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Locum Consultant Psychiatrist in Older Persons Mental Health

Consultant

Main area
Older Persons Mental Health Psychiatry
Grade
Consultant
Contract
Permanent
Hours
10 Sessions
Job ref
050-MHLD-04W-05-18-A
Site
North Gwynedd, Bangor
Town
Bangor
Salary
£87,198
Closing
05/06/2019 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.

 

 

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

 

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 Consultant in Older Persons Mental Health, based in the Hergest Unit, Bangor.

 

The post holder will be responsible for Older Persons services, covering GP surgeries in North Gwynedd. The 65+ population is approximately 11,500. North Wales is the perfect place to train.work.live with stunning surroundings, affordable housing, great schools and a true sense of community wherever you go. An ideal location to settle down on your own or with a family.

 

Bangor is also superbly located in North Wales, an area of outstanding natural beauty, within easy reach of Chester, Liverpool & Manchester. You are required to be on the Specialist Register, have CCT or recognised equivalent, or be within 6 months of obtaining it at the time of interview. The successful candidates will be appointed to the amended Welsh Consultant Contract.

 

 

BCULHB is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment.

 

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

 

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.

 

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

Dr Jay Studer, Psychiatrist and Clinical Director, West Area: Jay.Studer@wales.nhs.uk, 01248 384145