Consultant Psychiatrist

Locum Consultant, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (DBT) NHS Medical & Dental: Locum Consultant Main area. Grade NHS Medical & Dental: Locum Consultant Contract Fixed term: 6 months Hours Full time: 10 PAs Job ref 367-HPFT-MEDICAL-216 Site Kingsley Green, Radlett Town Radlett Salary £82,096 – £110,683 Salary period Yearly Closing 05/11/2020 23:59 Values Based Screener 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 below. 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. Locum Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and forward thinking Locum Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist (10 PAs) to join HPFT. This is an exciting opportunity to join the DBT Team who provide outstanding care to young people throughout Hertfordshire. HPFT is at the forefront of providing integrated health and social care. The Trust is one of only a handful of mental health trusts in the country to receive a CQC rating of ‘OUTSTANDING’. This post provides consultant psychiatry input to the DBT team. The team provides DBT to adolescents with emotional dysregulation difficulties and high risk behaviours. The team will delivers individual DBT, and group based work including input for parents. The consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist would be expected to provide support to the team, as well as providing psychiatric assessments, reviews and medication management. The consultant psychiatrist would need a sound knowledge of DBT in order to be able to support this team. **Please note should sufficient applications be received HPFT reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time, we always encourage all interested applicants to apply at their earliest convenience to avoid disappointment** 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. Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a Work Permit) Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Border Agency requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit UK Border Agency website. UK Registration Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas. About us Work for an NHS trust that’s been rated as ‘OUTSTANDING’ 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. Additional Information 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. You must have appropriate UK professional registration. The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such 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 to check for any previous criminal convictions. Name Dr Kashmeera Naidoo Job title Consultant Psychiatrist, Medical Lead CAMHS Email address