Following the retirement of the current postholder, we are looking to recruit a Consultant Psychiatrist (Old Age Psychiatry) to join our well established Community Mental Health Team in Blackpool.
You would be joining a team of 9.6 older adult Consultants working in the locality. This post is based at the Shorelands Centre in Blackpool.
This is an exciting opportunity and we are looking for a consultant interested in inspiring, leading, and developing our service. You will work with a multidisciplinary team including other doctors, nurses, OTs, social workers, and psychology.
You will be given 2.5 sessions of SPA time (pro rata) as standard.
There is the opportunity for participation in the out of hours rota for North Lancashire (see Job Description for details).
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust has over 100 Consultant Psychiatrists and is recognised as one of the best NHS employers in the country. There is an excellent Older Adult Peer Support Group as well as the opportunity to become a Clinical Supervisor and/or mentor.
*Whilst this post is advertised as 0.6 WTE (3 days) we are happy to consider a candidate wanting to work more or wanting to work those PAs over the week to fit around work-life needs and would welcome and encourage such applications*.
An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this post.
For further details / informal visits contact:
If you are interested in this post or would like to find out more about it, please contact Dr Prashant Kukkadapu (Interim Associate Medical Director) by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Informal visits are encouraged.
- Address Shorelands, 292 Central Drive, Blackpool
- Salary Offer Competitive