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Make the move to this beautiful region with ease with the support of relocation assistance

  • Join a dynamic team and enjoyable working environment
  • A contemporary and well equipped facility
  • Enjoy a range of benefits with this supportive and dedicated healthcare service

The Position

As a Staff Specialist Psychiatrist, you will be joining a multidisciplinary mental health service in delivering high quality mental health care. You will provide comprehensive general adult inpatient and community psychiatric services, and act as a consultant to mental health professionals and health service providers including GPs and other agencies, regarding the assessment and management of patients. Your services will be required at various sites across the region including inpatient settings, community clinics and clients’ homes. Your expertise will be utilized in undertaking supervisory responsibilities with Psychiatric Registrars and other medical staff as required.

The Hospital

You will be joining an innovative and dynamic organisation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of the community. The hospital is a modern 160 bed facility, offering services in medical, surgical and allied health specialities through inpatient and outpatient departments. It caters for emergency resuscitation, surgery and intensive care of most trauma patients.

The Location

Living in Tasmania, on offer is a brilliant lifestyle for families with affordable housing and excellent access and choice of education providers. You will enjoy pristine wilderness and coastlines on your doorstep and a work-life balance to ensure you have the best of both worlds. Tasmania is known for its remarkable walking tracks, the freshest seafood and rare and unique wildlife.

There is plenty to appreciate in your time off such as the local arts and crafts, or sampling the fresh produce after a beachside stroll passing a bustling mix of shops and eateries. There are several waterfalls and bushwalks to discover close-by, or take a weekend getaway to explore the rest of your beautiful surrounds.

Essential Criteria

You will hold current registration with the Australian Medical Board (AHPRA) or be eligible for registration with experience from a country with a comparable health care system (NZ, UK, Ireland, Canada or USA). You will have extensive experience and skill in general adult psychiatry across a range of practice settings.

This is the ideal place to enjoy the best of both worlds and achieve an enviable work-life balance – Get in touch today for a no-obligation discussion.