Specialty doctor – Old Age Psychiatry – Barrow in Furness

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Cpl UK Healthcare (formally RIG Locums) are currently looking for an experienced Old Age Specialty Doctor, based at Barrow in Furness in the inpatient ward.

Assessment of patients referred to the service in clinic and on the ward . To provide for mental health needs – including prescribing and monitoring psychotropic medications. To provide for the physical health needs of your patients (with support from clinical practitioners, GP and junior doctors, and referring to specialtys and outside hospitals). To contribute to the discharge process including completing outpatient letters, discharge summaries, prescribing for discharge medications ( junior doctor will perform), and handing over care. Suitable for those with experience in psychiatry as well as general practitioners with experience and ongoing interest in old age psychiatry.

Job Description available with timetable upon request

Job title:

Specialty doctor – Old Age Psychiatrist


Barrow in Furness, South Cumbria area

Hours per week:

Part time, 20 hours per week

Working days:

Flexible, 09.00 – 17.00

Length of Contract:

Ongoing long term

Start date:


Remote work:

 On site


To apply we will require the following documents:

  • GMC License
  • Right to Work in the UK
  • DBS Cert
  • 2 Recent References

We cannot offer sponsorship. We require the Right to Work in the UK.

Cpl UK Healthcare works with NHS Trusts all over the UK, alongside many private hospitals, and as a framework supplier, we have access to jobs nationwide as soon as they are needed. 

We can easily assist with updating your compliance, planning travel and accommodation, providing mandatory training/CPD courses and we are also a designated body with the GMC offering services for appraisal and revalidation. Here at Cpl UK Health, we like to get doctors onboarded as early as possible prior to their available period so they can complete registration in good time – this in turn allows the doctor to accept their perfect locum offer without delay.

The benefits of working with Cpl UK Healthcare:

  • Approved NHS Framework Supplier
  • Weekly Payroll 
  • CPD training provided including BLS
  • Expert Recruiters working solely in one Specialty
  • Designated Body for the GMC
  • Appraisal and Revalidation support
  • Excellent referral schemes

For more information on this role please contact Katalin Rusai on 07867459588 or email [email protected] with your CV for immediate consideration.

**Not for you? Please feel free to pass on our details to anyone that may be interested in this position, and enter yourself into our referral bonus scheme** – https://www.riglocums.com/doctor-jobs/refer-a-candidate/

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