Consultant Psychiatrist

Location available upon request, QLD, Australia

Make a difference and impact upon healthcare for patients in some of the most challenging areas in Australia.

  • Regional, rural, and remote allowances including free accommodation.
  • Attractive salary package
  • Fast-paced, complex, and active role.
Up to $580,000 depending on experience.

The Position

Are you looking for your next challenge? This could be the opportunity for you. The team are on the lookout for committed doctor to provide specialist psychiatric care to the local community. This is a unique opportunity to make a difference and enhance your existing skills while working with an experienced team. There are a number of facilities within the region and a patient cohort that represents some of the challenges and case mix diversities that you may not have encountered in previous roles.

You will provide specialist psychiatric knowledge and skills to deliver quality mental healthcare to patients within the health service while providing professional leadership. In addition, you will provide, training education and supervision to medical staff and work closely within a multidisciplinary team.

In return you will receive a base salary with attractive allowances including regional and rural attraction allowance, motor vehicle allowance, generous super contribution, and professional development allowance.

The Hospital

The hospital is responsible for providing high quality healthcare to the communities of North-west Queensland. Specialist outreach patient services are managed by this hospital as well as accident & emergency, general medical, cardiac, obstetrics and gynaecology, mental health, allied health, paediatrics and sub-acute care.

The Location

Located in the gulf country region of Queensland, this is a vibrant, multicultural place, which attracts people from all corners of the globe to make this wonderful outback city their home.  It’s a family friendly city and a land of opportunity for those seeking career, education, and outback lifestyle.

Essential Criteria

Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZCP- or equivalent) and current registration or eligibility for registration with the Australian Medical Board.

Experience in Addictions psychiatry highly desirable.

Apply today or get in touch with Chloe to find out more.

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