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Consultant in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry


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Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
56.25 for 2 posts
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Children's Centre, Princess of Wales Hospital, Coity Road, Bridgend
£74,393 to £96,583 pro rata per annum
07/12/2018 23:59

Cwm Taf Cares

Our philosophy Cwm Taf Cares is at the heart of everything we do as we are committed to the health, wellbeing and development of our staff.

We provide hospital and community based services to people living in Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil. Our vision is to care for our communities and patients by preventing ill-health, promoting better health, providing excellent services and reducing the need for inpatient care wherever possible through the provision of strengthened home, primary and community care.

For more information about life in Cwm Taf, please visit our page.

We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race, religion, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.


Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.


We are seeking to recruit two Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists to our Bridgend Secondary CAMHS team, based on the Princess of Wales Hospital site which is situated 18 miles to the West of Cardiff and 20 Miles to the East of Swansea, in close proximity to the Gower Peninsula and Brecon Beacons.


The successful candidates will work as part of a multidisciplinary team including Clinical and Counselling Psychologists, Systemic/Family Therapist, CAMHS Nurses and Specialty Doctor to provide out-patient secondary CAMHS in the Bridgend area. The service is part of a larger CAMHS Network, with various shared functions including a tier 1 on call rota and separate Consultant on call rota of approximately 1:17, you will have the opportunity to meet regularly with colleagues from across the Network for CPD activities and peer supervision.


Programmed Activities in line with sessions agreed, full time a total of up to 10 sessions: Secondary CAMHS community team.


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

Dr Isobel Davey

Clinical Lead, ABMU CAMHS

Telephone: 01656 752800

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