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Consultant Psychiatrist - Adult

Join a Health Service that values the role families and carers play in supporting someone with mental health issues, and work only an hour from Sydney!

  • Beautiful location that has lots to offer.
  • Join an expanding Health Service
  • 1 hours drive from Sydney
The Opportunity
Allowing you to break into the highly competitive Sydney market, this exciting opportunity is for a Consultant Psychiatrist to join an expanding Mental Health Service. This role will see you working in an inpatient service and community, as negotiated by the health service. 
 
The Hospital
The hospital is a 650-bed teaching hospital and the Emergency Department treats over 54,000 patients annually. It covers a population of approximately 350,000 people.
 
The Mental Health centre has a 32 bed Acute inpatient psychiatric unit, a 12 bed High Dependency unit and a 12 bed Older Persons Mental Health unit. There is also a 6 bed Psychiatric Emergency Care Centre.
 
Providing treatment on a short-term basis, the team works in close collaboration with all interface areas including Community Mental Health and Non-Government Organisations (NGOs). It is a multidisciplinary team including Medical, Nursing, Social and Occupational therapists.
 
The Location
You will be working/living in one of Australia’s top tourist destinations, with over 3 million visitors per year. Based less than an hour from Sydney, this location offers it all. From amazing bush walks, dramatic scenery and beautiful galleries and gardens, you will never be stuck for something to do!
 
Alternatively, you can live closer to the Sydney CBD and commute. Sydney has some of the countries top schools, leading universities and progressive college’s.
 
From stunning beaches, harbour views and exquisite shopping to rugged plains, mountains and lakes, Sydney is an amazing place to live.
 
Why Wavelength
Wavelength is an industry recognised, award-winning medical recruitment agency. We have spent the last 18 years finding jobs for healthcare professionals throughout Australia and New Zealand. Use the relationships we have fostered with our extensive network of hospitals to ensure your CV gets premium exposure, and you get access to the best jobs possible.
 
Wavelength takes the hassle out of looking for a new job. Whether you are looking to further your career, need a new challenge or are interested in a change of scenery, we have the knowledge and resources to help. We understand your needs and make the whole process easy.
 
Our range of specialist career consultants also includes a dedicated team of migration agents, who will be happy to assist with all aspects of your registration and visa processes if required.
 
Essential Criteria
 
Australia/NZMust hold FRANZCP and be eligible for Specialist registration with AHPRA
 
Contact Siobhan today to find out more about this role and many others available.
 

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