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Job Description
Consultant Psychiatrist - Adult
NHS Foundation Trust
England - Somerset
Salary is £76,761 - £103,490 p.a. 
Indigo Healthcare are seeking to appoint a Consultant Psychiatrist specialisting in Early Psychosis.
Key responsibilities include:
  • Deliver direct interventions including assessment, diagnosis and treatment of mental and physical health needs through outpatient clinics and domiciliary visits as required.
  • Acts as Responsible Clinician (RC) for patients subject to a Community Treatment Order and occasionally, by mutual agreement, for patients on extended Section 17 leave.
  • Undertake MHA assessments for patients
  • Work closely with the community teams to provide effective multidisciplinary collaborative care; this will include availability for consultation, case discussion and clear clinical leadership to the mental health service
  • Work collaboratively with the inpatient consultant and teams to ensure smooth transition for patients admitted and discharged from the ward
  • Provide clinical leadership regarding the physical health assessments of clients and provide clinical supervision
  • Assess patients and give advice about management plans
  • Provide input as a senior clinician into the development of the service
Candiated Requirements include:
  • GMC Specialist Registration (or able to gain it within 12 months or starting)
  • MRCPsych
  • Substantial experience of working in Adult Psychiatry at Consultant level or Middle Grade Level
  • Have experience of working with early Psychosis clients
Indigo Healthcare are experts at placing Drs with a 60+ years combined experience. Indigo provides an end to end service from detailed interview preparation, career coaching and assistance throughout the relocation process. We offer a friendly, professional and confidential service.
Please contact the team on +44 (0)330 123 9665 to discuss all opportunities further.  We look forward to hearing from you.