Consultant Psychiatrist in Working Age Adults

Employer Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type NHS Town Alnwick Salary £82,096 – £110,683 per annum Closing
10/12/2020 23:59
Consultant Psychiatrist in Working Age Adults Consultant
Cumbria, Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust is one of the
largest healthcare Trusts in the country. Serving a population of 1.7
million, with a budget of circa £380 million and 7,000 staff, we work from
over 70 sites across Northumberland, Newcastle, North Tyneside, Gateshead,
South Tyneside, Sunderland and Cumbria.
We have been rated outstanding by the CQC and in November 2017 won the
prestigious HSJ Award for Provider of the Year.
We provide a diverse range of specialist and generic health care services
to both children and adults, their families and carers and we have a number
of regional and national specialist services to England, Ireland, Scotland
and Wales.
To be a leader in the delivery of high quality care and a champion for
those we serve.
CNTW values and respects the diversity of its employees, and aims to
recruit a workforce which reflects our diverse communities. We welcome
applications irrespective of people’s age, gender, race or ethnicity,
religion or belief (With the exception of Chaplaincy Posts), sexual
orientation, disability including mental health conditions or other
personal circumstances.
The following information provides an overview of the skills, qualities,

And Qualifications Needed For This Role.

We are committed to the health and wellbeing of our staff and we have a
number of initiatives and support for staff including access to psychology
and counselling services. We are proud to be recognised as a mindful
We have Maintaining Excellence level in the Better Health at Work award and
also achieved the Investors in People Health and Wellbeing Award.
The Trust is committed to achieving high standards of health for its
service users, staff and visitors providing a safe environment for staff,
we operate a smoke free policy on all sites.
Job Title: Consultant Psychiatrist in Working Age Adults
Would you like to work in a CQC ‘Outstanding’ rated Mental Health and
Learning Disability Trust? Do you want to make a difference in changing
people’s lives? If you are passionate about delivering excellent patient
care, we are looking for you to join our Medical Workforce team. In return
you will work with a dynamic multi-disciplinary team, receive superb
training and development opportunities and excellent staff benefits.
We are looking for applications from suitably qualified Consultants
interesting in joining the Working Age Adults Service. Northumberland Adult
Community Treatment Teams have a single point of access for all referrals
coming into the Service, and uses a multi-disciplinary approach for
triaging all referrals, in order to establish the most appropriate
treatment pathway.
Applicants should be on the Specialist Register or be within 6 months of
obtaining CCT. Candidates should be suitably qualified, including
eligibility for Section 12 approval and Approved Clinician status.
Why us?

  • A flexible approach to job planning to ensure work-life balance.
  • Dedicated and protected SPA time.
  • Excellent Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and study leave


  • Focus on staff health and wellbeing

The Trust is located in the North East of England and Cumbria which is an
area of outstanding natural beauty, containing national parks, ancient
heritage sites and major cities supported by excellent national and
international transport links. The area is one of the best value regions
for housing and offers an excellent standard of living with accomplished
schools and Universities.
Interviews will be held on a rolling basis, as needed and can be via
Microsoft Teams.
Applications from candidates who require Tier 2 immigration status to work
in the UK are welcome, but such candidates will not be appointed to the
post if there are a sufficient number of other suitable candidates as the
employing body will in those circumstances be unable to satisfy the
Resident Market Labour Test, as required by the Border immigration
Authority. Please check with the appointing manager prior to applying that
they will support sponsorship.
In view of recent changes to Home Office Immigration Regulations all
applicants must state their current immigration status, including expiry
Please note if you are external to Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear
NHS Foundation Trust you will be subject to a six month probationary period
(this does not apply to those not under Agenda for Change Terms and
Conditions of Service).
You will also be encouraged to complete your Mandatory training via
E-learning before you commence into post.
After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported
into our preferred Third party recruitment system. All subsequent
information regarding your application will be generated from You will not be able to track the progress of your
application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and
furthermore, that as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any
e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website. By applying for this post you
are agreeing to Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation
Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its
preferred applicant management system. If you are offered a job,
information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff
Records system.
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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