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Associate Specialist Doctor

A fantastic job opportunity has arisen for a dedicated Associate Specialist Doctor to work in an amazing mental health service based in the Exeter, Devon area.

As the Associate Specialist Doctor you will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers


The service is a purpose-built facility, providing specialist care for adults with acute mental health needs


As the Associate Specialist Doctor your key duties include:

·         Ensuring an adequate handover to colleagues including out of hours

·         Seeking collateral history from other professionals and family

·         Completing discharge letters/reports/s62 forms as required in a timely manner

·         Preparing First-tier Tribunal and Hospital Managers' hearing reports under the supervision of Consultant

·         Depending on your experience, providing oral evidence at First-tier Tribunal and Hospital Managers' hearings under the supervision of the Consultant

·         Contributing to the service development by participating in Clinical Governance activities by conducting audits, research and teaching

·         Work effectively with colleagues to ensure that patients have access to appropriate medical cover at all times

·         Providing prospective cover to other specialty doctors when they are on leave


An ideal Associate Specialist Doctor must have these skills and experience as they are beneficial for this position:

·         Experience working in psychiatry within multi-disciplinary teams

·         To be in good standing with the Royal College of Psychiatrists

·         To have had an appraisal/RITA within the last year

·         At least 3 years' experience in Psychiatry

·         Experience working as a doctor within similar environment 

·         Section 12 (2) approval (desirable)

·         AC status (desirable)


The successful Associate Specialist Doctor will receive an excellent salary of £75,000 pro rata.

This exciting position is a Full Time role working 37.5 hours a week.

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

·         The equivalent of 25 days of annual leave, 8 bank holidays– plus your birthday off.

·         Free meals and parking

·         Wellbeing support and activities

·         Career development and training

·         Pension contribution

·         Life Assurance

·         Enhanced Maternity Package


To be considered for this position you must hold an MRCPsych and be registered with the GMC

Reference ID: 4176

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: £75,000 pro rata
  • Location: Exeter, Devon
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Contact: Peter Fit
  • Tel: 0121 638 0567
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 4176
  • Posted: 2020-09-16 10:19:25 -

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