Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist

An exciting new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist to work in an exceptional mental health hospital based in the Monmouthshire area.

You will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers

This mental health service is a hospital that provides medium and low secure care for males and females with mental illnesses and/or personality disorders and for males with intellectual/learning disabilities


*To be considered for this position be medically qualified with MRC Psych or equivalent and on GMC's specialist register



As the Psychiatrist your key responsibilities include:

  • Participate in Clinical Governance, quality assurance and audit in the SPA sessions

  • Contribute to plans for ongoing service developments

  • Share administrative duties including provision of information, data and reports required for management of service

  • Be an active member of medical staffing structures

  • Manage and supervise psychiatric trainees

  • Provide clinical leadership to mental health teams within the service

The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:

  • Fully registered and licensed medical practitioner

  • Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists

  • On Specialist Register

  • Approved Clinician in Wales

  • Experience in forensic psychiatry

The successful Psychiatrist will receive an excellent salary of £150,000 per annum + On-Call Enhancements.

This exciting position is a Full Time role working 37.5 hours a week.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

  • Excellent opportunities for career development within the company

  • You will have your own office and ample admin support

  • A dedicated Speciality doctor to support your clinical duties

  • Generous annual leave entitlement and study leave to attend CPD opportunities

  • Funded indemnity cover

  • An extra day's holiday on your birthday

  • Supplemented meals

  • You will be well supported within your role, with a strong focus on continuing professional development

  • Opportunity to take a lead role within the hospital - e.g.

    Medicines management/safeguarding

  • Access to funded CPD courses relevant to your role

  • Support from a managers on call system (on call Manager and Senior Manager)

  • Extensive training through our online portal as well as face-to-face training

  • Access to a pooled wellbeing fund, which is used to improve health and wellbeing of the team at the service

  • Access to kitchen with free hot and cold drinks

  • Our independent Employee Assistant Programme can offer confidential, emotional and practical support and advice to colleagues, 24/7

  • Company pension scheme

Reference ID: 2061

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: Up to £150000 per annum + on call enhancements
  • Location: Monmouth, Wales
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Contact: Mohammed Sakib
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2023-08-23 10:59:29 -

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