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NELFT North East London Foundation Trust
£99,532 to £131,964 Per annum, plus London Allowance £2162pa
Closing date
2 Aug 2024
COMMUNITY OLD AGE CONSULTANT PSYCHIATRISTOACMHT - NORTH (Harold Wood)Job Details:Salary �93,666 - �126,281 per annumContract SubstantiveHours Full-time: 10 Programmed Activities (DCC:SPA = 7.5:2.5)On call Frequency 1:50 Category A - 3% on call supplement (Pro-rata)Location 26 Gubbins Lane, Harold Wood, Essex, RM3 0QAQualifications needed:o Full GMC registration with a licence to practiceo CCT or equivalento Section 12 Approval or eligibility for ito Approved Clinician status, or eligibility for ito Inclusion in, or eligibility for inclusion in the Specialist Register or within 6 monthsof obtaining CCST

Main duties of the job

To be successful in your application, you will need:o To demonstrate that your values are in line with that of NELFT's values,o To be innovative, motivated, and passionate about Older Adult mental health care,o Essential understanding of current developments in mental health care,o To be a team player

NELFT Benefits:o Relocation expenseso Career Development and trainingo Just & Compassionate Cultureo Award winning Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion initiativeso Vivup employee benefits platform and salary sacrifice schemeo Salary Finance and Financial Wellbeing supporto Employee Assistance Programmeo Health & Wellness initiativeso 11 Staff Networks including parents & carers network, ethnic minorities network,LGBT+ network and Disability network to name a fewo Retail Discountso Flexible working and agile workingo Cycle to work scheme

About us

Why NELFT?NELFT is an award-winning community and mental health Trust, providing healthcarefor over 4.9 million people, ensuring our patients, family and friends feel confident thattheir health needs are met. We are committed to delivering the best care to thecommunities we serve across North East London, Essex and Kent.With an excellent reputation for research and development, our skilled healthcareprofessionals are at the cutting edge of evidence-based innovation, opening up thepossibilities for better ways of working and delivery of care. Joining us will provide youwith unparalleled access to training opportunities, continuous CPD, peer supportgroups, and a robust supervision and appraisal system.We are currently recruiting to an Old Age Consultant Psychiatrist position in the OlderAdults Community Mental Health Team - North, based at 26 Gubbins Lane, HaroldWood, Essex, RM3 0QA.You will work alongside 0.5wte Senior Trainee and 0.5wte Core Trainee within theservice.

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will be expected to: Work as part of multidisciplinary teams providing care to older adult people withmental health needs, across Havering - North. Provide senior medical support and guidance to the team Work directly with older adults and their families and liaise as appropriate with otherexternal older adult mental health providers and acute hospitals Participate in the on-call rota frequency is currently 1:50, with a 3% of basic salary,Category A on-call supplement Support your peers and team leader, and be an effective team member whilstallowing them to work with their own initiative Commit to collaborative working, actively supporting and liaising with other healthand social professionals, and agencies.

Why Havering?The Havering Directorate is patient focused in their approach, and receptive to newideas or approaches. We are forward thinking, dynamic and innovative. It has a cultureof mutual respect and support between colleagues, and a willingness to support botheducation, development, and advancement.

Best care by the best people 2 Havering is a relatively affluent local authority but there are pockets of deprivation to thenorth (Gooshays and Heaton wards) and south (South Hornchurch) of the borough.

Havering has excellent transport connections in the borough and to central London

Person Specification



  • Full GMC registration with a licence to practice



  • CCT or equivalent

Section 12 Approval


  • Section 12 Approval or eligibility for it



  • Approved Clinician status, or eligibility for it

Specialist Register


  • Inclusion in, or eligibility for inclusion in the Specialist Register or within 6 months of obtaining CCST

Employer details

Employer name

NELFT North East London Foundation Trust


Wood Street Health Centre

6 Linford Road, , London


E17 3LA

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