Consultant Addictions Psychiatrist

  • Cambridgeshire
  • £120,000
  • Permanent

An experienced Consultant Addictions Psychiatrist is required to join my client’s busy substance misuse treatment services in Cambridgeshire.

You will be a GMC registered Consultant Psychiatrist on the Specialist Register with an endorsement in Substance Misuse or 1 year minimum substance misuse experience at senior level.

You will have experience in leading a multi-disciplinary team and possess clinical auditing skills to inform evaluation of the service.

You will be responsible for:

Consultant clinics including assessment and evidence based treatment interventions; Provide specialist prescribing assessment to opiate, stimulant, tranquilizer, barbiturate and alcohol dependent clients; Supervising and providing support to prescribers and doctors; Ensuring contractual output targets are met; Leading the multi-disciplinary team. You will also regularly review and monitor patients’ treatment progress, and keep accurate and up to date medical and administrative documentation.

This is a full time, permanent post with no on call duties. There is some travel between the services within the county, so you must have mobility to travel across sites. The role is commutable from Bury St Edmunds, Bedford, Northampton and surrounding areas.

The role is paying up to £120,000 per annum plus package.

For further details on the opportunity, please contact Cara Lynch at Medicor on 02392 322 374 or email your CV to clynch@medicor-global.com to be considered for the role.

Medicor is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.