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

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time




26.25hrs per week

Job Advert Role Description


Priory is the UK's largest independent provider of Eating Disorder Services. We have a national offering of specialist residential services at selected locations including at Cheadle Royal Hospital. We are now looking for a Consultant Psychiatrist to join our team on one of our two Eating disorders units - Aspen. 


Aspen is a 11 bed unit working alongside Cedars to be the principle provider to the NHS in North England focussing on positive physical and psychological outcomes through the full service provision. 


This post offers excellent opportunity for consultant to work with MDT and experienced group of consultant colleagues across site.

You will have a solid commitment to CPD and have an excellent track record in supporting candidate, will join a large team of medical colleagues and will participate in peer group meetings, clinical meetings and academic meetings.

The successful candidate will also join out of hours 1:7 on call rota for the site.


This role would suit someone who has had experience of working with Eating Disorders. We are looking for an experienced dynamic and flexible candidate who takes initiative and enjoys working in a fast paced enviroment.


Key Accountabilities include:

-RC responsibility for all patients.

-Safe prescribing and monitoring of physical health.

-Comprehensive Assessments and treatment planning with patients external share holders and carers.

-Management of patients on the ward including physical health, mental state and risk management and formulation.

-Adhering to organisational admission and discharge policy and procedures.

-Timely discharge GP notifications and discharge summaries.

-Preparation of Mental Health Act tribunal reports.

-Must have proficient IT skills as prompt entry onto the electronic care record is essential.

-Engagement with external professionals and families/carers.

-Participation in audit, research, quality and performance management and other clinical and professional activities.


Division DBS info

About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group 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, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.


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 Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.

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