Associate Specialist

85000.00 - 85000.00 GBP Annual + GBP85000/annum
23 Oct 2019
20 Nov 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
We are looking for an Associate Specialist to join our Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) at The Huntercombe Hospital - Cotswold Spa, Broadway, located in an Area of outstanding Natural Beauty, just 6 miles from Evesham and 15 miles from Cheltenham and Worcester.

The hospital is easily reached by road and is situated just 12 miles from Junction 9 of the M5 motorway.

The Huntercombe Group is one of the leading specialist care providers in the UK, providing treatment in the areas of Mental Health and Addictions, Brain Injury Rehabilitation, Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS), Learning Disabilities and Children Specialist Services.

We have gained a reputation for innovation and creating the right treatment solutions for patients with particularly challenging and complex needs. Our philosophy is to ensure that every individual admitted to our services has the potential to enhance their prospects for a more fulfilling life.

The Huntercombe Hospital - Cotswold Spa, Broadway

The hospital is a specialist eating disorder facility that delivers treatment programmes for children, adolescents and young adults upwards from the age of eleven.

The building has been recently refurbished and is well appointed for all those accessing the service. There are educational facilities available for all our patients to access and many are able to continue their studies whilst being treated at the hospital.

This role is dedicated to providing high quality clinical care for patients referred to and using the services of the hospital. The post holder works loosely with multi-disciplinary teams to ensure that clients receive a holistic and person-centric care and treatment programme.

The Post holder will work with the multi disciplinary teams to ensure that clients receive an holistic and person-centred care and treatment programme.

Most patients are referred to Huntercombe Hospital Cotswold Spa via NHS and local authorities. We play an integral part in contributing to new models of care outlined in the Five Year Forward View.

To join The Huntercombe Group as an Associate Specialist you will:

•Hold full registration with the General Medical Council (GMC)

•Be approved under section 12 (2) Mental Health Act

•Have the ability to take independent decisions when necessary and to seek advice form Senior Doctors as appropriate. (You will cover for the consultants leave, with phone supervision from another Consultant.

•Have an understanding of the principles of research

•Treat everyone with dignity and respect and be committed to equality of opportunity for all and embrace diversity

•Comply with relevant regulatory and statutory requirements

In return we offer you:

•A thorough induction programme tailored to the hospital where you will be working

•Clear pay structure, with competitive rates

•Generous annual leave entitlement

•Funded study leave

•Medical Insurance

•Payment of medical indemnity

•Sick pay of 4 weeks full pay and 4 weeks half pay

•The opportunity to participate in a company contributory pension scheme

•Maternity leave at 3 month's full pay and 3 month's half pay, (up to a maximum salary of GBP50k)

•2 weeks paid paternity leave

•Shared parental leave, matching the maternity leave benefit

•Death in service benefit equivalent to 2 x salary

•A range of staff discounts

•Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)

An enhanced DBS (England) or PVG/Disclosure Scotland (Scotland) Disclosure will be required for all successful applicants. Costs will be met by the Company.

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To learn more about The Huntercombe Group please visit our website