Up to £130,000
My client is looking for a Consultant Psychiatrist with experience with supporting adults with patients with learning disabilities/autism.
About the role:
- Diagnostic and treatment reviews and mental and physical treatment administration
Preparation of reports for and attendance at Mental Health Tribunal hearings as appropriate. A good knowledge of the Mental Health Act is required
Physical care in liaison with our attending General Practitioner
Review of patients in preparation for CPA reviews and chairing of CPA reviews
Contribution of medical opinion by participating in the regular and exceptional MDT meetings
Provision of advice and support on request to other members of the team in issues related to his/her competence and expertise
Good record keeping and communication of results of assessments to colleagues and writing appropriate reports
Keeping correspondence with colleagues such as the referrers and other agencies as required
Taking an active role in administration and management of the team's clinical work in collaboration with/under the supervision of the service manager.
Provide clinical leadership to the multi-disciplinary team alongside the team manager
To work with colleagues to provide effective medical input for the shaping and developing of Learning Disability services within the region
Contribution to clinical governance and responsibility for setting and maintaining standards
Commitment to quality improvement
What to expect:
- Competitive salary,
- Generous Mileage allowance,
- Annual Leave - 30 days (plus 8)
- Life assurance,
- Private Medical insurance,
- Pension scheme.
Can you see yourself working in Darlington?
This job is advertised by Nathan; if you are interested in this position please click and apply now.
Please feel free to contact Nathan on or n.prescott @sevenhealthcare.com