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Specialty Doctor

Specialty Doctor

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Older Adults Services
Specialty Doctor
Up to full Time 40 hours per week
Job ref
Cubley Court, Kingsway Hospital
£37,923 - £70,718 per annum pro rata
26/04/2018 23:59

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Up to £8,000 relocation expenses available to eligible candidates. Additional Recruitment Incentives are also available.

A great opportunity to develop your career has arisen within Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust’s Older Adults Services for a full-time Specialty Doctor in Old Age Psychiatry.

This well-established role involves 8 PAs of clinical work at Cubley Court, our state-of-the-art dementia assessment unit situated at Kingsway Hospital, which houses our Trust’s Education as well as Research and Development Centres. You will also undertake clinic work (1PA) at the London Road Community Hospital, which is 3 miles from Cubley Court.

You will be clinically supervised by a Consultant Psychiatrist and a Consultant Geriatrician and given ample opportunities for continuous professional development, including 1 PA, set for supporting professional activities. You will be supported by a Foundation Doctor and trainee Advanced Clinical Practitioner (non-medical physical health specialist). “

We encourage you to feel free to talk to us about what is important to you, including your personal and professional needs.

To find out more about this post and our inpatient care services or discuss what is important for you and/or arrange a visit, please contact Dr Simon Thacker, Lead Consultant Psychiatrist, Liaison Team and Clinical Director Campus (South) on 01332 787780.

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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

Simon Thacker
01332 787780

If you have problems applying, contact

01332 623700 ext 31227