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Doctor in Psychiatry


Ideal Overseas Candidate:

  • In the process of obtaining UK GMC Registration


Salary Range:

  • £44,606 - £74,661 pa per annum, depending on registration, qualifications and experience


Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (EPUT) is an award winning Trust that provides health and social care services for a population of 1.3million people in Essex, Suffolk, Bedfordshire, and Luton. We employ 5,000 people working across more than 200 sites. Our vision is “working to improve lives” and we achieve this in line with our organisational values of being compassionate, empowering and open.


EPUT is looking to appoint a Speciality Doctor who will provide consistent, high quality Medical Psychiatric support to the General Adult or Child and Adolescence Psychiatry service.


The post-holder will work in one the Essex's psychiatry services. Catering to patients from North East Essex and Mid Essex who require informal admission. Patients attend gatekeeping assessment from home treatment team and if the assessment identifies that patient needs an informal hospital admission they are admitted. Patient’s length of stay is between 3-5 days usually; this may go up to 10 days dependent on clinical needs.


The assessment unit works closely with home treatment team, other inpatient wards, AMHP hub, community mental health services, pharmacy services and general practitioners.


You should be eligible for full registration with the GMC at time of appointment and hold Section 12 (2) approval under the Mental Health Act 1983. You will also need to provide evidence of achievement of ST1/CT1 competences in psychiatry at time of application and likelihood of achieving CT2 competences in psychiatry by the start date of the post.


We welcome you to join us in shaping these services, as we believe that by investing in the development of our staff member’s careers, we are able to strengthen our services so as to provide the best quality care for our service users. We also offer relocation and repatriation expenses support up to £8000.


Benefits when working for EPUT:

  • Permanent Contract
  • Free Visa
  • Season Ticket Loans
  • NHS discounts for staff
  • Excellent Training facilities and opportunities
  • Buying and Selling annual leave scheme
  • The opportunity to work bank shifts and expand knowledge and experience in other areas
    Salary Sacrifice schemes including lease cars and Cycle to Work

To learn more about our benefits, give us a call on the number provided on this listing.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact the recruitment team, call 0044 1375 364513 or Email [email protected]


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