Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust has been rated as Good by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
We are a responsive and innovative Foundation Trust that places our values of Caring, Safe and Excellent at the heart of everything we do. We take great pride in our staff and believe that investing in you is key to us achieving our vision of outstanding care delivered by outstanding people.
We work with a wide range of partner organisations to deliver care and support to people in their own homes and from a number of hospitals and community bases. We focus on delivering care as close to home as possible.
We are looking for Consultant Psychiatrist(s) to join our nationally recognised and award winning CAMHS services:
We currently have positions in the Central Oxfordshire Community CAMH Service.
Please note that the PA’s listed are suggested. Oxford Health proactively promotes flexible working and applications for full time / part time / and flexibility are welcomed and will be considered.
About the job
Oxford is a thriving University City with a broad range of things to do; visiting historic sites such as the University of Oxford, Bodleian Library and the Oxford Castle & Prison. There are green spaces including Christ Church Meadows and the University Parks, and an abundance of eateries and independent shops.
Our CAMHS services in Oxford are based at Raglan House. Oxford is easy and fast to reach by train from London with a frequent service from London Paddington. There is also a regular service between Oxford Parkway and London Marylebone via Bicester as well as a service to the North via Banbury and Birmingham New Street. There are several park and ride locations with cycle hire available at some sites.
The central Oxfordshire Getting Help/Getting More Help team was recently nominated and has won the 'Highly Commended' award for Nursing student placements.
The role offers a rewarding opportunity to work as part of a thriving multidisciplinary team with a strong and supportive clinical network of consultants. There are well established support structures in the team(s) including consultant peer supervision and PDP groups. We are committed to staff development and job enrichment. Our CAMHS transformation work is tailored to each county but in all areas involves innovative work where your contribution will be highly valued and encouraged.
Oxford Health is a leading Trust for teaching, training and research, with close links to both Oxford and Oxford Brookes Universities. Weekly academic meetings, regular research meetings, research opportunities, journal clubs and audit meetings all take place.
In addition, there are extensive opportunities for teaching and training of medical students, postgraduate doctors, members of the multidisciplinary team and other service providers, and for mentoring consultant colleagues.
We offer a £15,000 recruitment bonus and a relocation allowance of up to £8,000 to eligible candidates. Also available is a cash alternative payment, equivalent to the employer contributions, in circumstances where staff opt out of NHS Pension Scheme membership due to the Lifetime/Annual limits on pension value.
Benefits of working for Oxford Health NHS Trust include:-
Interested? We’d love to hear from you!
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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Dr Viki Laakkonen, Associate Medical Director (07770 880142)
Dr Rob Bale, Clinical Director (01865 902759)
Donan Kelly, Service Director (01865 902759)