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Consultant Psychiatrist – Outpatient / Community Based

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Profession: Medical and Psychiatry
  • Location: Coventry and Warwickshire
  • Salary: Up to £150,000 total package dependent on experience

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Location: Midlands

Home based with regular travel to Northampton and the midlands

Full time, part time and flexible working options will be considered

Salary: Up to £150,000 total package dependent on experience

Suitable for an experienced Consultant or someone due to complete their CCT in the next 6 months

We have different services based all around the UK so if this role / location isn’t quite right for you but you are a Qualified or soon to Qualify Consultant Psychiatrist looking for your next career move please send your CV to or call 07827856634 for an informal discussion around the opportunities and development we can offer.

This service is part of our Community Partnerships Division who this year had their CQC rating as good.  Below are some of the comments from service users our services support:

“Changed my life and staff were incredible, faultless, supportive, skilled, lovely and polite”.

The therapy that has been provided with was like “no other I had received in 30 years”.

Community Partnerships

Our service specialises in developing and delivering community based services for St Andrew’s.  We currently offer a range of services including, a busy private therapy clinic, a Medico-Legal Service, Diagnostic Assessment Clinics (ADHD and ASD), a Complex Treatment Service for Military Veterans, the Assertive Transition Service, CAMHS, eating disorders, addictions and criminal justice services. We also provide case consultation and reflective practice for Children’s Homes as well as running teaching sessions at schools, universities, care homes and local businesses on a variety of topics.

As a result of growth within the division we are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Consultant Psychiatrist to join our team who can provide psychiatry support to our outpatient services as well as our Veterans’ Complex Treatment Service, which sits as part of the national Op Courage: Veteran Mental Health & Wellbeing pathway in the East Midlands and East of England.  The ideal candidate will be looking for a varied role and have an interest in working with service users in the community and within outpatient services where they will provide clinical leadership to help develop and improve these services.

As a result of expansions to our services we look for Consultant Psychiatrists who have an interest in any of the above areas and who have a CCT in General Adult, Forensic, Learning Disability, CAMHS or Old Age Psychiatry or will be gaining this in the next 6 months.

Make a difference – for yourself and your patients!

Why join St Andrew’s

  • Opportunities to progress – Most of our senior medical managers started off as Consultants in the Charity
  • Infrequent non resident second on calls with 24 hour first on call cover
  • We sponsored some of our doctors to undertake MBA degrees
  • The chance to be part of a community of over 30 Consultants and 8 Clinical Directors on one site with a weekly multidisciplinary CPD and Grand Rounds programme that includes colleagues from the NHS
  • Only 10 per cent of our Consultant Psychiatrist roles are occupied by locums. Our posts fill up fast
  • Support in undertaking indemnified private practice and medicolegal work though our community partnerships
  • Opportunities for joint roles with the NHS in some areas
  • Teaching Opportunities for medical students from Cambridge and Buckingham as well as Trainees
  • Opportunities for research with our Research and Innovation Team
  • Class leading analytics and data monitoring with extensive integration with our Electronic Records
  • Electronic Prescribing.
  • £1000 dedicated study allowance
  • Located centrally in UK with great transport networks to London and the midlands whilst also having very good schools and great value for money properties.

Other benefits:

Pension, 32 days of Annual Leave plus Bank Holidays and your birthday off, free parking, sickness policy on par with the NHS, secretarial support and more

The Role

If you would like to be part of working with an innovative and dynamic team; be able to develop and deliver up to date treatments; and work in a supportive environment then this is the place for you!  This will be a personally and professionally rewarding role.  The post-holder will be able to undertake non-clinical activities of interest e.g. research, teaching, governance and management - in an innovative way, and influence the direction of services in order for them to attain the best outcomes for our service users.

You will oversee the management of patients with often complex needs and provide clinical leadership to the team and service.  You will be able to promote innovation and improvement of services, with scope to develop your specialist interests and grow your remit and responsibilities. You will have the support of a full MDT including Administrators and Personal Assistants dedicated to your service.

We are looking for an individual who wants a role where they have the autonomy to make decisions that will help improve service user care and outcomes. Someone who wants to join an organisation and be a leader of a team who also shares this passion.

International Medical Graduates

We welcome applications from job seekers who require current Skilled Worker sponsorship to work in the UK and you will be considered alongside all other applications. Please contact our recruitment team at if you would like more details on how we can support you.


For further details please contact Catherine Vichare or Internal Recruitment Consultant, James Farrelly on 07827856634 or