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Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal, 100 Wilmslow Road, Manchester, SK8 3DG

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type



£50 an hour

Job Advert - Division Information


Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.

Job Advert Location Description

The Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal has been providing inpatient services to NHS patients for a number of years and has a number of subspecialties including Acute inpatient, PICU, CAMHS, EDU, Rehab and PD. We are looking for Specialty Grade Doctors to join our bank on call rota in order to cover on-call shifts 5pm - 9am (16 hrs) weekdays and 9am - 9am (24 hrs) weekends for our inpatients where there are gaps in the on call rota. The Speciality Doctor on call is based on site. They are supported by non-resident Consultant on call who could be contacted during their on call.

Job Advert Role Description


1. Attending to medical and psychiatric emergencies and managing these situations promptly and seeking advice where necessary.

2. To conduct mental health and physical health assessments of newly admitted patients and document  the same in accordance with the template on Care Notes (IT)
3. To conduct seclusion reviews in a timely manner for patients being nursed in seclusion.

4. To ensure adequate clinical handover following the on call

5. Arrange appropriate clinical tests and investigations for physical health emergencies and take responsibility for chasing up results and acting on them in a timely manner. 

6. Review physical observation and investigation findings and act upon them in a clinically appropriate manner.

Knowledge and Skills:

This post requires an MB.BS or equivalent, you will also need to be GMC registered and licensed to practice. We would also 
expect you to be in good standing with the Royal College of Psychiatrists for CPD and have an appraisal or RITA in the last 


It is desirable for the applicant to have had previous experience as a Specialty Doctor or good level of experience in handling psychiatric emergencies and physical health emergencies for patients on mental health units. 

If this is an opportunity you are interested in please don't hesitate to apply! 

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About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services, Priory promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.

Priory maintains that vaccination remains our very best line of defence against COVID-19 and believes that our colleagues working with vulnerable individuals have a professional duty to be vaccinated.  As part of our wider infection control efforts, and to meet our commissioner and customer requirements, we continue to record vaccination status for all colleagues and we therefore request that you disclose this information as part of your application. Your vaccination status will not affect any offer of employment and will be held in line with GDPR requirements.  We thank you for your understanding. 


All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory will cover the cost of a DBS check.