- Advert number: 301648-0
- Posted Date: 30/04/12
SUSSEX PARTNERSHIP NHS TRUST
Due to retirement of the previous postholder, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Consultant Psychiatrist to lead our ten bed Male Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit, based at Mill View Hospital. Pavilion provides care and treatment for male patients requiring Intensive Care, and treatment and referrals will be taken from a variety of sources, including Acute Inpatient Services, Prison, Police Stations, Crisis Services and other providers. The Clinical Team maintain high standards of care with an emphasis on engagement and comprehensive assessment.
This Unit has recently been refurbished to the highest specification, and provides areas of low stimulation, supervised confinement and specific recreational and therapies space. The Nursing Team is almost fully recruited and the majority of the team, including the Ward Manager, have been working within the Unit for a considerable period, and have a substantial depth of knowledge in caring for patients in this environment. The role of Consultant Psychiatrist is integral in supporting the continued development and maintaining of excellent standards, including AIMS accreditation and participation in NAPICU membership.
To discuss this post further, please contact Sabine Munzinger, Lead Consultant, telephone: 01273 621984 ext. 2481 or Lindsay Towle, General Manager, telephone: 01273 621984 ext. 2438.
For further information, job description, person Specification and to apply, please visit: www.jobs.nhs.uk or contact Medical Staffing, telephone: 01903 845775. Reference: 354-MD-WSX-035-11.