In line with our exciting plans for transformation and growth and the delivery of outstanding care for our children and young people, we are looking to appoint a sessional Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist, to work as a visiting school psychiatrist, across 2 of our Specialist Educational Needs (SEN) Schools. This role would suit someone looking to further develop a portfolio career and use their professional skills working as a clinician in a non-clinical setting in a role that allows for work-life balance.

The Cambian Group, part of the CareTech family of companies, is one of the largest providers of Specialist Education and Care services for children and young people in the UK, delivering across Special Education Schools and Colleges, Residential Care Homes and a Therapeutic Fostering Service.

Our SEN Services are committed to improving the educational outcomes of all our children and young adults, providing support for children with Autism, Asperger's Syndrome, severe learning disabilities, challenging behaviours and complex needs. We support our students from the age of 7 to the Transition Pathway, delivering specialist primary, secondary schools further education services.

For more information about our schools please click on the below link:


For an informal chat about our opportunities, please contact Jodie.stott@cambiangroup.com or click apply and we will be happy to contact you with more information.


Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, or equivalent
Full General Medical Council registration
Be on the Specialist Register
Evidence of either dual training or the development of a special interest in learning disability psychiatry (desirable)
Approved Clinician status (Section 12, Mental Health Act)
Good interpersonal skills and ability to work in busy environment
Able to evidence good multi-disciplinary team working while working as the only psychiatric practitioner on site
Driving License and/or the ability to travel between sites

Successful candidates will have to meet the person specification in order to be offered this post.

All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and reference checks.

Cambian is an equal opportunities employer.




Salary: Competivie

Location: Blandford Forum, DT11 0QS

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