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Eating Disorders
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Fixed term
Full time: 10 PA's
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Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
The Barberry
£79,860 - £107,668
04/12/2020 23:59

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Locum Consultant in Eating Disorders Psychiatry

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

Please note that this post may close earlier than the indicated closing date if a sufficient number of applications are received.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As part of our safe recruitment practice pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. As part of the selection process you may be required to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, however all cases of criminal record history are dealt with on a case by case basis.

Please note, if applicable for your role you will be required to cover the cost of your DBS certificate. This will be deducted from your salary over 3 months. You will also be required to sign up to the DBS Update Service before commencement with the Trust.

All successful applicants will be required to complete the Trust’s induction programme. The Fundamental (Statutory and Mandatory) training will be in an e-learning format. You will be required to complete training modules online (approx. 9-14 hours depending on post) in your own time prior to any unconditional offer being made.

Our Trust is committed to treating individuals fairly and ensuring they have the same opportunities to fulfil their potential, even if this means doing things differently for different people sometimes. We are working hard to ensure our workforce reflects the diversity within Birmingham and Solihull and that our services meet the needs of all diverse service users and carers.

Locum Consultant Psychiatrist

GENERAL ADULT – Consultant in Eating Disorders Psychiatry

  • FULL TIME 10 PAS • £77,913 - £105,042 PA (DEPENDENT



Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (BSMHFT) provides comprehensive mental health services

culturally and socially-diverse population of 1.2 million spread over 172 square miles, and have an income of over £230 million.

We are one of the largest and most complex mental health foundation trusts in the country. BSMHFT employs over 4,000

staff, which is inclusive of 115 Consultant posts and 57 Middle Grade posts. BSMHFT are seeking to appoint a Consultant in Eating Disorders Psychiatry to work full-time (10PA) based at The Barberry, to provide assessment and management of patients with eating disorders. The professional development of our doctors is fundamental to providing excellent quality services and we offer an extensive academic programme locally. Doctors are also given the opportunity to benefit from supervision and mentoring from a team of consultants. We are particularly proud of our excellent collegiate working atmosphere and close ties between universities and doctors at all levels. Candidates must have full GMC registration

We are a Living Wage EmployerArmed Forces CovenantPositive about disabled peopleStonewall Health ChampionsDefence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) - BronzeDisability confident employer

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 Roji Thomas

Clinical Lead

0121 301 2209

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