CAMHS Consultant Psychiatrist

Elysium Healthcare
Potters Bar
Competitive salary
07 May 2021
17 May 2021
Role Type
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Do you want to work in a friendly, committed and established CAMHS Mental Health service where your knowledge and skills will be valued? Are you a Consultant Psychiatrist with experience of working with people with young people with mental health co-morbidities? Then join the team at Potters Bar Clinic.

You will work 37.5 hours a week and will see you join supportive and experience team to provide child and adolescents tier 4 services for young people aged 13 to 18 with complex needs. You will be working in a service that provides evidence based and focused treatment programmes designed for the individual needs of each young person

You will be registered on the Specialist Register for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry with a license to practice with experience of CAMHs and leading multidisciplinary teams.

Potters Bar Clinic is situated in Potters Bar, close to Barnet and commutable from Borehamwood, Hatfield, Watford and North London with good public transport networks and local amenities.

When you work for Elysium Healthcare, you have instant access to a large and supportive peer group of like-minded professionals to engage and network with.

There is an on-call element to this role (currently 1 in 6) and covers four existing CMAHS unit, including Potters Bar Clinic, Brighton & Hove Clinic, Rhodes Wood Hospital and Cotswold Spa.

Your Responsibilities:
  • Review referrals and determine appropriateness for admission
  • Conduct Admission assessment and ensure effective management plans
  • Conduct risk assessment and review regularly
  • Allocate specialist psychological treatments
  • Assess physical health
  • Ensuring effective liaison with referring/community teams, specialists and Commissioners.

To be successful in this role, you'll need:

  • Registered on the GMC Specialist Register for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry with a licence to practise.
  • Experience of CAMHS Forensic and/or Eating Disorders desirable

What you will get
  • Compeitive annual salary
  • The equivalent of 30 days annual leave (pro-rata) - plus your birthday off!
  • Free meals
  • Wellbeing support and activities
  • Career development and training
  • Pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity Package

There are also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check and much more.

About your next employer

You will have the opportunity for regular career development to ensure you're on the cutting edge and at the top of your game. You'll have access to excellent CPD, plus access to a large peer group of enthusiastic and high-calibre consultants.

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person's individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.

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