Associate Specialist Doctor

  • Full time
  • Exeter
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • August 13, 2020
  • £75,000

Elysium Healthcare are recruiting for an Associate Specialist Doctor.

Join the new multidisciplinary team at our new service, Pinhoe View in Exeter. The service is a purpose-built facility, providing specialist care for adults with acute mental health needs across two wards and eight individual flats and requires an Associate Specialist Doctor to be part of the team providing care for service users.

The 24-hour service will be well supported to support the recovery and rehabilitation of individuals by providing a pathway of care that supports them back to their community.

As an Associate Specialist Doctor, you will have prior experience working in a similar environment, completing specialist training within medicine. You will ensure all service users have a full physical health screen upon admission, this will include a physical examination, ECG and bloods, and you will manage any physical health concerns and continue to analyse their mental health.

As the finishing touches are mad to Pinhoe View, you will enjoy an extended induction at Wellesley Hospital in Wellington, Somerset. Here you will work alongside a network of healthcare professionals, ensuring you have the necessary training, support and preparation for Pinhoe View. It’s what delivering great healthcare should feel like.

Role – Associate Specialist Doctor

Location – Exeter, Devon

Salary – £75,000 pro rota

Hours – 37.5 per week, Full-Time

Start Date – To be announced

Your responsibilities

  • Ensuring an adequate handover to colleagues including out of hours.
  • Seeking collateral history from other professionals and family.
  • Completing discharge letters/reports/s62 forms as required in a timely manner.
  • Preparing First-tier Tribunal and Hospital Managers’ hearing reports under the supervision of Consultant.
  • Depending on your experience, providing oral evidence at First-tier Tribunal and Hospital Managers’ hearings under the supervision of the Consultant.
  • Contributing to the service development by participating in Clinical Governance activities by conducting audits, research and teaching.
  • Work effectively with colleagues to ensure that patients have access to appropriate medical cover at all times.
  • Providing prospective cover to other specialty doctors when they are on leave.

To be successful in this role, you’ll need

  • Full GMC registration
  • Experience working in psychiatry within multi-disciplinary teams
  • To be in good standing with the Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • To have had an appraisal/RITA within the last year
  • At least 3 years’ experience in Psychiatry
  • Experience working as a doctor within similar environment
  • MRCPsych (desirable)
  • Section 12 (2) approval (desirable)
  • AC status (desirable)

What you will get

  • Annual salary of £75,000
  • The equivalent of 25 days of annual leave, 8 bank holidays– plus your birthday off.
  • Free meals and parking
  • Wellbeing support and activities
  • Career development and training
  • Pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity Package

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

About your next employer

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care.

Each and every employee is valued and supported, as everyone has an important role to play in the success of Elysium. It is only with the dedication, passion and hard work from staff that excellent care programs that truly benefit the service users can be delivered.

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 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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To apply for this job please visit www.elysiumhealthcare.co.uk.

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