Consultant Neuropsychiatrist
Ref: CYG11513


  • Location
  • Cygnet Pindar House Upper Sheffield Road, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 4PL
  • Salary
  • Up to £150,000 (depending on experience)
  • Closing date
  • 04/11/2020
  • Are you an outstanding Consultant Neuropsychiatrist looking for new challenges, career development and a competitive salary?

    We have an excellent opportunity at Cygnet Pindar House. This is a full-time position (10 programmed activities) providing neuropsychiatric care to adult (18-65) male inpatients at Cygnet Pindar House. Cygnet Pindar House is 22 bed Neuropsychiatric rehabilitation facility for men affected by acquired brain injuries.

    In this role, your expertise will be the driving force for life-changing treatment – fully supported by a first-class multidisciplinary team.

    And you’ll have the opportunity to progress to Medical Director level through our management schemes.  

    Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects while reaping the rewards of making a difference to others – every day.

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    Your role responsibilities…

    • Work as part of a multidisciplinary team (MDT)
    • Take overall responsibility for patient treatment plans in conjunction with the MDT
    • Assess referrals & undertake mental state examinations of service users
    • Undertake appropriate investigations, diagnosis & treatment
    • Participate in ward rounds & clinical audits
    • Lead the implementation of risk assessment, risk management & embed clinical governance
    • Supervise reports for Mental Health Act tribunals & managers’ hearings & attend hearings
    • Participate in the on-call rota

    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

    • Salary up to £150,000 (depending on experience)
    • Generous annual leave entitlement that increases with length of service
    • Study leave & support with CPD opportunities
    • Opportunity to undertake further learning and development
    • Medical indemnity cover
    • Company paid life assurance scheme
    • Contributory pension scheme
    • Free meals on duty & cycle to work scheme
    • Access to the NHS Discount Scheme
    • Smart Health Toolkit, providing fitness programmes, nutrition consultation & health checks
    • Relocation package will also be considered

    We are looking for someone who is... 

    • Fully GMC registered & MBBS (or equivalent) qualified 
    • Registered on the specialist register (CCT/CESR), Section 12 and AC Status
    • Experienced & knowledgeable in neuropsychiatry & mental health diagnosis
    • Knowledgeable of the Mental Health Act and Code of Practice, along with the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Code of Capacity
    • A first-rate communicator who can interview, assess & treat patients & write clear, comprehensive medical notes
    • Committed to continued professional development
    • Able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
    • A member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists (MRCPsych) or equivalent

    Successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

    Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years. We have built a reputation for delivering pioneering services and outstanding outcomes. Our expert care enables thousands of individuals to consistently make a positive difference to their lives.  

    We maintain a good relationship with our quality regulators and undergo regular inspections, with 85% of our services rated ‘Good’ or ‘Outstanding’. We also operate an internal system of quality care, treatment and positive outcomes.

    What next?
     

    If you care about making a difference – we want to talk to you.
     

    Click the link to apply.

     

  • Job Description
  • JD_Cygnet_Pindar_House.doc

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