Consultant Psychiatrist

Job posted: 14/03/2023
Applications close: 29/03/2023 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: North East Region | Shepparton

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Goulburn Valley Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 12670

Reference: 12670

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North East Region | Shepparton


Consultant Psychiatrist (Psychotherapy)

  • Adult Mental Health Program
  • Part time, fixed term
  • 3.5 hours per week

About Us

At GV Health we are so much more than a regional health service.  As the largest employer in the region, we work with purpose and pride and are committed to respecting and embracing diversity, inclusion and accessibility for our people and community.

Our skilled and committed team of Mental Health professionals provide an innovative range of services for individuals suffering from, or at risk of, serious mental health problems requiring short and long-term treatment and support. Our comprehensive service is offered across the municipalities of Mitchell, Murrindindi, Strathbogie, Greater Shepparton and Moira regions.

Our multidisciplinary professionals are from an array of backgrounds and disciplines and work across a range of settings and services including:

  • Adult mental health
  • Community mental health
  • Acute Adult Inpatient Unit - Wanyarra
  • Aged Persons mental health
  • Child and Youth mental health

 For further information please visit:  http://www.gvhealth.org.au/services/mental-health/

About the role

The Consultant Psychiatrist specialising in Psychotherapy will be responsible for primary and secondary assessments of patients for psychotherapy treatnents, and take a lead role in the assessment and management of consumers in collaboration with other clinician and lived experience colleagues.  This role will also involve the delivery of psychotherapy training and provision of supervision to psychiatrists, pyshicatrists in training and the multidisciplinary team. 

 We are looking for

  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency as a Psychiatrist.
  • Fellow of the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists or equivalent.
  • Possess Advanced Certificate in Psychotherapy or demonstrated adequate experience in the sub speciality that is acceptable by RANZCP.
  • High level of knowledge of the Mental Health Act 2014 and in particular its application to community care.
  • Excellent clinical skills and experience in providing psychiatric care to adults with mental health disorders.

 Our offer to you:

  • Generous salary packaging, subsidised staff parking and discounted leisure memberships
  • Flexible work practices and options to purchase additional leave to help create some important work/life balance
  • Professional development and study leave to help reach your learning and career goals
  • Social club membership offering a range of events, functions and local community discounts
  • Our CREATE Outstanding reward and recognition program

Great things happen here in Shepparton. If you would like to learn more about what it is like to work, live and play in the Shepparton region please click here.

Applications close: 29 March 2023

Vaccination against COVID-19 and Influenza (where mandated) is a mandatory requirement for this role.

All appointments are made subject to satisfactory police check and Victorian ‘Employee’ Working with Children’s Check. Completion of a Commonwealth of Australia Statutory Declaration is required prior to commencement.  All GV Health job applications must be loaded directly onto the e-recruit system, with no requirement to post hard copies of original passports/visas for overseas candidates.

GV Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Recruitment agencies should note that GV Health does not accept agency resumes. GV Health is not responsible for any fees related to any unsolicited resumes submitted by Recruitment Agencies.

Consultant Psychiatrist

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Anita Young - 0358322111
Dr Ravi Bhat - 0358322111

Consultant Psychiatrist