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Specialty Doctor

Job Description

We are currently building a new Women’s hospital in Coventry which is due to open at the beginning of 2017 and have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Specialty Doctor to join us towards the end of this year.

Cygnet is one of the UK’s leading specialist mental health care providers and, as a growing organisation, has exciting plans for the future which include this brand new development. This all-female service joins Cygnet’s national network of mental health hospitals and will offer 56 inpatient beds across three services, opening in January 2017.

We’re looking for someone with previous psychiatric experience. You will be expected to be fully involved as a practising psychiatrist within the multidisciplinary team, with delegated responsibility for the patients assigned to yourself. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential, as you’ll be required to work collaboratively and effectively within a busy team.

We offer:

• Teaching & CPD programmes • generous study & exam leave • financial support for further training and personal development • active participation in clinical governance • appraisal & peer supervision • the potential for rotation between services • contributory pension scheme • free life insurance.

This is a great opportunity to set the culture and shape the services. To find out more or have an informal chat with our Recruitment team, call  ( Phone number removed )  or email ( Email address removed ).

The Hospital Manager is based on-site during construction and can be available by appointment to meet with individuals who are interested in the position.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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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