Consultant Psychiatrist

Job posted: 22/03/2022
Applications close: 06/07/2022 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 26507

Reference: 26507

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Consultant Psychiatrist

  • Limited Term Part Time

  • Eastern Health - Mental Health - Adult Community Team

  • Generous salary packaging options available

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 state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the role

An exciting opportunity exists for a Consultant Psychiatrist to cover a limited tenure role at Eastern Health providing clinical leadership within Mental Health Program Community Teams.

The Consultant Psychiatrist is responsible for providing leadership, development, implementation and delivery of mental health care for consumers

About you 

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Registered with the Medical Board of Australia and be a Fellow of the RANZCP

  • Tertiary qualifications as evidenced by Fellowship of the appropriate professional college e.g. FRANZCP or equivalent

  • Demonstrate understanding of mental health legislation and statutory requirements

  • Demonstrated experience and competence in teaching and education in clinical psychiatry and supervision of clinical practice.

  • Highly developed interpersonal and leadership experience

  • A strong commitment to high-quality care

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 and Influenza, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

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

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

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

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Consultant Psychiatrist

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Paul Katz - (03) 9895 4965
Hayley Hennessey - (03) 9895 4965

Consultant Psychiatrist