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Specialty Doctor in General Adult Community Psychiatry- Scotland

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Position : Staff Grade in General Adult Psychiatry

Hours: This position is a full-time role of 37.5 hours per week

Setting: Community

Location: Fife

Dates: This position is available immediately for 6 months initially

As a Speciality Doctor in Adult Psychiatry, your skills, knowledge, and experience are critical to the successful provision of psychiatry services in the acute adult mental health service. Here you have extensive opportunities to develop good collaborative therapeutic alliances with patients and patient's families while being a pillar of clinical and educational support for junior doctors.


• Full GMC licence to practice
• Experience in psychiatry in the UK
• Section 22 (not essential, there will be the option for support with this)

General skills required:

In addition to your qualifications, as a locum Staff Grade in General Adult Psychiatry, you will have:

• Quick thinking abilities
• Patience and the ability to teach, coach and mentor
• Excellent attention to detail
• A systematic approach to tasks and delegation
• Excellent timekeeping
• A flexible attitude
• A dedication to improving and developing knowledge and skills

Main duties

• Contribute to the provision of a comprehensive community psychiatry service.
• CPA / 117 meetings, out-patient appointments, mental health assessments, Tribunals and multi-disciplinary team meetings.
• To contribute to treatment formulation and provide guidance on evidence-based treatment and effectiveness.
• To develop professional relationships with colleagues promoting multi-disciplinary working.
• Undertaken duties assigned by the responsible clinician with regards to the Mental Health Act

Benefits of joining National Locums:

• Hundreds of new jobs daily
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• Competitive pay rates
• Flexibility on jobs/shifts; long term jobs and short ad hoc shifts available
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• Lucrative referral scheme
• Revalidation & Appraisal support
• Subsidised online training

If this sounds appealing to you contact Simon Adams in one of the following ways:

- Phone 01908 776477
- Click 'apply now'
- Or email your details direct to

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