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

  • Career progression and development opportunities available.
  • Rapidly growing affordable city just 30 minutes from Melbourne.
  • Provide clinical leadership in a major teaching hospital.

The Position

As an experienced consultant psychiatrist, the successful incumbent will work in the inpatient psychiatric unit located on the campus of the hospital. 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

This 200 bed, large regional community hospital provides a range of services including surgical, maternity, obstetric care, dialysis, emergency, mental health, aged and palliative care, allied health services and a 24 hour emergency department. As part of the hospital’s mental health program they offer a range of acute and community psychiatric services.

The Location

Located just 32 kilometres from Melbourne CBD, 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.

Essential Criteria

To be successful in applying for this position you must hold Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists or equivalent and be eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Agency (AHPRA).

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