Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist

Job posted: 11/06/2020
Applications close: 10/12/2020 (Midnight)
14 days remaining

14 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 38792

Reference: 38792

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist 

Do you have a passion for complex mental health care delivery, and an interest in improving outcomes for the most disadvantaged people, often with co-occurring conditions? Are you wanting to lead an innovative team, to enthuse others, and to build capacity in the system?

About Monash Health

Monash Health is an impressive organisation of seven public hospitals, 21 community health sites, five aged care facilities, university affiliated international research and tertiary education. We provide healthcare for the entire lifespan from pre-birth to palliative care and all stages in between, and we have recently opened the new 230-bed Monash Children’s Hospital..

Monash Health is strengthening its capacity in Forensic psychiatry – increasing its expertise in the area of assessment and management of people with mental illness who also have interaction with the courts and the forensic system.

About the Role

This position will be a part of a multidisciplinary Forensic Assessment and Consultation Team offering consultation and advice across the mental health service. Applicants will be registered to practice psychiatry in Victoria with experience and credentialing in forensic psychiatry. Application should include an updated Curriculum Vitae and names of three professional referees. Confidential enquiries can be made by contacting the Program Director Professor David Clarke

Monash Health will offer:

  • competitive salary

  • salary packaging

  • friendly and supportive culture

  • opportunity to experience various teams

  • on-going supervision and professional development

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Employee Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

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Bharat Saluja - 95946666

Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist