At Hertfordshire Partnership Foundation Trust we are looking for people to join us who share our values and those of the NHS. Before your application can be considered please take part on our online values questionnaire which you can find in the 'Further Links' section of this advert. When you have finished you will be sent a 'completion code' by email, which will be valid for 6 months and required to submit your application form (If you are experiencing problems please call ( Phone number removed ) ).
An exciting opportunity for a LAS Core Trainee post has become available at the CQC rated ‘good’ trust, Hertfordshire Partnership NHS University Foundation Trust.
This is a Fixed Term appointment for 6 months initially (subject to review) – Part time or job sharing will also be considered.
Although this is not a training post, the post holders will work alongside and share on-call duties with our Core Trainees. Access to supervision and training opportunities is excellent and post holders will be supported in maintaining their training portfolio.
We have a modern Learning and Development Centre and an active Postgraduate Teaching Programme and a well-stocked library. Good facilities for study and training are available.
The right candidates will need to be able to communicate well with professionals and relatives, prioritise workload and to work effectively within a Multidisciplinary team
Eligible candidates should be fully registered with the GMC and have a license to practice, as well having experience and a real interest in psychiatry.
The post holder will be placed in a site in Hertfordshire and there will be the opportunity to gain experience in Community and Inpatient settings, Old Age Psychiatry, CAMHS, General Adult Psychiatry and Learning Disability and Forensic Psychiatry. Further information regarding base and speciality will be discussed at interview.
Hertfordshire Partnership NHS University Foundation Trust welcomes applications from individuals who are welcoming, kind, professional, respectful and professional. Hertfordshire is a good place to live, with good schools and excellent transport links to Central London.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Professor Kunle Ashaye, Head of Psychiatric Training - ( Email address removed )
Work for an NHS trust that’s been rated as Good’ by the CQC. Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (HPFT) is a successful provider of mental health and learning disability services with ambitions to be the leading provider in the country. We are already delivering services as far afield as Norfolk and North Essex as well as for the population of Hertfordshire. We are a Values Based organisation and our aim is to ensure that we deliver an experience that is consistently welcoming, kind, positive, respectful and professional, because these are the Values that our service users, carers and staff told us meant the most to them. We are currently embarking on a major transformation programme that will change the way that we deliver our services. We are also delighted to be named in the top 100 list of the best places to work in the health service in 2014, which is due to the national staff survey results as well as our range of engagement activities, the diversity of our staff, support for employees with a disability or those who have suffered mental ill health themselves, and our training and development programmes.
HPFT is committed to being an equal opportunities employer and in order to reflect the diversity of its population, positively encourages applications from all areas of the community. We aim to be a representative organisation with regards to age, disability, ethnicity, gender, beliefs and sexual orientation and are fully committed to equality, diversity and human rights and encourage applications from all sections of the community including users of mental health services.
The Trust is committed to helping staff balance work and home life and welcomes applications from candidates wishing to work part-time or under flexible working arrangements.
CANDIDATES ARE ADVISED TO SUBMIT APPLICATIONS EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT AS WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CLOSE VACANCIES PRIOR TO THE ADVERTISED CLOSING DATE.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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