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Consultant Psychiatrist - Part Time

Join this expanding health service only a 40 minute drive from Melbourne's busy CBD. Coastal living and quiet leafy suburbs, this is an opportunity not to be missed.

  • Join an award winning public hospital
  • Expanding health service and lots of opportunity
  • Be a part of the Clinical Leadership Team
The Opportunity
Due to expansion and continued growth, Mental health are seeking an experienced and innovative consultant to join their team in a part time (0.4FTE) role.
As a consultant psychiatrist you will be working in their Community Team and will also be joining the Clinical Leadership Team.
The Health Service provides a comprehensive range of psychiatric adult services to the local cities. Clinical care is provided by way of two acute in–patient units, a residential community care unit, a crisis assessment and treatment team, a prevention & recovery care unit and integrated community mental health teams.
Acute Psychiatric support is provided in the emergency departments at the both of the hospitals in the health service.
The health service is a diverse, award-winning national health and aged care provider employing 6,000 people who provide compassionate and holistic care.
The Hospital
This 200 bed, large regional community hospital provides a range of services including surgical, maternity, obstetric care, dialysis, emergency, mental health, aged and palliative care, allied health services and a 24 hour emergency department. As part of the hospitals mental health program they offer a range of acute and community psychiatric services.
The Location
Located just 32 kilometres from Melbourne CBD, the suburb has been experiencing substantial growth and is quickly becoming the commuter town. Being best known for its major tourist attractions including parks and zoos, you will find a range of residential areas where much of the river is lined with parkland and pathways.
This suburb has something for the whole family from bicycle riding to fishing, and should you wish to take a trip to the local shops you can find all of your day-to-day needs in one location. With affordable spacious housing available, this location is popular for established couples and families. There are a large number of schools and training colleges in the area as well as an excellent network of trains and buses to both Melbourne and Geelong.
This ever-evolving location is definitely on to be a part of; with its family friendly facilities and endless marina development.
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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