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Locum Consultant Psychiatrist OPMH (South Gwynedd)

Main area
OPMH Psychiatry
Contract
12 months
Hours
10 Sessions
Job ref
050-MHLD-02W-05-19
Site
Hergest Unit, Bangor
Town
Bangor
Salary
£87,198
Closing
29/05/2019 23:59

If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB)  North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and ‘Proud to Lead’ competence framework.

Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the “Disability Confident Employer” scheme. We also offer a number of family-friendly benefits, including childcare voucher schemes, work-life balance policies and on-site crèche facilities. Visit our web site today: https://www.trainworklivenorthwales.co.uk/

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

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There has never been a better time to join our growing team within our Mental Health and Learning Disabilities Division.

 

BCUHB is the largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health and acute hospital services for a population of around 676,000 people across the six counties of North Wales (Anglesey, Gwynedd, Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire and Wrexham). The aim of BCUHB is to provide the highest quality care for the population of North Wales. We aim to achieve this through three key values: Dignity, placing a high value on respecting the patient as an individual; Valuing Staff, as individuals and developing their skills appropriately; Efficiency, pursuing efficiency and effectiveness in delivering services.

 

With a new leadership team in place we’re investing in our services to transform the way they are delivered. We are continuously developing and expanding the range of support, care and treatment we offer to people across North Wales. This includes establishing new exciting roles in our community and inpatient teams and a clear pathway for staff to continue to learn and progress throughout their career.

 

As part of our growth strategy, Betsi Cadwaladr University Local Health Board are currently looking to appoint a Locum Consultant Psychiatrist in Older Persons Mental Health based in the Mental Health Inpatient Hergest Unit at Ysbtyty Gwynedd, Bangor.

This is a replacement post for South Gwynedd for the Older Persons catchment. which is approximately 11,500.

Ysbyty Gwynedd is a 580 bed District General Hospital serving the population of Gwynedd, Ynys Môn as well as border areas of Gwynedd. The hospital provides a comprehensive range of medical and surgical specialties, as well as paediatrics, maternity and critical care services. The site also includes a mental health inpatient unit (Hergest).

 

Bangor is the perfect place to Train, work and live. With stunning surroundings, affordable housing, great schools and a true sense of community wherever you go, North Wales is the perfect place to settle down on your own or with a family.


In view of recent changes to Home Office Immigration Regulations all applicants must state their current immigration status, including expiry dates.

 
BCHUB is committed to improving the working lives of our employees.  We actively promote equal opportunities, flexible working and staff support.  Applications from those wishing to work less than full time will be encouraged.

BCULHB is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment.


This post is subject to a satisfactory Criminal Records Bureau check being made 

Please Note: BCUHB uses the Trac Recuitment System to manage its recruitment process. All applications will be transferred to this system therefore please expect to receive emails from this site.

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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 enquiries regarding the post please contact Dr Jay Studer, Consultant Psychiatrist and Clinical Director for West Area: jay.studer@wales.nhs.uk, 01248 384145.

If you have problems applying, contact

Betsi Cadwaladwr University Health Board
Workforce andd OD Department
Heddfan Mental Health Unit
Croesnewydd Road
Wrexham
LL13 7TD
Telephone
01978 725214