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Find rewarding Psychiatry jobs to suit your lifestyle and experience our personalised service.
From flexible Psychiatry locum jobs Australia-wide to exciting permanent roles for Psychiatrists that tick all your boxes, our Psychiatry Team will work alongside you to understand your priorities providing invaluable help every step of the way.
We’ll make sure you’re the first to hear about any exclusive roles and are well-represented throughout your job search. We’ll also handle all your contract details, negotiate the best remuneration package and assist with all the paperwork.
If you’re ready to take the next step in your medical career, whether it be a locum, permanent role or telehealth consultancy on the side, register with us and access the unrivalled knowledge of our dedicated Psychiatry Recruitment Consultants. You’ll benefit from our extended network of healthcare employers and our strong 20-year reputation to find you the very best jobs for Psychiatrists in Australia.
What salary can you expect working in Psychiatry?
- Locum Consultant Psychiatrists can earn between $2,000- $2,500 per day plus accommodation & travel expenses, depending on location
- Staff Specialist Psychiatrists in permanent roles earn between $250,000 to $500,000 per year, depending on seniority and location
- Psychiatrists in private practice can earn up to $800,000 per annum
- Psychiatry Registrars and CMOs earn between $85,000 to $250,000 per year
What Subspecialties of Psychiatry do we recruit for?
|Child, Adolescent & Youth||Forensic Psychiatry||Psychogeriatric|
|Community Psychiatry||General Adult Psychiatry||Perinatal & Infant Psychiatry|
|Consultation Liaison||Indigenous Mental Health||Rehabilitation Psychiatry|
|Drug & Alcohol / Addiction||Intellectual Disability|
What qualifications do you need to work in Australia and New Zealand?
The specialist qualification in Australia and New Zealand is Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP). You can compare your training program to the RANZCP training program to see if it is comparable in terms of content, duration, governance and assessment. If so, it may be worth you applying for Specialist Assessment in Australia or Vocational registration in New Zealand.
International Psychiatry qualifications that are often deemed comparable include:
UK/Ireland – MRCPsych combined with the CCT (or CCST or JCHMT as appropriate)
Canada – Fellowship in Psychiatry or Certificate in Psychiatry from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Canada
USA – Certificate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Benefit from our in-house Regulatory and Migration team expertise. All our Doctors have access to expert advice on the registration process with the College, AHPRA and Medicare, plus migration advice from our in-house registered migration agents.