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Clinical Director Mental Health - Western Australia


Great job scope across multiple areas including adult/old age, addictions, indigenous mental health.


Lucrative public health remuneration package, up to AUD$452k PLUS additional allowances (eg overtime, call back etc.)

  • Beautiful location on Western Australia’s pristine coastline.
  • Flexible and family-friendly working arrangements.
  • 40 hour week.
  • AUD$30k professional development allowance (paid with salary).
  • 3 weeks professional development leave.


  • Major west coast seaport.
  • Important regional centre for agricultural, mining, fishing and tourism.
  • Prosperous coastal community with a population of approx. 40k.
  • Airport with daily service to Perth. 
  • Outstanding amenities - shopping, cinema, cafes, restaurants. 


Mental health service and facilities.

  • Collaborative, patient focused and recovery orientated service.
  • Team includes dedicated mental health nurses, social workers, aboriginal mental health, clinical psychology.
  • At time of writing there is 1 other Consultant Psychiatrist, a psychiatry registrar, a trainee psychiatry registrar.


Job scope includes but is not limited to:

  • Work with the General Manager to develop, integrate, coordinate, monitor and evaluate the mental health service.
  • Provide leadership to deliver first class clinical care, clinical governance and appropriate people management and professional development opportunities.
  • Build and maintain productive primary care relationships.
  • Organise, implement and participate in teaching and training for medical students and staff.

You will

  • Have FRANZCP or have completed specialist training in either the UK, Ireland, USA, Canada or NZ.
  • Be prepared to work on rostered on-call. 
  • Have first class verbal and written communication skills.
  • Have an inclusive approach to patients, families and carers. 
  • Be collaborative in your working style and have a friendly, down to earth approach where you will be able to build strong relationships at ground level as well at senior governmental levels. 
  • Be happy to play a leading health care role in this community.

For more salary, job, location, service information please call Alasdair on 07502244964 or via Whatsapp : https://wa.me/447502244964 

E: al@headmedical.com


For a discussion about this role or
other opportunities contact Alasdair today.

al@headmedical.com / +44 (0)131 240 5276

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