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Specialty Doctor

Job Description

We are seeking to appoint a Specialty doctor with an interest in the field of Older Adult Psychiatry on a whole-time or job share basis

The Specialty Doctor will work under the supervision of the Consultant Psychiatrist within the Service and will provide outpatient clinics, inpatient management and medical input to the multi-disciplinary team.

The clinical work will provide the opportunity to gain a variety of skills and increasing responsibility as experience develops.The service strongly supports continuing professional development and provides protected time for attendance at case conferences, journal clubs and for teaching, research and audit.

Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation NHS Trust is committed to providing the highest standard of Mental Health and Intellectual Disability services for the population of Rotherham, Doncaster, North and North East Lincolnshire & Manchester.The Trust is investing in new facilities, staffed by committed professionals who share a vision of service development based on clinical excellence.

Applicants must have full GMC registration, previous NHS experience within psychiatry at core trainee or a higher grade including working with patients within Older Adults services.They should have evidence of good communication skills and a commitment to multi-disciplinary and multi-agency working.

For further information about the post please contact Dr John Bottomley, Consultant Psychiatrist Older Adults, on  ( Phone number removed ) .

To apply for this post please complete the application form on the NHS Jobs website - Post Reference: 376-DMS-172

Closing Date 30 October 2016

Interview Date: TBC

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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UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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