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NHS Specialty Doctor in General Adult

NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor

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Kingfisher Court
£39,060 - £72,840
01/08/2019 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.

Specialty Doctor in Psychiatry
Kingfisher Court, Robin Ward

HPFT is one of a handful of mental health trusts in the country to receive a CQC rating of ‘Outstanding’. The Trust aims “to become the leading provider of Mental Health and Specialist Learning Disability services in the country”.

This is a new post for a Specialty Doctor on Robin Ward. The Specialty Doctor will work 10 PAs with one full-time Consultant Psychiatrist, one Core Trainee and one FY1 Doctor, who are based at Robin Ward, Kingfisher Court.

This is an 18 bed female only acute inpatient treatment ward for adults of working age. The post holder will work in an established multidisciplinary team, providing senior clinical input into the integrated acute care pathway. Since May 2015 there has been an Acute Assessment Unit operational on Swift ward, Kingfisher Court which accepts all the admissions (except for patients detained on a Section 3). Robin Ward accepts female patients that need psychiatric treatment from the AAU and also accepts direct admissions.

Eligibility: Fully registered Medical Practitioner with the General Medical Council (GMC) possession of a current License to Practice. With addition of Section 12 approval (or eligibility for Section 12 approval)

References: Any offer of appointment will be subject to the receipt of (three) satisfactory references.

Occupational Health & Disclosure Barring Service Checks: The appointment will be subject to clearance from the Occupational Health Department and the DBS.

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Applicant requirements

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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Further details / informal visits contact

Dr Maria Zauter, Medical Lead and Consultant Psychiatrist

Tel: Tel: 01923 633 832 or 07887824142

Dr Jo Farrow, Clinical Director and Consultant Psychiatrist for WEST SBU

Tel: 07833 234379