- Advert number: 306706-0
- Posted Date: 05/07/12
- Closing Date: 05/08/12
COVENTRY AND WARWICKSHIRE PARTNERSHIP NHS TRUST
St Michael’s Hospital, Warwick
OLD AGE PSYCHIATRY
One full time post
Salary range: £36,807-£68,638 per annum dependent on experience
This is an exciting opportunity to join a well established Old Age Psychiatry Service within the South Warwickshire Area. We are looking for an enthusiastic and energetic Doctor who wants to work in this field, and training will be provided in specialised aspects of the work.
You will join an integrated, Multidisciplinary Team, led by a full time Consultant in Old Age Psychiatry. The Service currently operates in a traditional manner, covering catchments of Royal Leamington Spa and Southam.
You will work within a well-established and supportive team. This is supported by Specialist Services for people with Dementia, and Hospital Liaison Services. The Service has close links with Warwick University Medical School, and there are opportunities for Research. The post attracts ten Programmed Activities but there may be the opportunity for Extra Programmed Activities for applicants who wish to join the General Psychiatry on-call rota. You will need full General Medical Council Registration, MRCPsych Part I (or equivalent), with significant experience of Postgraduate training, part of which must have been in a relevant specialty, and be approved or eligible for approval under Section 12 of the Mental Health Act. In addition, you will need to be a car owner and holder of a driving licence or be able to make appropriate arrangements for travel for the purposes of your employment.
Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust provides a comprehensive range of Mental Health Services. The Trust is a teaching institution, receiving medical students from Warwick Medical School, trainees from the Coventry and Warwickshire Rotational Training Scheme and higher trainees from the West Midlands Rotation.
For informal enquiries and/or a visit, please contact: Dr Rafi Arif, Medical Lead for Old Age Services, telephone: 01926 406722.
Please apply on line at: www.jobs.nhs.uk/in/cwpt however, if you have difficulty with this, please contact Lynne French, Medical Staffing/Human Resources Department, Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust, Wayside House, Wilsons Lane, Coventry CV6 6NY or telephone: 024 7684 4005 quoting reference 444-101-13. Closing date: 5th August 2012. Interview date: Week commencing 3rd September 2012. Committed to equal opportunities in employment. This post may not attract a work permit. Applications from candidates who require a work permit to work in the UK may not be considered if there are a sufficient number of other suitable applicants.