Medical Director

An exciting new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Medical Director to work in an exceptional mental health hospital based in the Crewe, Cheshire area.

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



This is a mental health hospital for women.

The service is split in two distinct wards each offering specialist mental health service





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*To be considered for this position you must hold a Full GMC Registration

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As the Medical Director your key responsibilities include:



  • Work as part of a multidisciplinary team (MDT)

  • Take overall responsibility for patient treatment plans in conjunction with the MDT

  • Assess referrals & undertake mental state examinations of service users

  • Undertake appropriate investigations, diagnosis & treatment

  • Participate in ward rounds & clinical audits

  • Lead the implementation of risk assessment, risk management & embed clinical governance

  • Supervise reports for Mental Health Act tribunals & managers' hearings & attend hearings

  • Participate in a second on call rota, currently 1:13



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



  • Experienced & knowledgeable in adult psychiatry & mental health diagnosis

  • Knowledgeable of the Mental Health Act and Code of Practice, along with the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Code of Capacity

  • A first-rate communicator who can interview, assess & treat patients & write clear, comprehensive medical notes

  • Committed to continued professional development

  • Able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team



The successful Medical Director will receive an excellent salary up to £165,000 per annum.

This exciting position is a permanent full time role for 40 hours a week working through Days.

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



  • Generous annual leave entitlement that increases with length of service

  • Study leave & support with CPD opportunities

  • Opportunity to undertake further learning and development

  • Medical indemnity cover

  • Company paid life assurance scheme

  • Contributory pension scheme

  • Free meals on duty & cycle to work scheme

  • Access to the NHS Discount Scheme

  • Smart Health Toolkit, providing fitness programmes, nutrition consultation & health checks

  • Relocation package will also be considered



Reference ID: 5998


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




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