Consultant Psychiatrist - Aged Persons

Job posted: 20/06/2024
Applications close: 21/07/2024 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Job type: Full time

Organisation: South West Healthcare

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/1802334

Reference: VG/1802334

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Looking to elevate your lifestyle? Join our warm and welcoming team at South West Healthcare! Located in the beautiful Great South Coast region, we provide a wide range of medical, surgical, and psychiatric services to over 110,000 residents. With 282 beds and various primary and community services, we're committed to holistic care. Warrnambool, our vibrant city, boasts excellent sports facilities, educational opportunities from preschool to university, and rich social and cultural amenities. Discover the award-winning foreshore promenade, a stunning 5.7km coastal path with breathtaking views from the breakwater to the Hopkins River mouth. Enjoy a fulfilling career and a vibrant life with us!

About the role

  • The Mental Health Services Directorate (MHSD) of South West Healthcare has an established reputation for innovative, consumer-centred care through our community-based service.
  • MHSD is known for its model of care, working closely with families and carers within a recovery framework and provides extensive services across all age groups.
  • This is a full-time (76 hours per fortnight) permanent position

 What you bring

  • As a Consultant Psychiatrist, you will provide medical and psychiatric assessment and care within the competencies expected of an Adult Persons Psychiatrist and Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZCP) or equivalent.
  • Adhere to agreed levels of responsibility for allocated clinical responsibilities.
  • Undertake clinical and teaching activities across a broad range of service settings and sites.

What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions;
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities;
  • Ongoing clinical supervision;
  • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs;
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.

Who we are

As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Leadership and their overall dedication to the local community.

SWH respects all individuals and promote equity and inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all genders, sexual orientations, abilities, ages, racial, cultural and religious backgrounds and socio- economic status.

SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.

With a population of 39,000 and a catchment of 100,000 Warrnambool is the regional centre to Victoria's Great South Coast.

To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit: http://www.warrnambool.com/

How to apply

Submit your application by selecting the Apply button below and include a cover letter and resume by Sunday, 21 July 2024. Please ensure you address the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.

Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the Victorian Public Health Sector - Medical Specialists Enterprise Agreement 2022-2026, with the appropriate classification Specialist.

The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status

Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website, please email: humanresources@swh.net.au

Consultant Psychiatrist - Aged Persons

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

As per advertisement


Freddie Johansson (Clinical Director Mental Health | Email: fjohansson@swh.net.au Phone: 03 556 19184

Consultant Psychiatrist - Aged Persons