Working in healthcare is more than just a job. It's the chance to change lives. Join the team at Chadwick Lodge as Associate Specialist Doctor and help some of the most vulnerable people in society.
The 24-hour service will be well supported to support the recovery and rehabilitation of individuals by providing a pathway of care that supports them back to their community.
As an Associate Specialist Doctor, you will have prior experience working in a similar environment, completing specialist training within medicine. You will ensure all service users have a full physical health screen upon admission, this will include a physical examination, ECG and bloods, and you will manage any physical health concerns and continue to look after their mental health.
Role - Associate Specialist Doctor Site - Chadwick Lodge
Location - Milton Keynes
Salary - £76,000 pro rota
Hours - 37.5 per week, Full-Time
Ensuring an adequate handover to colleagues including out of hours.
Seeking collateral history from other professionals and family.
Completing discharge letters/reports/s62 forms as required in a timely manner.
Preparing First-tier Tribunal and Hospital Managers' hearing reports under the supervision of Consultant.
Depending on your experience, providing oral evidence at First-tier Tribunal and Hospital Managers' hearings under the supervision of the Consultant.
Contributing to the service development by participating in Clinical Governance activities by conducting audits, research and teaching.
Work effectively with colleagues to ensure that patients have access to appropriate medical cover at all times.
Providing prospective cover to other specialty doctors when they are on leave.
To be successful in this role, you'll need
Full GMC registration
Experience working in psychiatry within multi-disciplinary teams
To be in good standing with the Royal College of Psychiatrists
To have had an appraisal/RITA within the last year
At least 3 years' experience in Psychiatry
Experience working as a doctor within similar environment
Section 12 (2) approval (desirable)
AC status (desirable)
What you will get
Annual salary of £75,000
The equivalent of 25 days of annual leave, 8 bank holidays- plus your birthday off.
Free meals and parking
Wellbeing support and activities
Career development and training
Enhanced Maternity Package
There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check, holiday financing and much more.
About your next employer
You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care.
Each and every employee is valued and supported, as everyone has an important role to play in the success of Elysium. It is only with the dedication, passion and hard work from staff that excellent care programs that truly benefit the service users can be delivered.
With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.
Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person's individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.