Consultant In General Adult Psychiatry


Consultant In General Adult Psychiatry

Consultant (£96,963 - £128,841)

NHS HIGHLAND, Leachkin, Highland

  • Full time
  • Permanent

Posted 2 weeks ago, 30 May | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

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Full Job Description





32 hours Permanent Post

£96,963 - £128,841 per annum

We seek to appoint a self-motivated Clinician with an enthusiasm for General Adult Community Psychiatry to join our team of Psychiatrists in NHS Highland.  This post offers the opportunity to be a Psychiatrist to a population in the urban centre of Inverness. The post is supported by a well-developed community mental health team, colleagues in Primary care, specialist mental health services and good third sector links.  The recent pandemic has accelerated our existing capacity to deliver this service using digital technology, which opens up further opportunity to the post holder.  The post would be based in the Mental Health Service in the South and Mid Operational Unit with a base on the New Craigs site.  This is a part time (0.8 WTE) post.

Applicants must be on the GMC specialist register in General Adult Psychiatry or within 6 months of award of CCT by date of interview as consideration can be given to appoint on a proleptic basis.

This post requires participation in the Consultant on call rota at New Craigs Hospital; current rota frequency is 1: 16.5, availability supplement 3%.  Applications for flexible working will be considered, including the possibility of part time working, as above.

Interested applicants should contact Dr Amy MacAskill, Clinical Lead, New Craigs Hospital, Inverness on  Prospective applicants are most welcome to contact us in order to arrange an informal visit.

Applications to be made via Job Train only.

Closing date: 19-06-2024

Job Reference: MS14 187845

NHS Scotland is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best. To this end, NHS Scotland welcomes applications from all sections of society.

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