Consultant Psychiatrist

Job posted: 10/02/2020
Applications close: 09/03/2020 (Midnight)
21 days remaining

21 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 20709

Reference: 20709

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Consultant Psychiatrist

  • Competitive remuneration 

  • Work close to home in the Eastern Suburbs 

  • Join a friendly team on a Part Time basis

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and statewide specialist services  to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the role

Working in close collaboration with the relevant Clinical Director and Associate Program Director as well as other senior medical staff and managers, the Consultant Psychiatrist (CP) is responsible for providing leadership, management, development, implementation and delivery of adult  mental health care to ensure that Eastern Health meets legislative requirements and health service agreements negotiated with the Department of Health and Human Services as well as the strategic initiatives, model of care as well as other mental health care service provision packages as developed over time across the Eastern Health catchment.

The successful applicant will be supported to participate in further education, including professional development as well as training and education for junior medical staff.

About you 

  • Applicants must be registered with the Medical Board of Australia and be a Fellow of the RANZCP. 

  • Ability to provide leadership for junior medical and other clinical staff.

  • Ability to support the service’s teaching, research and clinical governance programs

  • Previous experience in a similar role 

  • Please see attatched Position description further details 

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

The benefits of working for Eastern Health include:

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you have the ability and drive to make a difference take hold of this opportunity and apply today!

For full details refer to the attached Position Description and direct all enquiries to the contact person listed.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory police records check.

You must have the right to permanently live and work in Australia to apply for this job.

Please submit all applications online.

Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First: Agility: Humility: Respect: Kindness: Excellence

Consultant Psychiatrist

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Paul Katz - (03) 9895 4959

Consultant Psychiatrist