Location
HMP Lindholme
Specialism
Psychology and Psychiatry
Advertising Salary
up to £165,000 full time equivalent pro rata per annum depending on experience.
Vacancy Type
Permanent
Schedule Type
Full Time

About The Role

With an unrelenting focus on quality and an innovative approach to patient centred care, our dedicated team of healthcare professionals will always put the patient first, no matter what. As a Psychiatrist, you’ll provide dynamic leadership of the mental health profession across the services. You will be pivotal in engaging the mental health workforce to support the delivery of the organisation’s objectives, ensuring the provision of an effective high-quality mental health workforce within the available resources.

As the Psychiatrist, you’ll support the Regional Manager in shaping the policies and strategies for developing and modernising mental health practice across the sites in order to ensure high quality, safe and appropriate healthcare services for our patient.
 
This is a part time role working 24 hours per week, the salary for this position is up to £165,000 full time equivalent pro rata per annum depending on experience.

About You

  • Registered professional with current registration (GMC)
  • Specialist Registration in either General Adult or Forensic Psychiatry

  • Evidence of Continued Professional Development
  • Approved under section 12 (2) of the MHS 1983

  • Understanding of the complexities of multi-disciplinary and multi-agency working
  • Up to date knowledge in the adult psychiatry and PD
  • Excellent communication skills with patients to understand their needs
  • Awareness of current issues in mental health service provision, policy and legislation
  • A non-judgmental and compassionate approach
  • Good IT skills and IT literacy
  • Knowledge of healthcare policies and best practice
  • Proactive problem solving skills
  • Flexible attitude to working arrangements
  • Motivated as an individual and when working in a team
  • Ability to work within a busy environment
  • Willing to learn and develop by being committed to self-development

HMP Lindholme is a Category C/D men's prison located near Hatfield Woodhouse in Doncaster and is a former RAF base offering a large open site. They have a hardworking, supportive and friendly team that encourage career progression and further education opportunities.

The team consists of primary care, mental health, substance misuse, pharmacy and administration services who all work closely together to provide a holistic approach to patient care. The site offer free onsite parking, free access to an onsite gym and onsite staff diner.

About Us

We’re the UK’s leading independent provider of healthcare services in prisons and youth offender establishments.

We believe in putting the patient first, regardless of the environment or their history. That’s why we’re proud to deliver quality healthcare in some of the most challenging environments; care that is equal to what you receive in the community. We’re passionate about making a difference in the lives of prisoners by improving their health, securing their well-being, and helping to reduce re-offending behaviour.

We deliver round-the-clock healthcare to more than 40,000 patients at over 45 prisons of all categories. Prisons are a community like any other and we offer all of the health services any community needs in one place and with a single team. These range from reception health checks on arrival and regular GP services, to help with substance misuse, mental health, chronic or long-term conditions, podiatry, physiotherapy, and optometry.

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