(KS51) Consultant Psychiatrists - CAMHS

South-East of Wales

We are proud to be working with a private hospital within South-East Wales who offers CAMHS Tier 4 low secure services for young women aged 13 up to 18 with a wide range of disorders and complex needs. Our aim is to deliver, treat and empower each young person to live a safe and independent life, enabling them to reach their full potential.
This hospital is currently looking for a CAMHS Consultant Psychiatrist position with recognised therapeutic training who is looking for a challenging new opportunity to work with young people aged 12 to 18 with a wide range of Mental Health disorders and complex needs.

Job Description:
  • Review referrals and determine appropriateness for admission in a timely manner
  • Conduct admission assessment and ensure effective management plans
  • To participate in the assessment and management of children and young people referred to the service
  • To conduct patient risk assessments and review regularly as per local policy
  • To assess physical health and document findings within Carenotes and weekly ICR meetings
  • To attend regular ward rounds, CPA, professional and family meetings
  • To provide leadership, supervision, reflection, and risk management to the key workers on the team
  • To abide by, and contribute to, the governance arrangements and processes of the service. This includes providing a culturally competent practice, appropriate record keeping, and discharging duties under the safeguarding children agenda.
  • To supervise non-training grade doctors and psychiatric trainees allocated to the teams.
  • To enact cross cover arrangements for annual, study and professional leave, with the other child and adolescent psychiatrists in the department.
  • Participation in the CAMHS Consultant on-call duty rota, as agreed with Hospital Director.
  • To participate in Continuing Professional Development (CPD) as approved by the Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • An interest in research and a willingness to supervise trainees will be encouraged.
  • To establish effective working relationships with GPs, CAMHS community teams, specialists, and commissioners.
  • To uphold the principles of Clinical Governance and adhere to the organisation’s clinical governance requirements.
  • To take part in an Annual Appraisal Programme, with the development of Personal Development Plans, focused on Continuing Professional Development.
  • To adhere to all the organisations policies and procedures.
  • To complete professional reports as per timeline such as CPA/Tribunals.
  • To act as Responsible Clinician for patients detained under the Mental Health Act.
Job Requirements 
  • Registered on the GMC Specialist Register for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry with a licence to practice.
  • Experience of CAMHS Forensic and/or Eating Disorders desirable
Salary & Benefits 
  • Competitive annual salary
  • The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off!
  • Medical Protection Society membership
  • Employee Assistance Service
  • Free meals and parking
  • Wellbeing support and activities
  • Career development and training
  • Pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity Package
There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check and much more.

If this role is of interest to you, please upload your CV via the website or alternatively you could email your CV to kavins@ksgmedical.co.uk