Consultant Psychiatrist & Medical Director

An exciting job opportunity has arisen for a committed Consultant Psychiatrist & Medical Director to work in an exceptional hospital service based in the Hayes, Bromley area.

As a Consultant Psychiatrist & Medical Director you will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers.

The hospital provides care and treatment for patients with a wide range of Mental Health issues both as inpatients and day patients.

This service specialises in providing care for patients with Acute mental health conditions, addiction issues - both drug and alcohol, and also has specialist Eating Disorders and Aspergers units.

As a Consultant Psychiatrist & Medical Director your day to day duties include:

·         To provide medical leadership to the Multi-Disciplinary senior management and clinical team.

·         To ensure the consultants are appraised at least once per year in line with national standards and ensure with the Hospital Director that all other hospital medical staff receive appraisals in accordance with the Revalidation and Appraisal of Doctors according to Priory Healthcare & Partnerships in Care policy.

They must also maintain their own Revalidation.

·         Jointly with the Hospital Director manage the complaints procedure relating to or having implications for the delivery of clinical services.

·         To manage performance of doctors and disciplinary matters relating to doctors, including probationary reviews.

·         To ensure learning and teaching of medical staff on site through case conferences, peer case discussion etc

·         To use audit and benchmarking, performance data, learning from incidents and complaints, service user experience feedback and compliance inspections to continuously improve the performance of the clinical team, particularly in relation to medical team

·         Effectively manage own case load as a Consultant Psychiatrist.


An ideal Consultant Psychiatrist & Medical Director must have these skills as they are beneficial for this position:

·         Approved post graduate degree MRCPsych or equivalent

·         Be expected to have completed appropriate specialist training, have Section 12(2) approval and be an Approved Clinician

·         An experienced consultant psychiatrist

·         Ability to carry the confidence of the consultant and non consultant medical staff of the hospital

·         Strong communication and negotiation skills

·         Effective leadership and management of the consultants


The successful Consultant Psychiatrist & Medical Director will receive an amazing annual salary of £180,000 per annum.  This exciting position has Full and Part Time hours available.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

·         25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (at commencement of employment)

·         A group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)

·         Private Medical Insurance Scheme

·         Life Assurance

·         Free meals while on duty

·         Care first - Employee Assistance Services

·         Continuous learning and development

·         Childcare vouchers

·         Career development

·         Personal health insurance

·         An employee assistance programme

·         Voluntary benefit


To be considered for this position you must hold an approved post graduate degree MRCPsych or equivalent and you must have completed appropriate specialist training, have Section 12(2) approval and be an Approved Clinician

Reference ID: 3924

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call Peter Fit on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV to

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £180,000 per annum
  • Location: Hayes, Bromley
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Contact: Peter Fit
  • Tel: 0121 638 0567
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 3924
  • Posted: 2020-07-03 12:49:36 -

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