Speciality Doctor in the Rough Sleepers Mental Health Team - NELFT Speciality Doctor in the Rough Sleepers Mental Health Team - NELFT

Speciality Doctor in the Rough Sleepers Mental Health Team

Reference: 395-MED281-22A

Band: NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor

Location: Mellmead House

Closing Date: 05/09/2022

Main responsibilities:

  1. To be responsible for organising and prioritising own and others workload in the day-to-day allocation of work.
  2. To deputise when required in the team consultant’s absence and delegate appropriately to other medical staff.
  3. To have organisational knowledge relating to Trust protocols and procedures and adhere to them.

Clinical Skills

  1. To act as an autonomous, registered practitioner who is legally and professionally accountable for own unsupervised actions guided by the professional code of conduct and Trust guidelines and protocols.
  2. The post holder will have full registration with a licence to practice on the General Medical Council (GMC).
  3. Further professional knowledge will have been gained through accredited courses, workshops, study and in house training programmes.
  4. To be able to assess and develop care plans to meet the complex needs of patients with a variety of conditions. This includes chronic, acute, and palliative care within own competencies, recognising own limitations and seeking advice when necessary. This will include continuously evaluating and acting on outcomes

Training & Supervision

  1. To act as mentor to junior colleagues, providing effective education, facilitating their development, and promoting high standards of medical care.
  2. Ensure junior colleagues are actively supported to enable them to achieve their learning needs.

 

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