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Welcome to ID Medical, your gateway to exciting new Psychiatry roles

If you’re a seasoned Psychiatrist seeking new horizons, ID Medical is here to support you.

Discover Middle Grade and Consultant locum placements tailored to maximise your earnings or embark on an exciting permanent career path with our specialised support.

From diverse clinical settings to personalised recruitment experiences, we’re here to guide you, every step of the way.

All grades, specialties and sub-specialties across all settings

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Maximise Your Earnings with Lucrative Locum Roles

Unleash your earning potential with ID Medical’s competitive pay rates and flexible assignments. Experience the range of Middle Grade and Consultant psychiatry opportunities across varied settings, from community clinics to prison environments.

Our dedicated teams ensure a seamless recruitment experience, matching you with opportunities that align with your preferences and goals.

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A Personalised Recruitment Experience, Tailored to You

At ID Medical, we understand that every Psychiatrist’s journey is unique. That’s why we offer a personalised recruitment experience for all Psychiatrists, guiding you towards locum or permanent roles that fit your professional aspirations and personal preferences.

With diverse settings and competitive benefits, you can chart your course in psychiatry with confidence and freedom.

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A Dedicated Mental Health Division

Established over 10 years ago, our dedicated Mental Health Division ensures you receive specialist, comprehensive support from some of the most knowledgeable and experienced consultants across the marketplace.

From role-specific expertise to intricate insight into different settings and placements, ID Medical is able to source the most valuable opportunities which are perfectly matched to your requirements and preferences.

Further to pairing you with the most well-suited roles, our consultants can even seek out the trusts and opportunities that offer the most lucrative remuneration for your skills.

Join a Thriving Community of Psychiatry Professionals

Become part of a vibrant community of psychiatry professionals dedicated to making a difference. Collaborate with like-minded peers, share best practices, and contribute to innovative approaches in mental healthcare.

At ID Medical, you’ll find camaraderie and support at every turn.

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Experience Flexibility and Freedom in Your Psychiatry Work

Enjoy the flexibility to create your ideal work-life balance with ID Medical. Whether you prefer short-term assignments or long-term placements, we offer opportunities that fit your schedule and lifestyle.

Take control of your locum or permanent Psychiatry career and enjoy the freedom to pursue your passions outside of work.

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For International, Qualified Psychiatrists Pursuing UK Opportunities

Embarking on a new chapter in a new country can be both thrilling and daunting. At ID Medical, we specialise in easing this transition for international Psychiatrists seeking permanent opportunities in the UK.

Our dedicated team is here to guide you through the process, ensuring a smooth and successful transition to your new role in the UK healthcare system. From navigating visa requirements to providing cultural support, we’re committed to helping you make the UK your home away from home.

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Explore a Wide Range of Psychiatry Specialties

We offer an array of permanent Registrar and Consultant positions tailored to your expertise and interests.

With nationwide opportunities, we have roles in the below subspecialties:

• General Psychiatry
• Adult Psychiatry
• Old Age Psychiatry
• Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
• Community Psychiatry
• Forensic Psychiatry
• Learning Disabilities Psychiatry

Each role presents unique challenges and opportunities for professional growth, allowing you to expand your skill set and make a meaningful impact on the lives of your patients. Whether you’re drawn to the complexity of forensic psychiatry or the rewarding nature of child and adolescent psychiatry, ID Medical has the perfect role waiting for you.

Enjoy Stability and Security

Say goodbye to uncertainty and embrace stability with a permanent psychiatry role.

ID Medical has over 20 years’ experience – you’re in safe hands.

And the comprehensive support we provide doesn’t end with securing the ideal role; our commitment is ongoing, with continuous support and communication.

Whether it’s discussing your new career goals, addressing issues you’ve come across, or helping you to navigate development and progression opportunities, we’re always on-hand to support with guidance and expertise.

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Explore Opportunities Across a Wide Network of NHS Trusts

Gain access to a vast network of NHS trusts and healthcare institutions with ID Medical. With partnerships spanning over 95% of trusts nationwide, we offer exclusive permanent opportunities in psychiatry across diverse settings. Elevate your career with placements that offer unparalleled support and resources.

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A Pathway to Specialist Registration…

The stability of a lucrative permanent psychiatry position and a unique opportunity to advance your Consultant career…

Secure your Consultant-grade future through our rotational CESR program – specially designed to support Middle Grade Psychiatrists via training and education (and rotating around all Psychiatry sub-specialties) to reach Consultant grade.

Plus, with this specialised training and mentorship, you can ascend the ranks of psychiatry without requiring MRCPsych (Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists).

Private Psychiatry Opportunities

ID Medical also partners with private clients. Psychiatry opportunities are available with remuneration up to £160,000 per annum. Get in touch to find out more.

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Due to the number of vacancies we handle and the speed at which we fill them, we cannot advertise all our roles online, so this is just a sample. Please do register your interest with us today as we would love to help you find your next role.

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  • Dr Adel Taha

    FY3 Doctor

    I work as a locum doctor through ID Medical. It has been a great opportunity, especially thanks to my advisor and guide. She was patient and handled my profile professionally till she made sure I am was in the right post and had the best pay rate available. She always makes sure that I am well treated in any new post and that I feel comfortable enough to stay in the post.

  • Dr Bukola Abubakar

    FY3 Doctor

    I was paired with a responsible agent since I registered with ID Medical. She would call me after most of my shifts to find out how I was doing. And she got me my dream job – 5 minutes to my home! I will always bless the day I registered with ID Medical

  • Dr Filip Frohlich

    FY3 Doctor

    Very helpful, pleasant and always working hard to secure the best opportunity for me!

  • Dr Hugh Stirling

    FY3 Doctor

    ID Medical was the first agency I joined to start my medical locum career and they’re absolutely brilliant. The registration process is lengthy but definitely worth it as it reduces the paperwork required for individual job applications later on. Thomas was always on hand to give assistance and advice, searching for posts that fit my personal preferences. The best agency around!

  • Dr Jide Awobamise

    General Practitioner

    ID Medical are a resourceful and responsive recruitment company. My Recruitment Consultant has been engaging and on the ball. He permanently seems polite and ready to help – a huge asset.

  • Dr Mirghani

    FY3 Doctor

    The ID Medical experts hands allowed me to secure the ideal placement within my specialty that perfectly suited my career plans. This could only have become a reality as a result of the professionalism, expertise and dedication of Syed and his team – a truly professional juggernaut!

  • Dr Saad Ali

    General Practitioner

    Good experience with ID Medical. They are responsive to messages. Special mention to Abhishekh and manager Anima for their help in getting the shifts booked according to my availability and being on hand for any troubleshooting queries. Would recommend.

  • Dr Samuel Tiareh

    General Practitioner

    ID Medical got me the locum work I was looking for, quickly and efficiently, the registration process was smooth. My Recruitment Consultant is always available and deals with any issues which arise quickly and efficiently. Very helpful and polite.

  • Dr Stephen Murphy

    FY3 Doctor

    The staff at ID Medical have been very polite and helpful whenever I have called. First class!

  • Dr Arshad

    It has been pleasure to work continually with ID medical for last three years and I would like to appreciate your hard work, dedication, very friendly and personal service. I would like to mention that I never worked with any other agency since I started working with ID medical as you were always there to have a very personal and efficient way of dealing with the job requirements. I would like to mention that you have been at best possible standards to find the job which suited my personal circumstances and specialty requirements and which have helped me a lot during these years. I wish you good luck for your future career and hope that you will make a good progress in your career.

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