With a flourishing cafe scene, nearby wineries to unwind in and plenty of adrenaline filled adventures to choose from, you will find a great work / life balance
- ASAP - May 2018
- Accredited Training position
- Escape busy city life and enjoy a laid back lifestyle
As a self-motivated and enthusiastic Psychiatry Registrar you will join a dynamic Mental Health Department to assist with and contribute to the clinical management of patients. With Staff Specialist assistance on every shift, you will have exposure to a whole range of presentations. You will be offered a 12 month contract.
As a role accredited for training for those already enrolled on the RANZCP training program, you will find your education and development encouraged. You will also find research is supported via links with the local university. Along with developing your own knowledge you will also supervise junior staff and medical students to support their development as well.
This major referral hospital provides general and specialist health services to a population of about 250,000 people. The Emergency Department itself receives on average 45,000 cases a year with all types of patient presentations including major trauma and 20% paediatric cases. As it is an accredited teaching hospital there is a strong focus on teaching and research and an opportunity to be involved with both.
The Mental Health Service has a 20 bed Inpatient Unit of which 3 High Dependency beds and extensive community based services catering for the population. The service is supported by six Staff Psychiatrists including two part time consultants and the incumbent director, five Registrars and a Career Medical Officer.
Famous for its tranquil atmosphere and free from busy city stresses, this location will see you surrounded by unspoilt wilderness and welcomed by the community. There are great amenities such as shopping and entertainment venues, a flourishing café scene or various cultural pursuits such as galleries and museums. Whilst on the city’s outskirts, you will find dramatic coastlines and rainforests filled with walking trails, natural swimming pools and lookout spots with captivating views. You will also be able to enjoy wonderful local wine and food along with being able to enjoy the rich history of the region.
The people are welcoming people; the temperature is climate and the laidback lifestyle makes for a great sea change. You will also find affordable and a wide range of education facilities as well as daily flights to the main cities of Australia.
With AHPRA General Registration, you will also have a passion for Psychiatry and a drive to progress with you career. You will have an interest in rural and regional medicine and enjoy the challenge of varied presentations.
Based in a location renowned for its work life balance, you will find yourself welcomed by the dynamic team. Apply now or contact Siobhan O'Toole for a no-obligation discussion today.