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Fantastic opportunity for a Senior Registrar to further develop in the C&A setting

  • Enjoy the stability of a 12-month fixed-term contract
  • Exposure to emergency cover
  • Base yourself in a picturesque city with beautiful natural surroundings

The Position

As a Psychiatry Registrar in the Child and Adolescent setting, you will provide care and treatment of psychiatric patients in Mental Health Services, including rostered emergency cover, as a junior doctor in supervision. You will provide clinical services including assessment, treatment and further reviews of clients. This is fixed-term, full time day work role, working 80 hours per fortnight to commence January 2020 until January 2021. There is scope for hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant.

The Hospital

This accredited teaching hospital services a direct catchment population of 140,000 people and a referral population of over 250,000 people. Every year the hospital treats over 24,000 inpatients and over 225,000 outpatients. The broader health service is an innovative and dynamic organisation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of the community. You will be joining a hospital with a strong focus towards providing the highest levels of healthcare and services.

The Location

The hospital is situated in a vibrant picturesque city with historical charm and breathtaking natural surroundings. It is a cultural hub with many cosmopolitan cafes, bars, restaurants, museums and art galleries. The city has a great variety of educational options for all ages. There are 38 primary schools and 19 high schools, 16 of which are privately run for various ages and religious affiliations.

There is a healthy real estate market due to steady demand for housing in the area and adequate supply of options for those purchasing in the region. The median house and unit price is $387,000AUD and $322,000AUD respectively. There is a good range of rental properties available and the average price for a 3 bedroom house is $320AUD per week and $250AUD per week for a unit.

Essential Criteria

You must hold current registration with AHPRA or be eligible to apply for registration with experience from a country with a comparable healthcare system (New Zealand, the UK, Ireland, Canada or USA).

Develop your career in Psychiatry without compromising your work-life balance in this beautiful region – Get in touch today for further details.