General Adult Psychiatrist - Inpatient and Outpatient

General Adult Psychiatrist covering both Inpatient and Outpatient services in South WA

  • General Adult Psychiatrist - Inpatient and Outpatient
  • Stunning coastal location
  • Monday - Friday position with some on call
The Position
A hospital on the south coast of WA is seeking a General Adult Psychiatrist to join their team. Working in a team of 6 Consultants and 3 Registrar trainee you will be covering both Inpatient and Outpatient services. This position is a Monday to Friday roster with additional on call participation required after rostered hours. Other responsibilities of this role are to supervise trainee psychiatrist and medical officers as well as participate in the teaching of other health professionals
The Hospital
This modern facility currently undergoing re-development will provide the region’s 55,000 residents with improved services. The improvements include an expanded emergency department, a comprehensive cancer care service, improved maternity facilities and services, an improved six-bed high dependency unit next to the emergency department and the inpatient mental health ward increased from 9 to 16 beds and collocated with community mental health team to improve care.
The Location
Located in the southern tip of Western Australia, this location is known for its beaches and its rugged coast line.
This city enjoys a superb natural environment with beautiful beaches and long, warm days. You have the opportunity for swimming, fishing, boating, whale watching and a whole host of other outdoor activities. It is a fabulous location for all seasons.
In town, you can enjoy alfresco cafes and restaurants, great local shopping facilities and a thriving arts & cultural environment. With a wealth of good local schools for all ages, great sporting facilities and a low crime rate, this is a wonderful location to bring up a family.
Why Wavelength
Wavelength is an industry recognised, award-winning medical recruitment agency. We have spent the last 19 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.
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Essential Criteria Essential Criteria

Australia/NZMust hold FRANZCP and be eligible for Specialist registration with AHPRA
UK/IrelandMust hold MRCPsych / FRCPsych plus UK Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT/CCST) and have been practicing as a Consultant for 3 years or more
USAMust hold Certificate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and have been practicing as a Consultant for 3 years or more.
CanadaMust hold Fellowship in Psychiatry or Certificate in Psychiatry from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and have been practicing as a Consultant for 3 years or more.
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.