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Priory Hospital Lincolnshireis a low secure unit for males with mental illnesses and personality disorders. Located in Gainsborough in Lincolnshire, the hospital has 28 beds to support those who are detained under the Mental Health Act.
The hospital was rated good during the last CQC inspection in March 2019.
Our service consists of two wards:
This post is supported by a permanent full time consultant.
Priory Hospital Lincolnshireprovides a full treatment pathway for those requiring rehabilitation, and we focus on patients learning new skills, embedding these in everyday life, progressing to maintenance of skills that are necessary for community living, as well as reducing risk behaviours and promoting health and quality of life.
There is a continued emphasis on the rights of patients, their quality of life and promotion of independence that enhances the patient experience and prepares them for community living.
This will be achieved by:
The Job Opportunity
A unique opportunity to work in a unit where extensive medical support is offered to the patients. As a Specialty Doctor you will work closely with the Consultant Psychiatrist to provide medical cover on a daily basis to the patients on the ward.
The successful applicant will join an established MDT on the unit, which includes a psychologist, an OT, and social worker. The maximum caseload is 28, and this is consistent with consultant-led specialist service with Specialty Doctor support.
Alongside the Consultant, you will care for the patients, referred to the unit usually from forensic settings. During working hours, you will be responsible for reviewing the mental and physical state of patients throughout the working week.
Other duties include:
General working hours are Monday to Friday 9:00 – 17:00 and you will join the oncall acute rota in the East Midlands.
As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development.
Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.
All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland.We are an equal opportunities employer.Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.
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