Consultant Psychiatrist - CAMHS Part Time
Ref: CYG08394

  • Location
  • Cygnet Sheffield, 83 East Bank Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 3PX
  • Salary
  • Up to £150,000 pro rata
  • Hours
  • Part Time
  • Closing date
  • 04/03/2020
  • Are you a CAMHS Consultant Psychiatrist looking for a new opportunity? Cygnet Sheffield may have the perfect role for you.


    A new and exciting opportunity has become available for a part time Consultant CAMHS Psychiatrist to join our multidisciplinary team at Cygnet Hospital Sheffield on our brand new Low Secure Unit.


    The Opportunity


    In this role, the Consultant Psychiatrist will be expected to work collaboratively with the onsite multidisciplinary team which includes a wide range of professional disciplines and to work closely with NHS clinicians and commissioners who contract services from the hospital.

    This is a part time position (5 Programmed Activities) Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist post, which will based on the 15 bed CAMHS Low Secure Unit at Cygnet Hospital, Sheffield. The post holder will be expected to work as part of a multidisciplinary team which will include a wide range of professional disciplines and will work collaboratively with the NHS clinicians and commissioners who contract services from the hospital. The Unit will receive referrals from all over England.

    The Consultant Psychiatrist will be expected to lead on the provision of high quality care to the young people admitted to Peak View Ward. They will conduct and where appropriate, delegate the assessment and delivery of services to members of the multidisciplinary team, while closely supervising the activities of the team. The Consultant will also be required to participate in the 1 in 4 Consultant on-call rota.


    Are you the successful candidate we are looking for?


    • GMC registration (with licence to practice), Section 12 Approval and AC Status
    • On the Specialist Register for Child and Adolescent psychiatry or be within 6 months (at the scheduled time of the advisory appointments committee) of being accepted
    • Current experience as a Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist / working within CAMHS
    • Ability to take a leadership role in a multidisciplinary team, ensuring high quality care and staff morale
    • MRCPsych or equivalent – approved by the Royal College of Psychiatrists
    • Proven record of Continued Professional Development (CPD)


    In return, we will offer:


    • Salary: in the region of £150,000 pro rata
    • Company pension scheme
    • Free life assurance
    • A comprehensive employee assistance programme and discount centre
    • Paid leave for your birthday and anniversary of joining the company
    • Subsidised meals
    • CPD opportunities
    • Expert clinical supervision and peer support
    • Opportunity to undertake further learning and development opportunities


    About Us


    At Cygnet Health Care, we have almost 30 years’ experience in providing specialist mental health treatment, rehabilitation and support in service user focused environments that provide evidenced, quality health care in national and regional care pathways.




    The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS and reference check and an offer of employment will be subject to successful clearance.


    Are you looking for a new challenge where you can make a positive difference?


    Click the link to apply.


    *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.*

  • Location Information
  • Cygnet Hospital Sheffield offers a low secure service for women and CAMHS services for male and female adolescents over three distinct wards.

    Cygnet Hospital Sheffield is a purpose-built, therapeutic environment close to the city centre of Sheffield with a focus on supporting individuals to move along their care pathway towards independent living. Everyone has access to a range of social, therapeutic and activity spaces including classrooms, artrooms and gyms, teaching kitchens and gardens. It is a spacious and vibrant service providing positive and effective care with close links to local colleges and employers.


    This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

  • Job Description
  • Job_Description_0.5_WTE_Consultant_Child_and_Adolescent_Psychiatrist_CAMHS_General_Adolescent_Ward.docx

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