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Locum Consultant Psychiatrist

Locum Consultant Psychiatrist

Main area
General Adult Psychiatry
Locum Consultant Psychiatrist
Fixed Term
24 hours
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TH AMH Psychiatry Medical Staff
£77,913 to £105,042 pa
22/09/2019 23:59

ELFT (East London NHS Foundation Trust) is making a positive difference to thousands of people’s lives, providing support so that they can fulfil their potential and enjoy healthy lives.

Locum Consultant Psychiatrist (12 months fixed term contract)

This is a superb opportunity to work in a well led and supported general adult service with primary care, community secondary care and inpatient components.

The post has become available as the previous consultant has moved to work closer to home.

We operate a continuity of care model supporting the patient from primary care thorough community secondary care and into the inpatient setting if required. 

We have close links with Bart's and the London Medical School and City University School of Nursing as well as a Trust wide commitment to Quality Improvement supported by the Institute of Health Improvement.

It is advertised as a 6PA post and there are also opportunities in increase sessions by taking on ot

What we can offer

In addition to being part of an excellent team we can offer:

  • A generous salary
  • Free indemnity cover
  • To be part of a highly effective and motivated team to build capacity in Primary Care
  • Paid annual leave
  • Full support in your CPD
  • Opportunity to enrol on courses relevant to the post
  • Full consultant support during supervision
  • Staff benefits

her projects and roles. It is centrally located with excellent public transport links.


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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 Sarah Dracass, Clinical Director for Tower Hamlets Directorate on

020 3487 1310 or via email at