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Get back to nature in this beautiful region with a laid-back lifestyle

  • Multiple positions and locations available
  • Enjoy a competitive remuneration package
  • Experience perfect weather year-round in this beautiful coastal region

The Position

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to provide specialist psychiatry services within a multidisciplinary community and hospital-based Child and Adolescent Mental Health Team. There are two full-time opportunities available, based at different hospitals within this broader health network. Within this role, you will undertake comprehensive assessment, diagnosis and treatment that ensures best practice clinical interventions. You will also liaise with other clinical units and referring hospitals, specialists and GP’s.

You will enjoy a competitive salary with a remuneration value up to $411,049 p.a., including various allowances, professional development leave as well as professional indemnity and private practice arrangements. Overtime and on-call allowances are negotiable upon appointment.

The Service

This Health Service provides acute care services to a fast-growing regional area, with a population of over 200,000 residents including several rural communities. This service is dedicated to providing quality care to patients through a supportive workplace with engaged teams that work together. The hospitals provide public access to a large range of specialist services either directly or through private partnership, with a full range of community and allied health services and mental health services.

The Location

You will enjoy a laid-back lifestyle and lower cost of living in a mild climate, a quick 45-minute flight north of Brisbane. This region has some of the safest family-friendly beaches in Queensland, a short journey from the World Heritage-Listed Fraser Island and renowned for incredible whale watching encounters. In your time off, stroll along the esplanade for alfresco cafes, shops, picnic areas and playgrounds.

Essential Criteria

You must have a demonstrated ability to work as an expert in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

Australia/NZ: Must hold FRANZCP and be eligible for Specialist registration with AHPRA.

UK/Ireland: Must hold MRCPsych/FRCPsych plus UK Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT/CCST) and have been practicing as a Consultant for 3 years or more.

USA: Must hold Certificate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and have been practicing as a Consultant for 3 years or more.

Canada: Must hold Fellowship in Psychiatry or Certificate in Psychiatry from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and have been practicing as a Consultant for 3 years or more.

Create an enviable work-life balance in this beautiful coastal region while making a real difference to this vast community – Get in contact today for further details.