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  • Advert number: 232013-0
  • Posted Date: 11/02/10
  • Closing Date: 26/02/10

Mascalls Park, Brentwood
Reference: 578
We are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced Locum Fixed Term Specialty Doctor to work within the Havering inpatient team alongside the Consultant Psychiatrist, providing a service to the under 65 mentally ill residents of the London Borough of Havering. The post will commence as soon as possible and is for a period of six months. It will be based initially at Mascalls Park, Brentwood, but will relocate to new premises on the Goodmayes site in 2010.
 This is a new post to support the reconfiguration and transfer of acute inpatient wards from Mascalls Park to the Goodmayes site, with full administrative support. The postholder will be a vital member of the inpatient team and there will be opportunities for further development in our Foundation Trust. The appointee will work in close liaison with the Havering Home Treatment Team and Paediatric Intensive Care Unit. Continuing Professional Development is encouraged and there is an active Postgraduate programme in place jointly with the North London Rotational Training Scheme in Psychiatry.
 Applications are invited from applicants who have full GMC registration, wide experience, with a minimum of at least 4 years at Senior House Officer level with two years’ experience in Psychiatry, including six months’ experience in Acute or Emergency Psychiatry and preferably with Section 12 approval. Higher qualifications, MRCPsych, are desirable.
 For informal discussion and to arrange a visit to the department, please contact Dr Vincent Perry, Inpatient Consultant, telephone 0844 600 1200 ext 5726 or Dr Jill Chaloner, Associate Medical Director for Havering, telephone 0844 600 1200 ext. 5714.
 To complete an online application form please visit  If you have any queries please email Reference: 578. Closing date: 26th February 2010. Interview date: mid March 2010.