Consultant Community Psychiatrist

Availble at request, VIC, Australia

Join a supportive health service focused on caring for all staff members and those important to them.

  • Career progression and development opportunities available.
  • Salary packaging benifits
  • Provide clinical leadership in a major teaching hospital.
Attractive salary package

The Position

Wavelength International is looking for an experience a community psychiatrist to join an experienced clinical team in southwest Melbourne. Duties include providing clinical leadership and support in the acute psychiatric inpatient unit, including supervision of junior medical staff. The hospital is committed to providing ongoing education, as a part of this role opportunities are available for involvement in the training of registrars in the RANZCP fellowship program.

The Hospital

The 16-bed inpatient Psychiatric Unit is located on the campus of a 290-bed hospital. The organisation provides hospital care, aged care, mental health programs, maternity, and specialist women’s health services along with home care services.

The Location

With affordable spacious housing available this location is popular for established couples and families. There are many schools and training colleges in the area as well as an excellent network of trains and buses to both Melbourne and Geelong. The area is a hub for Australian film and TV, dance studios, and galleries. An abundance of restaurants offers a range of cuisine, while indoor markets provide fresh seafood and produce weekly.

Essential Criteria

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.

If you are interested in a confidential discussion about this role register today or contact Angie for more information.

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