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Consultant Psychiatrist - Old Age

A rare opportunity for an Older Persons Psychiatrist in Sydney. Join a dynamic and supportive team based less than an hour from Sydney's famous Bondi Beach and more.

  • One of the largest tertiary hospitals in NSW
  • Salary based on the NSW Award
  • Fast growing suburb with all the amenities you need at your fingertips
The Opportunity
You will be required to provide clinical management and treatment of patients in a Local Hospital District facility under your care. You will bring your sound clinical knowledge in integrated area mental health service provision and experience in Old Age psychiatry in inpatient and community settings.
The position will regularly communicate with the Aged Care services, Adult Mental Health Services, NSW Health and key partner organisations around issues of support and care for the care of the older people in the Local Health Districts.
The Hospital
This hospital is one of the biggest tertiary referral hospitals in the state providing a wide range of medical specialties. They have a strong commitment to teaching and research across many disciplines. The Hospital is located in one of the fastest growing areas in the State, with more than one million people expected to reside in South Western Sydney. 
The Location
Sydney, one of Australia's most beautiful and liveable cities, offers an attractive lifestyle for family members of all ages. The hospital is a 45 minute drive from Sydney Harbour and is only minutes further to Sydney's eastern beaches.
This south-west Sydney suburb has experienced urban growth and is a large hub with plenty of business, high-density housing and amenities. Along with the hospital, this suburb is a sprawling shopping and commercial area, and with plenty of apartments, it is one of those suburbs you might never need to leave.
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
Other qualifications can of course be assessed on a case-by-case basis. For those unable to work at Consultant level, there are multiple opportunities to take advantage of at Senior Medical Officer and Registrar level.
Contact Siobhan today to find out more about this role and many others available.

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