Locum Consultant Psychiatrist

Locum Consultant Psychiatrist

Main area
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Locum Consultant Psychiatrist
Fixed Term
Part Time 9 PAs per week
Job ref
Kingswood Hub
£76,761 - £103,490 per annum pro rata
10/11/2017 23:59

Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust (AWP) is a significant provider of high quality mental health services across a core catchment area covering Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES), Bristol, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire, Swindon and Wiltshire. The Trust also provides specialist services for a wider catchment extending throughout the south west.

Our aim is to enable and empower people to reach their potential and to live fulfilling lives through providing recovery and reablement focused services that yield positive outcomes for our service users and their carers.

Specifically, The Trust provides services for people with mental health needs, with needs relating to drug or alcohol dependency and mental health services for people with learning disabilities. We also provide secure mental health services and work with the criminal justice system.

Increasingly AWP provides treatment and care in people's own homes and other community settings, reflecting the preferences of our service users. Our community services are supported by high quality inpatient services that provide short term assessment, treatment and care.


Applications are invited for a Locum Consultant in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 9 PAs per week.

We are looking for an enthusiastic motivated and dynamic individual to join a well established multi-disciplinarily team based in South Gloucestershire, providing services for children and adolescent. This post is available immediately for a fixed period until August 2018 covering maternity leave.

The service has a CYP-IAPT led eating disorder service, which the appointee would be invited to be part of, and which is developing into a Bristol wide service.

Bristol CAMHS services have undergone and are continuing to undergo change as part of the national transformation of service provision and there will be opportunity to influence service development and enhance the delivery of existing locality CAMHS services.

The team is friendly and has recently recruited a number of experienced and committed staff bringing in a sense of optimism and can-do ethos.

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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

For formal discussion please arrange to contact Dr Helen Stephens, Clinical Director on 0117 3408600 or Dr Louise Molodynski, Medical Lead on 0117 3546350.
Visits to the team would be welcomed.

If you have problems applying, contact

01249 468105