Indicative salary $300,000 - $450,000 p.a.Inpatient and community-based roleExperienced and supportive multidisciplinary team
An opportunity has become available for a Child and Adolescent Consultant Psychiatrist to join a dynamic multidisciplinary psychiatry team on the Mid North Coast of NSW. This role will see you delivering specialist level psychiatric services to patients between the ages of 0-18 years, across inpatient and community-based settings. Key responsibilities of the position include delivering high quality services tailored to achieve optimal patient outcomes; involvement in service evaluation and quality improvement activities; ongoing education and training of medical staff, nursing staff and junior medical officers; and providing support services to family members and carers connected with patients in your care. Additionally, participation in the on-call after hours roster is a requirement of this role.
- Registered or eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia as a Specialist Psychiatrist
- Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatry (RANZCP) with specialist recognition in Child and Mental Health Services
This psychiatry position is situated within a well-respected Health Service on the NSW mid north coast. The hospital provides medical and surgical services to Port Macquarie, Kempsey, Coffs Harbour, Macksville and the surrounding areas. This 228-bed facility is a major referral hospital providing high level care to a diverse population. Mental health services are delivered across inpatient and a variety of community-based settings. A wide range of specialist mental health programs are also offered including aboriginal mental health, eating disorders, perinatal and infant mental health consultation and liaison services, peer support activities, virtual mental health, and school link programs.
This position will see you working in a scenic coastal region approximately four hour's drive north of Sydney. The area showcases gorgeous beaches, a lush hinterland and a variety of attractions including a Koala Hospital, a Zoo, river cruises, wine regions, stunning national parks, hiking trails, fishing and boating opportunities. This location boasts a large shopping precinct, a mixture of fine dining and quirky cafes, quality schools, and a relaxed lifestyle to help you unwind during time away from work.
Please forward your CV to Jonathan Richards at email@example.com or contact Jonathan directly on +61422408729 for further information and a position description. For international candidates looking to connect with Jonathan, he can be reached via WhatsApp +61422408729 .