Work with a large community & patient focussed public hospital and healthcare service
- Provides mental health care and addiction services to the largest culturally and linguistically diverse population in QLD
- Leadership and development programs as well as support from dedicated clinical educators
- Start August 2017 for an accredited trainee position
This major provider of public health services is looking for a highly motivated Psychiatry registrar to provide day to day clinical care of mental health patients under supervision within the Mental Health Service.
In this position you will assess patients, determine and instigate appropriate investigations for patients in consultation with the Consultant. You will work closely with a multidisciplinary team to assess findings, propose management plans and alternatives for patients’ ongoing clinical care.
The Health Service
This health service is responsible for providing public health services to a large and diverse geographical area. It is the largest Hospital and Health Service in Queensland, with an estimated residential population of approximately one million people or 23 per cent of Queensland’s population.
This city is a cosmopolitan, young and vibrant city and lies in the heart of one of the most diverse and popular holiday regions in Australia. It offers a range of cultural activities, including world-class art galleries, museums, theatres, restaurants, bars and convention facilities. This is an active city thanks to a great climate and fantastic natural surrounds. Within the city there are 27 kilometres of bike paths suitable for everyone of all ages. There are parks, and reserves and sporting and leisure facilities such as a lagoon shaped pool complete with sandy white sand for family fun days.
There is an enormous range of education options for all ages. Private and public options are available for preschool, primary and secondary levels. There is also a fabulous array of tertiary education options including 9 universities which offer a huge range of degree level courses.
To be eligible to apply for this position you must have current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
This is a great opportunity to work with health services provider who genuinely values and supports their staff. If you are interested and would like to have a more in-depth discussion about this opportunity, do not hesitate to contactme ASAP.