Psychiatry Registrar

Job posted: 22/05/2020
Applications close: 19/06/2020 (Midnight)
16 days remaining

16 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Austin Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 33731

Reference: 33731

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Medical Practitioners for Psychiatry Registrar positions at Austin Health from August 2020.

Austin Health Mental Health Division provides care and services through a comprehensive range of teams to meet the needs of mental health consumers and carers throughout Victoria including:

  • Parent-Infant Psychiatry (inpatient services at Austin Hospital and Northpark Private, outpatient services at Mercy Hospital).

  • Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry (Liver Transplant Unit, National Epilepsy Service, Spinal Unit, Respiratory Unit, Drug Dependency Clinic).

  • Statewide Child and Adolescent Inpatient Units and outpatient services.

  • Eating Disorders Service (outpatient, day hospital and inpatient programs).

  • Statewide Centre for Trauma Related Mental Health (inpatient and outpatient services providing trauma related individual and group therapy for veterans, emergency services personnel and civilian groups, and veterans > 65yrs).

  • Statewide Brain Disorders Program in Neuropsychiatry (inpatient and outpatient work and neuroscience consultation liaison).  

  • Psychiatry of Old Age through Bundoora Extended Care, Northpark Private Hospital and The Melbourne Clinic.

  • Forensic psychiatry through Forensicare at Thomas Embling Hospital.

  • Private Sector rotations are also offered to Epworth Camberwell, The Melbourne Clinic, Northpark Private Hospital.

We have a dynamic, enthusiastic, friendly team, excellent academic, education and research programs, with a dedication and reputation for registrar exam success.

The Professor of Psychiatry leads the stimulating and wide reaching research programs across all parts of the Mental Health Division and the Austin has a reputation for encouraging those interested in an academic psychiatry career to being investigating this as early in their careers as they wish.

Details of any pre-requisites/preferences for applicants:

  • Registered Medical Practitioner with Australian Registration.

  • Have appropriate training and experience to the field of Psychiatry.

  • Demonstrated commitment to high quality patient care.

  • Demonstrated capability and interest in research.

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate at all levels.

  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration.

Work with us!

  • Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development.

  • We are also offering successfully matched First Year Trainees 3 year appointments, our commitment to supporting trainees through Base Psychiatry Training.

  • Your benefits will include salary packaging, employee assistance and peer support programs.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required a Working with Children Check.

Austin 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.

Application Instructions:

When you are ready to apply, click on "Apply Now" at the end of this page. Please note: You will be required to attached copies of the following to your online application:

  • Cover Letter

  • Current Curriculum Vitae (CV)

  • Photo

  • Working with Children's check card (where available)

Psychiatry Registrar

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Dr Pooja Shetty - (03) 9496 6529
Katerina Pulio - (03) 9496 6529

Psychiatry Registrar