Psychiatrist Consultant - Lead Clinician

Psychiatrist Consultant - Lead Clinician

16 Oct
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Client Of Global Medical Recruiting
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Dubai

16 Oct

Client Of Global Medical Recruiting

Dubai

DubaiIntroductionVacancy available for Lead Clinician - Consultant Psychiatrist in Dubai UAE The ability to speak Arabic is a distinct advantageIf selected for this vacancy you will have an honorary contract with one of the largest and most respected mental health trusts in the United KingdomThis employer is at the forefront of mental health care support and research By working here you ll gain specialist experience within an organisation with a rich history and international reputation in mental healthThis is a truly exciting and unique opportunity to be part of a senior and experienced team to work in the new collaboration between Maudsley Health and the Ministry of Health and Prevention to support the development of a Centre of Excellence You would be working closely with experienced Director level staff from the Maudsley and the in-house leadership team at the Psychiatric Hospital This is a rare opportunity to be able to support the further development of existing services and influence and shape new services in great facilitiesA thorough induction programme will be offered along with a commitment to continuing professional development Some teaching and training can be delivered remotely using advanced technology Direct supervision will also be available within the serviceAs this is still a new and developing initiative a degree of flexibility and creativity will be required together with an appreciation of relevant cultural issues Of greatest importance is the ability to deliver high quality evidence-based carePackageVery competitive recruitment package will be offered Package details to be discussed at time of interviewBenefits such as travel allowance relocation assistance medical insurance medical malpractice insurance annual leave etcThe final salary package offered is at the sole discretion of the employer and not of Global Medical RecruitingMinimum RequirementsThe successful applicant will need to fulfill the professional registration requirements of the Health Authority Abu Dhabi or the Ministry of Health and PreventionLANGUAGEBilingual candidates preferred English-Arabic Job SpecificationJob PurposeTo support the development of services in the Middle EastThe post holder will provide clinical expertise to the team based in Abu Dhabi They will be expected to deliver effective highly specialist assessments and treatments in accordance with UK and UAE guidance of professional regulatory bodies in conjunction with other members of the multidisciplinary team The consultant will be directly involved in assessment and management particularly of complex cases where there are psychiatric and other psycho-social factorsOther Main ResponsibilitiesOther responsibilities will include to deliver and develop clinical research and training servicesprogrammes in accordance with SLaM clinical governance and relevant national and international policies This post holder will be expected to work collaboratively and cross cover for other consultant psychiatrists On occasion this could include child and adolescent mental health serviceKey Responsibilities The post holder will play a lead role in providing clinical expertise and support to the team The post holder is expected to provide assessment treatment and consultation for people 18 and over who present with mental health disorders Participation in training of junior doctors when in place and other multidisciplinary staff within the teams and contribution to the identification and provision of training needs of the multidisciplinary team Participation in education and training locally and nationally Participate in research as a principal partner or facilitator as appropriate to the post holders experience and interests Participation in operational management meetings together with other designated senior managers Adherence expected to agreed job plan and appraisal procedures set by the Trust The post holder will be expected to support the development of the services in Abu Dhabi and potentially across the greater Middle East area This will involve working closely with the Clinical Director Chief Medical Officer and Service Director and with the Health Authority Abu Dhabi education and other providers in the Middle East The post holder will be expected to develop strong working relationships with acute services A component of this role will be to manage cases collaboratively with visiting clinicians from the UKOther Elements of the role Ensure that electronic patients clinical records relating to post holders work are well maintained and meet Trust standards for documentation and communication with referrers and users are met Promote good links with partner agencies including services in Abu Dhabi Contribute to the development of policies and procedures to support good practice and ensure that appropriate high quality clinical services are delivered Provide a service that promotes diversity meets the needs of service users from diverse ethnic cultural and religious traditions accessible and sensitive to needs relating to disability gender and sexual orientation Collect activity information as requested to meet the demands of performance management and service planning Help maintain a clinical database and keep all other records and statistics as necessary and required Participate in meetings and other management meetings as appropriate to the post holders responsibilities Apply quality standards to all work undertaken in line with Trust Clinical Governance policies Act with integrity and honesty at all times Attend professional meetings as appropriate within and outside the CAG and agreed Personal Development Plan Assist in or lead research and evaluation where required Take part in and lead audit projects when appropriate Encourage junior staff and support their efforts in undertaking audit projects Adherence to the agreed job plan and appraisal procedures by the Trust