Mental Health Clinical Lead

Are you an experienced Senior Mental Health Clinician with excellent clinical examination skills ready for a new challenge?

If you are you looking to take the next step in your career or expand your experience and skill set we could have the perfect opportunity for you!

CRG Medical Services are looking for a Mental Health Clinical Lead to join our teams of highly skilled healthcare professionals in HMP Chelmsford.

Reporting to the Partnership Integration Manager, you will manage the Mental Health services at HMP Chelmsford on a day-to-day basis, ensuring we are providing a high standard of clinical care to our patients and an appropriate clinical service to our customer.

You will be responsible for establishing and maintaining close liaison with staff at all levels, ensuring excellent customer relationships and involvement of other key stakeholders.

In conjunction with the Medical Director, Operations Director and Clinical Governance Director, you will ensure that local processes comply with national clinical governance standards.

The package and benefits:

  • Salary £45,871 per annum
  • On-going professional development
  • Pension Contributions

What you need for the role:

  • Experience as a Registered Senior Clinician with at least 5 years post registration experience
  • Previous line management experience
  • Evidence and maintenance of CPD
  • In depth knowledge of the Mental Health Act

Who are CRG Medical Services?

CRG Medical Services is a leading provider of forensic medical services across the criminal justice & secure health sector including UK Police Forces and UK Border Force (UKBF), with contracts across Lancashire, Dyfed Powys, Dorset, Derbyshire, Lincolnshire, Essex, Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridge, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire regions. Our highly skilled Doctors and Health Care Professionals deliver care in secure health environments including prisons, custody suites and sexual assault referral centres.

If you believe you fit the above criteria for this exciting role, you can click ‘apply’ or email for more information and a full job description.

CRG is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability.