Consultant Psychiatrist

Cairns, QLD, Australia

Adult Psychiatry + Tropical Paradise = Your Dream Job in Cairns?

  • Join a dedicated team providing comprehensive care for adult patients.
  • Permanent position with a supportive environment and potential for growth.
  • Enjoy a stunning lifestyle with work-life balance in a vibrant city.
Salary on application

The Position

Are you a passionate psychiatrist seeking a dynamic team environment? We're looking for a highly motivated individual to join an established team in a leading private mental health facility. You'll focus on mood disorders, depression, and addictive behaviours, utilising evidence-based practices within a supportive and collaborative setting. This is a permanent staff specialist position with an initial contract of 6-12 months, with the potential to extend as a VMO (Visiting Medical Officer). Onsite consulting rooms ensure a streamlined workflow for you.

The Hospital

The modern 30-bed facility boasts a multi-disciplinary team of psychiatrists, psychologists, therapists, and social workers, ensuring a holistic approach to patient care. The hospital offers both inpatient and outpatient programs including:

Day programs: Managing Anxiety, Managing Mood Disorders, and Relapse Prevention: Drug & Alcohol.

Inpatient Services: Psychiatric Care, Mental Health Programs, Mindfulness Relaxation Classes, Art therapy, and exercise.

The Location

Living and working in Cairns, QLD offers a unique blend of tropical beauty and laid-back lifestyle. With its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and lush rainforests, outdoor enthusiasts thrive here, enjoying activities like snorkelling, diving, and hiking. The city boasts a vibrant cultural scene, with markets, festivals, and art galleries contributing to its charm. The relaxed atmosphere and friendly locals create a welcoming environment for residents and visitors alike, making Cairns an appealing destination for those seeking a balance between work and leisure in a stunning natural setting.

If you're ready to embark on a fulfilling career journey in mental health care surrounded by the beauty of Cairns, apply now or get in touch with Chloe to learn more.

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