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Psychiatry Consultant - Adult with a Consultation Liaison Component

Make a difference and enjoy a rewarding career in this great location

  • Accredited teaching hospital with modern facilities
  • Located on the coast, just over an hour from Sydney
  • Attractive remuneration package with salary packaging
The Position
As an experienced psychiatrist, you will be required to demonstrate extensive skills in facilitating effective mental health care across a community and inpatient setting. You will also be expected to show commitment to, and achievement in, research and in leading and participating in an education program for clinical staff at both an undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Your duties will include liaisoning with Emergency Departments, Inpatient Units and Community Teams and the provision of clinical leadership to a multidisciplinary team. Participation in the Psychiatrist On-Call roster after hours is expected.
 
The Hospital
This teaching hospital is a principal referral and regional trauma center. It provides a range of medical, surgical and maternity services to a growing community of more than 330,000 residents. The hospital’s mixed Emergency Department see approximately 55,000 presentations annually.
 
The Location
This city is an hour's drive from Sydney and offers the waterfront lifestyle with plenty of natural diversity. It is lined with beautiful coastlines, golden beaches, alluring lakes, pristine national parks, with the mild climate offering comfortable surrounds all year round.
 
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
UK/IrelandMust hold MRCPsych / FRCPsych plus UK Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) 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.
 
Why not enjoy a high quality of life for you and your family whilst working with a supportive and varied health service! To find out further information please contact me for a confidential discussion.

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