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  • Advert number: 299279-0
  • Posted Date: 29/03/12

Alpha Hospital Sheffield

Alpha Hospital Sheffield provides Low Secure and Locked Rehabilitation services dedicated to providing gender sensitive care and treatment for patients detained under the Mental Health Act 1983. Located close to the city centre and local railway station, the hospital is purpose built and opened in June 2007.


We are currently looking for a dynamic, forward thinking Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist who is committed to the provision of high quality services. You will be joining an experienced and well established Multidisciplinary Team which utilises an evidence based Model of Care based on Integrated Therapies.

You will have experience in the provision of services for patients with complex needs, including personality related Pathology. You will have good interpersonal and communication skills, provide clinical leadership and be flexible and innovative in approach. You must have the MRCPsych or equivalent, Higher Specialty Training, registration with the GMC and be Section 12(2) approved.

If you are interested in learning more about this post, please contact Dr Grainne Coakley, Medical Director, telephone: 0114 279 3365, for an informal discussion, or contact Carole Barker, Human Resources Officer, telephone: 0161 762 4244 for an application pack. Alternatively, please send your curriculum vitae to:

Alpha Hospitals is dedicated to equal opportunities.