Consultant in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry - Part Time - Scotland

  • Head Medical
  • 19/11/2020

Job Description







Consultant in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry - Part Time - Scotland


A Consultant in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry is now required for a part time post located in the West of Scotland. The service is being expanded to include local provision in Bute & Cowal and we are recruiting for a Consultant to contribute to these developing services which will form two new branches of the existing CAMHS team. The services will replicate the multi-disciplinary team model in place in the region and it will include Psychological and Specialist Medical support alongside Primary Mental Health staff and Clinicians at Band 6 & 7. A specialist interest in children and young people with eating disorders is highly desirable.


This requirement is 0.5 WTE and the specific days can be negotiated.


You will hold full registration with a license to practise with the General Medical Council in the UK, and on (or eligible for) Specialist Registration in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.

The CAMHS service within Argyll and Bute serves an area with a population of around 87,000. The service is provided for children and their families from early life up to school leaving age and operates with a multidisciplinary, multi-agency ethos. There are good links with paediatric services, adult mental health, the local authority and education services.


If you would like further information and to discuss this opportunity, then please call Karen Diamond at Head Medical on 0131 240 5261 or email