Consultant Psychiatrist - Neuropsychiatry
Ref: CYG11850


  • Location
  • Cygnet Brunel, Brunel House, Crow Lane, Henbury, Bristol, BS10 7DP
  • Salary
  • Up to £150,000 pro rata (Depending on Experience)
  • Hours
  • Full Time / Part Time /Bank
  • Closing date
  • 07/12/2020
  • Consultant Psychiatrist – Neuropsychiatry
    Salary: Up to £150,000 pro rata (Depending on Experience)
    Location: Cygnet Brunel, Bristol, BS10 7DP

     

    Are you an outstanding Consultant Psychiatrist looking for new challenges, career development and a competitive salary?

    We have an excellent opportunity at Cygnet Brunel, for a Consultant Psychiatrist to join us on a part-time (4-6 programmed activities) or full-time (10 PA) basis. This role provides neuropsychiatric care for Acquired Brain Injury Rehabilitation to male patients aged 18-65 at Cygnet Brunel, Bristol.

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

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

    Cygnet Brunel is a 32 bed Neuropsychiatric service offering neurorehabilitation for complex acquired brain injury individuals. The hospital is a modern facility which has been designed specifically to provide a clinically led evidence based neuropsychiatric pathway for individuals presenting with behaviours that challenge. Our focus is to create a therapeutic rich environment which engages our service users and provides the opportunity to minimise their challenging behaviour and maximise their independence.

    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
    • Preferably experience within Neuropsychiatry  
    • Experienced & knowledgeable in adult psychiatry & 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.  

    What next?
    If you care about making a difference – we want to talk to you.
    Click the link to apply.

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