Consultant Psychiatrist

Job posted: 21/05/2020
Applications close: 11/06/2020 (Midnight)
17 days remaining

17 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 42246

Reference: 42246

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

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.

About Monash Doctors

The consultant positions are well supported by more than 900 Junior Medical staff positions at Monash Health in over 200 medical specialties. We offer unparalleled opportunities in Victoria's largest & most clinically diverse teaching health service.

About the Role

We welcome late stage senior registrars, awaiting fellowship within the next 2 months, to apply.

Opportunities exist for Consultant Psychiatrists to provide clinical service to existing positions at Adult Psychiatry Services at Monash Medical Centre, Clayton. The positions support and assist the Unit Head, Adult Psychiatry in the provision of high-quality psychiatric services to adults aged 18 - 65 years at Monash Health - Clayton site, consistent with Monash Health values, in the following areas:

  • Southern Community Mental Health Service (CCT), Hampton East, VIC - permanent part time, ongoing (0.4 EFT)

  • Community Care Unit (CCU), East Bentleigh, VIC - permanent part time, ongoing (0.4 EFT)

  • Mobile Support and Treatment Service (MSTS), Clayton, VIC - fixed term part time (0.5 EFT), end date: 07/11/2020 (Long service leave cover)

What we offer:

  • Salary packaging

  • Onsite staff parking

  • Discounted banking (BankVic)

  • Onsite Gym

  • Access to professional development courses and seminars

Selection Criteria

Listed below are essential requirements for these positions. In addition, participation in after-hours duty & ECT rosters are essential to these roles as well.

  • A Current registration with AHPRA

  • A Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZCP) or equivalent

  • A valid Working With Children (WWC) Check (Employee version)

  • Current drivers license

  • ECT credentialing (if not credentialed, you will need to complete training once you have commenced with Monash Health)

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.

Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current 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.

Consultant Psychiatrist

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Dr Vaidy Swaminathan - 03 9594 7796

Consultant Psychiatrist