Associate Specialist Doctor

Location: Exeter

Salary: £75,000 per annum + Relocation package/golden hello


We’re working with a leading private client who is looking for an Associate Specialist Doctor to join their new service in Exeter.

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

The 24-hour service is designed to support the recovery and rehabilitation of individuals by providing a pathway of care that supports them back to their community.

As an Associate Specialist Doctor, you will have prior experience working in a similar environment, completing specialist training within medicine.

You will ensure all service users have a full physical health screen upon admission, this will include a physical examination, ECG and bloods, and you will manage any physical health concerns and continue to analyse their mental health.

You will receive a comprehensive induction at their already operating service local to Exeter.

Here you will work alongside a network of healthcare professionals, ensuring you have the necessary training, support and preparation.

Your responsibilities will include but not limited to

  • ·          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 always have access to appropriate medical cover.
  • ·          Providing prospective cover to other specialty doctors when they are on leave.

Person Specification:

Full GMC registration, 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

  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £75k per year + Golden hello/relocation
  • Location: Exeter, Devon, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Sterling Cross Trading LLP
  • Contact: Joe Parker
  • Tel: 01304200313
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: AA/EX/
  • Posted: 2021-04-18 19:00:31 -

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