Consultant Psychiatrist - Child & Adolescent 3 days a week

Work in stunning south Sydney on the coast.

  • Consultant Psychiatrist - Child & Adolescent
  • 3 day a week role
  • Base yourself in a stunning coastal location
The Position
Wavelength is currently assisting a popular Sydney Health Service to fill a Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Consultant .This is a 3 day a week role based 45 minutes south of Sydney. The Psychiatrist is responsible for providing clinical care to children and adolescents. You will be responsible for providing clinical leadership for the service units to which they are attached. Other duties include supervision of junior medical staff (including psychiatry registrars and junior medical officers), training of psychiatry trainees in accordance with RANZCP or other appropriate requirements, teaching of medical students and other staff.

The Hospital
This major metropolitan public hospital consists of 360 beds and offers a comprehensive range of inpatient and community services to a population of around 220,000 local residents. As a teaching hospital associated with the University of NSW services include emergency, maternity, child and surgical care. Within the mental health services there is an acute team, rehabilitation inpatient unit and a continuing and extended care team.

The Location
Located south of Central Sydney and within the Shire, you will be at the gateway to the Royal National Park and all the activities it has to offer. Sandy beaches will be a short 10 minutes away along with the opportunity to enjoy bushwalks, boat trips, lookouts and national gardens. If it is the cosmopolitan lifestyle you enjoy you also have easy access to world-class theatres, bars, great shopping, and restaurants. 

Education choices are varied and across all levels whilst accommodation also offers choices to suit varying budgets and desired location.

Essential Criteria
To be successful in applying for this desirable opportunity you must hold FRANZCP and also have General Specialist registration with AHPRA. If you are unsure as to whether you meet the selection criteria for this role then please forward us a copy of your most recent resume and we will be happy to assist you.