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Priory Hospital Preston, Rosemary Lane, Bartle, Preston, PR4 0HB

Priory Group Division



£93,417 for Part Time (can be flexible for right person)


22.5 hours

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time

Job Advert Role Description

Priory Hospital Preston is a 38-bedded independent mental health hospital based in Bartle in Preston, specialising in the management and treatment of acute mental ill health and eating disorders. The Priory Hospital Preston has established an excellent reputation for offering calming and recovery focused residential treatment for up to 38 service users, over 3 wards.   

  • Bartle Ward – 10-bedded eating disorders
  • Cottam Ward – 12-bedded acute mental health
  • Rosemary Ward – 16-bedded acute mental health


We are looking for a Consultant Psychiatrist for our Eating Disorder ward, part time 22.5 hours.  You will fulfil the role of Responsible Clinician to patients supervising the process of referral and admission including contribution to the pre-admission assessments. The role is a pivotal element of an established multi-disciplinary team aiming to ensure that patients receive a person-centric care and treatment programme.  If you are passionate about delivering first class psychiatric care we would love to hear from you.


You will be an excellent team player keen to participate in a multi disciplinary approach to assessment with a keen interest in developing services within a forward thinking transitional environment. 


To join us, you must hold the following,


  • CCST/CCT or equivalent in the relevant areas of psychiatry
  • experience of working in inpatient settings with people with significant mental health difficulties
  • Previous experience in Eating Disorder Services at consultant level
  • You will continue to hold a registration with the GMC including being on the special register for psychiatry.


For your hard work and dedication to Priory, we will offer you a wide range of benefits.


At Priory not only do we have good peer groups at site but we have worked hard on joining up the network of doctors to stay connected – such as through whats app.  We also have good support for CPD and a mentorship programme for medical staff new to the private sector or to Priory.  Due to the large size of the company there are some excellent career progression opportunities and each specialisation has a network supporting it which the doctor can become an active part of


  • Salary of £93,417 for 22.5 Hours (can be flexible for right person)
  • Peer group of Doctors that are supportive. 
  • Generous study leave (including funding).
  • You will have your own office and ample administrative support.
  • Generous annual leave entitlement.
  • Enhanced maternity pay
  • Career development opportunities at the hospital and within the Priory Group.
  • Our independent Employee Assistant Program can offer confidential emotional and practical support and advice to colleagues, 24/7.
  • Priory benefit package (including private health insurance).
  • Company pension scheme.


An informal discussion is encouraged – contact us today to set up a confidential, non-obligatory chat with Heather McNair on 01772 691122.


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