CAMHS ED Consultant Psychiatrist

CAMHS ED Consultant Psychiatrist

Schoen Clinic Chelsea have a fantastic opportunity for a CAMHS ED Consultant Psychiatrist to join the team on a part time basis of 15 hours per week.

Schoen Clinic Day Centre for Mental Health Chelsea


Schoen Clinic Chelsea have an opoprtunity for a Consultant Psychiatrist to work as part of a multidisciplinary team as part of the Eating Disorders pathway. 

Principle Duties

  • To liaise with referres and community teams and to assess risk and develop management plans for medical and psychiatric risks.
  • To admit patients, including intial examinations both mental and physical 
  • Medically examine each patient as per units assessment prorotol and to continue to develop and individual formulation for each patient 
  • To review medical history and blood test results in line with protocol 
  • Take lead responsibility for the physical health of patients, arrange investigations and refer to other services as required
  • Assess, treat and monitor psychiatric aspects of eating disorders including core psychopathology and co-morbid disorders such as depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, personality disorder and autism spectrum disorder.

Due to the commitment to continuous improvement, it is likely that the post will evolve over time. These duties will be subject to regular review and any amendments will be made in consultation and agreement with the post holder.



  • Nursing Practice (Schoen Clinic Newbridge)
  • Healthcare Outcomes (Schoen Clinic Newbridge)
  • Management Excellence (Schoen Clinic UK)
  • Hospital (Schoen Clinic London)


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  • Nursing Practice (Schoen Clinic London)

Schoen Clinic Culture

Our culture of world-class medical excellence is based around our five key values:

Accountable      Taking ownership of the things I say and do

Caring                 Treating others as I would like to be treated

Collaborative    Working together to make a winning team

Courageous       Being proud to be different and challenge the norm

Determined       Seeing things through to meet and exceed expectations


Please note:

Due to the volumes of applications we expect to receive, Schoen Clinic reserves the right to close the job advert before its assigned closing date if we find the ideal candidate for this position.


Unfortunately the application deadline has passed, but please send us your CV for future consideration.

Schoen Clinic Day Centre for Mental Health Chelsea



£64,000 - £68,000

Closing Date
2nd July 2021


  • Specialist registration with the General Medical Council and a license to practice
  • MRCPsych or equivalent
  • Approved Clinician status or willingness to achieve this
  • Registration for CPD with the Royal College of Psychiatrists and in good standing
  • Knowledge of psychopharmacology as applied to eating disorders
  • Knowledge of the physical and nutritional complications of eating disorders and their management
  • High degree of self-awareness and ability to reflect on own emotional responses to patients
  • Willingness to work as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Minimum of one years’ experience of eating disorders as a higher trainee or equivalent
  • Experience of a variety of psychotherapeutic approaches used in the treatment of eating disorders
  • Experience of the management of refeeding in severely underweight patients
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team


  • This is a part time position, working 15 hours per week
  • 25 days holiday + 8 Bank Holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Eye Care Scheme
  • Online Benefits Portal
  • Training & development opportunities