Locum Consultant Psychiatrist - Ministry of Defence
Required in Plymouth, Devon
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Hours: Full-time (9-5, Mon - Fri)
Start date: ASAP
Contract: Locum, initially for 1 month (with likely long term extension)
Mess accommodation avaliable (subject to availability)
We have an urgent requirement for a Locum Consultant Psychiatrist to work in a Military Community Mental Health Service setting alongside Armed Forces personnel, in Devon.
This is an excellent opportunity for candidates to add military mental health to their portfolio of experience, particularly if they are interested in working in NHS veterans services or the third sector in the future.
Clinical duties involve the assessment and management of adult mental health conditions in a community setting (including PTSD and trauma related conditions), with the focus of assessing and managing presenting conditions that could potentially affect a serviceman's ability to undertake their duties.
Essential Eligibility Requirements:
MRCPsych or International Equivalent
GMC Specialist Register Entry with valid Licence to Practice
Professional Indemnity cover for non NHS work
Previous experience of working with the MOD, with military personnel or war veterans
Interest or qualification in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
Interest or qualification in Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), EMDR trained
Interest or qualification in Addiction services
Mind Professionals â?? Why work with us?
Mind Professionals offer a specialist recruitment service to career mental health professionals on a Locum/temporary, fixed term and permanent basis. We work as a partner agency to the Ministry of Defence, and also provide our services to the NHS and private/independent sector across the U.K.
Mind Professionals offer the following candidate benefits:
- Your own dedicated recruitment consultant to support you throughout the application and placement process.
- Attractive and highly competitive rates of pay
- A generous Recommend a Friend bonus scheme*
- A range of long and short term placements and permanent roles to match your availability and preferences
- Access to work nationwide. We have roles available across the UK.
- Free DBS disclosure (where required)
For more info relating to the above role or to apply, please contact Erin at Mind Professionals on 01223 813838 or email with your CV and availability to email@example.com.
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