Consultant Psychiatrist in Liaison Psychiatry

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

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NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Part time - 24hrs pw/6 PAs
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Croydon University Hospital
£76,761 - £103,490 pa pro rata
02/04/2018 23:59

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Older Adult Liaison Psychiatry Team at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust with this new Consultant post based at Croydon University Hospital. 

This post is a new substantive 0.6wte consultant role working principally with the older population, and created in line with the NHS England Core 24 initiative. You will be part of a growing multidisciplinary liaison psychiatry service in Croydon, with specialisms in child, general adult and older adult liaison psychiatry.

As part of the Mental Health for Older Adults, and Psychological Medicine and Integrated Care Clinical Academic Groups and King's Health Partners, the major focus of our service is on delivering research and excellence in clinical care across mental and physical health.  We are a popular placement for international students.  We are looking for an enthusiastic, driven and patient centred individual, with outstanding communication skills to join us in this exciting new role.  

Please note that interviews will be held on 20th April 2018

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Dr Patrick McGuinness, Consultant Psychologist,  Associate Clinical Director MHOA Liaison, Tel:  07969587265


Prof. Robert Stewart, Consultant Psychiatrist, Croydon University Hospital,

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