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Consultant Child and Youth Psychiatrist - Subtropical Queensland Coast - Up to AU425k plus oncall - Australia

Consultant - Psychiatry
Ref: 5557 Date Posted: Wednesday 01 Aug 2018
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Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Rockhampton, Queensland Coast, Australia.


We are seeking a Consultant Child and Youth Psychiatrist to work in the coastal city of Rockhampton, Central Queensland - a regional city which offers an ideal lifestyle for singles, couples, families alike and is the southern gateway to the Great Barrier Reef.


  1. Total remuneration package of up to AU$425k plus oncall.
  2. Well funded public mental health service - contribute to an expanding and dynamic mental health service in sub-tropical Queensland.
  3. Registrar, Consultant ratio is 1:1.


This location and service provides both an amazing personal and professional platform for you and your family to enjoy life!



Work to live.

Walk or cycle to work grabbing a smoothie on the way.

Grow mangos and avos in your subtropical garden, enjoying the incredible climate.

Great private schooling options.

Outdoor lifestyle for all - sun, beach, water, blue skies, BBQs, activities, camping, trekking, 4x4, surfing, fishing etc.

Get back to basics - enjoy whats important again.



Registrar to Consultant ratio is 1:1.

Generous professional development allowance and leave.

Well resourced service with doctors in training and psychiatry trainees.

Fantastic peer group of 10 FTE Consultant/Specialists (all specialties).

3 FTE CAMHS Consultant/Specialists.

On call 1:8 weekdays and 1:6 weekends.

Well funded mental health service.

Rapidly expanding service offering new experiences and professional challeneges.

Research opportunities.


Job Scope.


Quality and safety.

Teaching, supervising and mentoring.

Collaboration and teamwork.

Leadership and management.


Essential Selection criteria.

If not FRANZCP, you will have completed specialist training in either UK, NZ, Ireland, USA or Canada.

Minimum of 3 years Consultant/Specialist experience in CAMHS psychiatry.

Multidisciplinary team experience.

High levels of communication and collaborative work practises.

Good and proven ability to interact with people of diverse cultures.


Desirable selection criteria

6 months experience in formal post of liaison psychiatry during your basic or advanced training.

Service development experience.


For more information about this unique and exciting job and location please call Alasdair Spinner on +44 131 240 5276 or

If we help you secure this position we provide free guidance and project management services for the RANZCP application and assessment, medical registration and visa/migratory stages.



If this sounds like the perfect job you can apply using the blue button below. Or if you’d like to find out more about this job or have an informal chat, please get in touch with us:

Alasdair Spinner

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Tel: +44 (0)131 240 5276 LinkedIn