Specialist Grade Doctor in Old Age Psychiatry based in North Warwickshire 1 x Post (10 PAs) (£80,693 - £ 91,584 per annum)
Following service redesign Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust (CWPT) invites applications for the role of Specialist Grade Doctor in Old Age Psychiatry.
Working within North Warwickshire this new full-time position is split between The Railings in Rugby and The Manor, Nuneaton.
Main duties of the job For more information about this role please see the attached job description. This will give you a better overview of the duties, job plan and requirements.
The post holder will join a medical team of 3 Consultant psychiatrists and will be expected to work closely with the Multi-disciplinary Teams across three Integrated Practice Units (IPUs).
Their primary responsibility will be to provide medical and psychiatric assessment of patients over 65 years old with functional and organic conditions referred to the IPUs. Along with the assessment and treatment of routine patients, the post holder will also be expected to conduct some semi urgent reviews and Mental Health Act assessments of patients already open to the service.
CWPT provides a full range of expanding physical, mental health and learning disability services to children, young adults, adults and older adults over many sites across Coventry, Warwickshire and Solihull.
Services are provided to a population of over one million people living in Coventry and Warwickshire and also a wider geographical area in some of our specialist services, we see on average around 5,000 patients every day.
Rated good by the CQC, the Trust is an organisation that is continuously improving, and we welcome interest from individuals who want to make a difference.
Job description Job responsibilities For more information about this role please see the attached job description. This will give you a better overview of the duties, job plan and requirements.
Criteria to apply include GMC registration and experience in Old Age Psychiatry. The post holder must also be Section 12 approved.
Person Specification Qualifications Essential
- Able to travel for work purposes and have access to an independent means of transport.
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