Consultant Psychiatrist – Adult Community – Taunton
Pay Scale: £77,913 - £105,042 per annum
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is recruiting for a Consultant Psychiatrist in Adult Community Services (CMHT) to join the trust with responsibility for the Taunton area.
The successful applicant will be joining a trust recently awarded good by the CQC and and will be supported by a 0.8WTE Specialty Doctor.
Taunton is a thriving town with excellent transport links to the nearby cities of Bristol and Exeter. Located on the outskirts of multiple areas outstanding natural beauty, Taunton truly captures the meaning of work life balance.
The area is well supported by a range of good state and independent school options and a range of accommodation offering great value for money.
The successful candidate will be Section 12 approved, with eligibility for entry onto the GMC Specialist Register (or be within 6 months of CCT at time of application), ideally with prior experience gained in a General Adult Community setting.
Our values are simple: Outstanding Care, Working Together, Listening and Leading.
We recognise that our staff are our most valuable resource, we are proud of the excellent levels of service our Trust provides to our service users and the dedication and conscientious of our staff. With this in mind, we offer a range of staff benefits including:
Excellent annual leave entitlement
Relocation package – up to £8,000
Enhanced rates of pay
NHS Pension Scheme
Free parking on most of our sites
Training and development
Paid registration fees for the 1st year for newly qualified staff
For more information please contact the recruitment team on [Click here to apply].
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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.