Do you want to be part of an innovative, dynamic organisation that is committed to delivering the best care by the best people? We are looking to appoint people who are as passionate about high quality care as we are.
NELFT provides award winning community and mental healthcare for over 2 million people. We work to ensure our patients, their friends and family, feel confident that their health needs are well met. With an excellent reputation for research and development, our skilled health professionals are at the cutting edge of evidence-based innovation, opening up the possibilities for better ways of working and delivery of care.
We are committed to the delivering the best care for our patients. The successful candidate will share this commitment and demonstrate our Trust values.
We are committed to continuous learning to improve patient outcomes so this means that we are also committed to the professional development of our workforce. We want to ensure you have the opportunity to grow and progress within NELFT, so take the first step on this journey by joining us now.
Join us at the cutting edge of new care models and systems, and deliver innovative mental health care to children and young people across Kent and Medway. Having recently acquired three new services, we also have fantastic opportunities for a Crisis Consultant, NDLD Consultant, Medical Lead and part-time Adult Psychiatrist and Paediatrician roles.
Due to the hard to recruit nature of this post, it has been identified by NELFT as being eligible for a welcome payment subject to the terms set out within the NELFT Recruitment Policy. The welcome payment will be a payment equivalent to 10% of annual basic salary, subject to a minimum payment of £4,000 and maximum of £10,000.
We’ll support your professional and personal development, with protected time dedicated to your growth. With a high profile R&D Department, a great QI programme, an excellent CPD and various training opportunities NELFT has lots to offer. We also offer flexible and part-time working arrangements and a generous relocation package if you need to relocate. You’ll not only benefit from the renowned beauty and great heritage of Kent, but also from its affordable housing opportunities, incredible schools and connections to Central London and continental Europe.
For further details / informal visits contact:
If you are interested in discussing the opportunities that are available, have professional registration and speak fluent English, please contact Dr Afifa Qazi, Consultant Psychiatrist, Associate Medical Director for Essex and Kent, NELFT.
If you would like to read more about NELFT please visit the NELFT website.
As an employee of NELFT, you will receive the following benefits:
We have signed the skills pledge and are an accredited Improving Working Lives organisation. We are committed to staff development and offer opportunities which include a wide range of training options and an active Quality Improvement Programme
Equal opportunities employer
We are committed to equal opportunities and diversity, are Disability Confident and therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community, people of all protected characteristics.
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