Specialty Doctor (Psychiatry) - Coral Ward - Langley Green Hospital

Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
£50,373 to £78,759 a year per annum (pro rata for part time working)
Closing date
4 Apr 2023

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Specialty doctor
Contract Type
Full Time
Sussex Partnership have an exciting opportunity for a Specialty Doctor to join our inpatient team on Coral Ward at Langley Green Hospital in Crawley.

Please note this post attracts a Golden Hello payment of up to £5,000. Information on this can be obtained from the Medical Staffing Team on 0300 304 0393.

At Sussex Partnership we are committed to providing opportunities forflexible working. If you would like to work differently or different hours to those advertised, please get in touch to discuss this in more detail.

Main duties of the job

This post provides specialty doctor cover to an acute in-patient ward at Langley Green Hospital in Crawley. It is an opportunity for a specialty doctor to join the dynamic team at Langley Green in working to provide high quality in-patient healthcare for the local population.

The post holder will contribute to safety huddles, ward reviews and will provide high quality care to patients admitted to the ward. You will have the opportunity to write reports for hearings and present medical evidence. You will become an active member of the ward MDT.

About us

If you haven't thought about living in Sussex before then you should consider the following:
  • Journey from the coast to the countryside in minutes
  • Enjoy a lifestyle where there are renowned cycle routes and picturesque walks, including the famous South Downs Way in the South Downs National Park!
  • Embrace taking time to discover all the miles of scenic coastline
  • Easy access to airports - Gatwick and Heathrow are both within 90 minutes of the county, providing links to Europe and beyond
  • London is also within easy reach via local and national bus routes and national mainline stations

We are a teaching Trust with strong links with Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS). Every cluster has a trainee, including F2, GP trainees, core or higher trainees. We also provide training for medical students and Physician Associate students from BSMS.

Job description Job responsibilities

Please see the Job description/ person specification for more details about this post and the organisation.

There is only so much we can say in an advert and Job Description, so we would love to hear from you if you want to find out more about this exciting opportunity.

Person Specification Essential and Desirable Essential
  • MBBS
  • 4 years postgraduate training with at least 2 years in relevant specialty.
  • Fully registered with GMC with license to practice.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent clinical skills using bio psycho social perspective and wide medical knowledge.
  • MRCPsych
  • Qualification or higher degree in medical education, clinical research or management
  • Approval under s12 or ability to achieve within 3 months of appointment

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