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NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
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Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
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£76, 761- £103,490 (pro-rata)
11/02/2018 23:59
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Consultant Psychiatrist

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

Greater Manchester West Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (GMW) is delighted to have joined forces with Manchester Mental Health and Social Care NHS Trust (MMHSCT) as from 1st January 2017. The new integrated organisation will provide inpatient and community-based mental healthcare to people living in Bolton, Salford, Trafford and the city of Manchester, with specialist services covering Greater Manchester and beyond. This change offers a unique opportunity to take a leading role in the implementation of the Greater Manchester Mental Health and Wellbeing Strategy and to support the delivery of key priorities around prevention, access, integration and sustainability.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Central Trafford Community Mental Health Team.

We are a dynamic and innovative trust providing an excellent environment in which employees can develop and progress in their career.

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust provides a wide range of local services to Bolton, Salford and Trafford Residents covering the north and west sides of Greater Manchester. In addition the Trust provides a number of specialist and secure mental health services supporting Greater Manchester the Northwest and beyond.

The Trust is ideally situated to support a healthy work / life balance. We are a dynamic and innovative trust providing an excellent environment in which employees can develop and progress in their career. With our Trust Headquarters just 3 miles to the north of Manchester City Centre our employees can also enjoy all of the benefits of excellent transport links, great restaurants, a vibrant night life, three local major Football Clubs, City Centre shops and the Trafford centre all within easy reach.

The post holder will provide medical leadership to and work as a member of the Central Trafford CMHT.

This is a community based post, and the post-holder will be expected to see patients in outpatient clinic, review patients at home, participate in discussions and meetings with other members of the clinical team, supervise junior doctors, attend Mental Health Review Tribunals, Managers’ Hearings and participate in Mental Health Act assessments.

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Applicant requirements

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

For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr Luis Rojo
Lead Consultant for General Adult
0161 746 2685

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