Salary: Up to £85,000 (depending on experience) The site is a low secure unit for males with mental illnesses and personality disorders. Located in Gainsborough, the hospital has 28 beds to support those who are detained under the Mental Health Act. The hospital was rated good during the last CQC inspection in March 2019. Our Clients’ service consists of two wards: · 14-bedded ward for males who require stabilisation and support to decrease their levels of challenging behaviour. · 14-bedded ward providing continuing care with a focus on rehabilitation, community reintegration and preparing the person to move further along the care pathway, or to community living This post is supported by a permanent full-time consultant. The site provides a full treatment pathway for those requiring rehabilitation, and we focus on patients learning new skills, embedding these in everyday life, progressing to maintenance of skills that are necessary for community living, as well as reducing risk behaviours and promoting health and quality of life. There is a continued emphasis on the rights of patients, their quality of life and promotion of independence that enhances the patient experience and prepares them for community living. This will be achieved by: · Thorough assessment of individuals needs throughout admission · Person centred collaborative treatment plans · A range of interventions available from a diverse MDT The Job Opportunity A unique opportunity to work in a unit where extensive medical support is offered to the patients. As a Specialty Doctor you will work closely with the Consultant Psychiatrist to provide medical cover daily to the patients on the ward. The successful applicant will join an established MDT on the unit, which includes a psychologist, an OT, and social worker. The maximum caseload is 28, and this is consistent with consultant-led specialist service with Specialty Doctor support. Alongside the Consultant, you will care for the patients, referred to the unit usually from forensic settings. During working hours, you will be responsible for reviewing the mental and physical state of patients throughout the working week. Other duties include: · Assessment, appropriate investigation, diagnosis, and treatment under Consultant supervision of inpatients. Each patient must be interviewed and reassessed at a frequency appropriate to their individual clinical needs and sufficient to monitor changes and make timely modifications to the treatment plan. · Good communication with ward staff, including morning handovers daily. · To participate in treatment plans and programmes as appropriate to ensure good medical practice within the MDT settings. General working hours are Monday to Friday 9:00 – 17:00 and you will join the on call acute rota in the East Midlands. Requirements: · Full GMC registration · 12 months’ adult psychiatry experience · Relevant experience within a similar setting (preferred although not essential) · Approval under Section 12 of the Mental Health Act (preferred although not essential) · Excellent knowledge of the Mental Health Act 1983 (2007) and Code of Practice along with Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Code of Capacity · The ability to interview, assess and treat patients and write clear comprehensive medical notes · Proven record of CPD · Desirable: Membership of Royal College of Psychiatrists, Physicians, General Practitioners or equivalent In return: · Salary: up to £85,000 (Depending on Experience) · Opportunity to progress to a consultant through the CESR programme and support with MRCPsych examinations. · Generous annual leave entitlement and study leave to attend CPD opportunities, conferences etc. · Departmental education program and peer group. · Support with revalidation. · Professional development – rotate within the wards/services to gain experience across various specialism. · Company pension scheme · Opportunity to undertake further learning and development opportunities. · An extra day’s holiday to have your birthday off. · Access to a pooled wellbeing fund which is used to improve health and wellbeing of all staff To Apply for the above role, or for further information please Click Here and fill in our enquiry form. Please quote the full Job Title and use the Reference: PM0009 Head Office: 22A THE FORUM, NORTH HYKEHAM, LINCOLNSHIRE, LN68HW Annicare collects anonymous browsing data when you use the site to help us adapt and update our site to best suit you. If you are not happy for this information to be used please contact us . No personal information is gathered and no information gathered is shared with any third parties. If you are happy to proceed please click “Continue”.