Consultant Psychiatrist in Liaison Psychiatry

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

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NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Full time - 37.5hrs pw/10 PAs
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Croydon University Hospital, 530 London Rd, Croydon
£76,761 - £103,490 pa
27/03/2018 23:59

An  opportunity has arisen to join the Liaison Psychiatry Team at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust with this Consultant post based at Croydon University Hospital. We are looking for an enthusiastic, driven and patient centred individual, with outstanding communication skills.  
This post is a new substantive 1.0wte consultant role working principally with the working age population. The post is part of on going expansion of services in line with NHS England guidance that 50% of hospitals with an Emergency Department should have ‘Core 24’ staffing in liaison psychiatry by 2020. You will be part of a growing 'ageless' multidisciplinary liaison psychiatry team in Croydon, with specialisms in child, general adult and older adult liaison psychiatry.
As part of the Psychological Medicine and Integrated Care Clinical Academic Group, and King's Health Partners, the major focus of our service is on delivering research and clinical care across mental and physical health. We are a popular placement for international students.

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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

For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr Alice Ashby, Associate Clinical Director MHOA Liaison, 07525236675
Dr Ranga Rao, Clinical Director PMIC

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