Consultant Psychiatrist - Neuropsychiatry
Ref: CYG06711

  • Location
  • Cygnet Brunel, Brunel House, Crow Lane, Henbury, Bristol, BS10 7DP
  • Salary
  • Up to £150,000 (Depending on Experience)
  • Hours
  • Full Time / Part Time /Bank
  • Closing date
  • 18/10/2019
  • Are you an enthusiastic and experienced Consultant Psychiatrist with an interest in Neuropsychiatry looking for a new challenge? Do you want to join an organisation that truly lives its values?


    An exciting new opportunity has become available for a Consultant Psychiatrist with interest in Neuropsychiatry to join our team at Cygnet Brunel.


    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.


    This is a part-time (4-6 programmed activities) or full-time Consultant position (10 PA) providing neuropsychiatric care for Acquired Brain Injury Rehabilitation to male patients aged 18-65 at Cygnet Brunel, Bristol.


    As a fully registered member of the GMC, you will be a consultant with senior leadership experience in mental health. You will be required to provide strong, visible leadership in the provision of effective and high quality services. You will be supported by vibrant, well-resourced multi-disciplinary teams, with an absolute focus on delivering superior patient care through a range of proven models of treatment.


    Candidate Profile:


    • Full GMC Registration, Section 12 and AC Status
    • Preferably experience within Neuropsychiatry as well
    • Approval under Section 12 of the Mental Health Act
    • MRCPsych or equivalent
    • Ability to work alongside and lead a multidisciplinary team
    • In-depth knowledge of Mental Health Legislation
    • Knowledge of risk assessment and risk management principles
    • Proven record of Continued Professional Development (CPD)
    • Excellent communication skills
    • You will participate in an on call rota


    In return, we will offer you:


    • Salary: up to £150,000 (Depending on Experience)
    • NHS Discount Card
    • Free meals
    • Generous annual leave entitlement which increases with length of service
    • CPD support, PDP programmes and study leave with funding support
    • Active participation in clinical governance and allied support meetings
    • Appraisal and revalidation support
    • Opportunity to undertake further learning and development
    • Medical indemnity cover
    • Contributory pension scheme and free meals during working hours.


    About Us


    At Cygnet Health Care you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients and their families. We have built a reputation for delivering pioneering services and outstanding outcomes for the people in our care. Our expert and highly dedicated care enables 2200 individuals across 108 services to consistently make a positive difference to their lives, through service-user focused care and rehabilitation.



    Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

    *Please note - speculative recruitment emails are not to be sent directly to our clinical staff, these need to go via our internal recruitment team. If speculative candidates are sent directly to a member of the clinical team, we will consider these candidates as our own.*
    Are you seeking a new and rewarding challenge where you can make a positive change?
    Please click the link to apply.


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