Doctors Direct are part of NHS Professionals and owned by the Department of Health and Social Care, which means that we are part of the NHS family and sets us apart from locum agencies. Saving money and providing only the highest quality locum cover to our partner Trusts is at the very heart of what we do.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Consultant to work with us at Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Trust in Old Age Psychiatry.
We are looking for a dedicated doctor ready to work at one of the leading mental health Trusts in the UK. Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Trust (GMMH) employs around 4,750 people who make a difference across 130 locations.
Serving a population of 1.2 million people, GMMH provides community and inpatient mental health care, alongside substance misuse services across the North West. GMMH is one of the most active research Trusts in the UK, with one of the highest levels of recruitment to clinical trials for mental health. This puts staff and service users at the leading edge of new mental health treatment.
Doctors Direct recruit to the highest of NHS standards and all applicants for this role should meet pre-screening requirements before applying.
- Full GMC licence to practice
- Section 12 requried
- Minimum of 6 months mental health experience in and NHS Trust within the last 2 years
- Valid RTW status– Unfortunately, we cannot provide sponsorship therefore please only apply for the job if you are permitted to work within the UK.
- Please ensure you can provide the details (work email) of Three referees (Consultant or above) in the area which you are applying for to support your application, as this is a Trust requirement.
Why Choose Doctors Direct?
Doctors Direct are part of the NHS and do not charge our partner Trusts the expensive fees associated with private locum agencies. That means every shift worked by one of our members helps save money for the Trust and the wider NHS. These vital saving can then be reinvested into what matters most, patient care and safety.
Not only do members of Doctors Direct help save money for the NHS, they receive fantastic benefits including;
- Competitive rates of pay
- Paid annual leave
- A dedicated account manager
- Flexibility of work, with shifts that suit you
- Book and review shifts online
Want to know more?
Find out more about how working locum shifts through Doctors Direct canwork for youor visit our onsite teams. Find yournearest Trust here.
We have exciting career opportunities available for doctors across many grades and specialties. Once registered, you will be able to view and work in your chosen specialty and grade at any of our partner Trusts across England. If you would like to discuss career opportunities further, call us on 03330 143 652 or email [email protected] where our dedicated team can help you find your next opportunity.