- Child and Adolescent Mental Health
- NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor
- Full Time - 37.5 hrs
- Maudsley Hospital
- £37,923 - £70,718 pa
- 25/03/2018 23:59
Full Time Permanent (10PAs) – 2 Posts
Specialty Doctor in Child and Adolescent Mental Health / Paediatric Neurodisability / General Practice with experience in mental health
Centre for Interventional Paediatric Psychopharmacology and Rare Diseases (CIPPRD) – National & Specialist CAMHS CAG
Winner of 2015 RCPsych Award for Psychiatric Team of the Year: Children & Adolescents
We are delighted to invite applications for two full time permanent Specialty Doctor posts in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry in Child and Adolescent Mental Health / Paediatric Neurodisability / General Practice with experience in mental health (10PA) to join the established Centre for Interventional Paediatric Psychopharmacology and Rare Diseases (CIPPRD), a national and specialist outpatient Tier 4 Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service. The posts are based within the CAMHS Clinical Academic Group of South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, the most comprehensive mental health service for children and young people in the country.
The Trust is a leading mental health service provider working in partnership with the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience as part of the King’s Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre.
There are excellent opportunities for professional development including management, training, research, and audit experience. There is also opportunity for teaching locally within the service to multi-disciplinary and medical colleagues, to post-graduates at King’s College London, and to psychiatry trainees on the Maudsley/SLaM training scheme.
The CIPPRD is headed by Professor Santosh and attends to children and young people up to the age of 18 years who present with a range of significant mental health difficulties with complex neurodevelopmental problems, acquired brain injury, childhood dementias and physical problems and provide extended care to those with rare diseases up to the age of 24 years. Translational research including innovative clinical trials on Rett Syndrome is currently underway in CIPPRD. Opportunities to participate in research are available and encouraged. CIPPRD is the winner of 2015 Royal College of Psychiatrists Award for the Psychiatric Team of the Year: Children & Adolescents.
The post holder will work alongside Professor Santosh, another Consultant Psychiatrist, and a Consultant Clinical Psychologist in the service. The team is multidisciplinary, includes a range of experienced staff, and supported by two full time administrators.
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
Professor Paramala Santosh, Consultant Psychiatrist and Head, CIPPRD on 02032283900 / 3995
If you have problems applying, contact
- 020 3228 5259