Consultant Psychiatrist

An amazing job opportunity has arisen for a committed Consultant Psychiatrist to work in an exceptional hospital based in the Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire area.

As the Consultant Psychiatrist you will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers


This service is a neurobehavioral locked rehabilitation hospital for patients with acquired brain injury and neuro-progressive conditions patient displaying co-existing neuropsychiatric conditions and challenging behaviour


As a Consultant Psychiatrist your key responsibilities include:

·         You will be expected to take clinical responsibility for patients, including transdisciplinary ward rounds, risk reviews, strategic reviews and the development of a therapeutic milieu, as well as fulfilling the role of Responsible Clinician to patients detained under the Mental Health Act (1983)

·         You will be required to supervise the process of referral and admission including contributing to preadmission assessments of people with Acquired brain injury and Huntington's disease, with other team members and contributing to management meetings, clinical governance meetings for the services provided at the hospital, and contributing to the development and evaluation of services in collaboration with the Lead Consultant and Clinical Service Manager

·         Help deliver in-house training programmes within the services and offering supervision to other members of the trans-disciplinary team, and maintaining CPD and re-validation requirements, as determined by the Royal College of Psychiatrists or other relevant statutory bodies

·         Ensures the services and support provide offers good value for money and supports the overall aim of the site and is able to problem solve based upon acquiring systemic knowledge and experience where some adaptive and creative thinking is occasionally required when translating best practice and evidence based research into practical operational solutions for application within the department


An ideal Consultant Psychiatrist must have these skills and experience as they are beneficial for this position:

·         Be a good team player

·         Be keen to participate in a transdisciplinary approach to assessment, formulation and management plans

·         Can work autonomously to agreed short and medium term objectives where professional advice will be immediately obvious

·         Able to understand the impact their actions will have on the care of the patient and the workings of the transdisciplinary team

·         Have experience of working in inpatient settings with people with an acquired brain injury and Huntington’s disease


The successful Consultant Psychiatrist will receive an excellent salary from £104,000 up to £110,000 per annum DOE.

This exciting position is a Part Time role working 30 hours a week.

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 a CCST / CCT (or equivalent) in the relevant areas of Psychiatry and continue to hold registration with the GMC including the relevant Specialist Register

Reference ID: 2344

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: £104,000 - £110,000 per annum DOE
  • Location: Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Contact: Peter Fit
  • Tel: 0121 638 0567
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 2344
  • Posted: 2020-07-31 15:38:11 -

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