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Consultant Psychiatrist - New South Wales - Australia

Consultant - Psychiatry - New South Wales
Ref: 4424 Date Posted: Wednesday 23 Aug 2017
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  • New South Wales location.
  • Beautiful seaside town. Enjoy beaches, sub-tropical climate, hinterland areas. 
  • Up to AU$350k (depending on years of consultant level experience).  
  • First class and well-resourced health service.

The Birpai people are the traditional custodians of the land that this job is based in. In representing Port Macquarie and its surrounds, we pay respect to the traditional custodians, ancestors and continuing cultural, spiritual and religious practices of the Birpai people.

Imagine your life in Australia, walking on the 17 pristine beaches in the evening or surveying a lush green valley rich with vineyards or orchards. Where your kids are outdoors at every opportunity, exploring the sensational family safe coastline and parks, eating the finest produce and fresh seafood!

Families, couples or singles can choose to live on the beach, or on the marina with a boat at the jetty or a hobby farm in the country.

The area has first class sporting facilities that include basketball, football, cricket ovals, netball, hockey fields and 4 Olympic sized swimming pools. Children will thrive within the choice of schools available. There are well resourced private and government institutions from kindergarten through to high school.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • undertaking clinical work in an inpatient and outpatient setting, including involvement in an on-call roster.
  • providing leadership, including clinical and program direction.
  • working with the health district's clinical Services and other stakeholders (including NGO's, carer,patient group etc.) throughout the region.
  • educating clinical staff of the mental health service.
  • planning, organising, implementing and evaluating developments in mental health service provision and delivery.

If you are not FRANZCP, due to the strictness of RANZCP assessment requirements your professional profile will ideally meet the following:

  • Completion of your specialist training in either UK, New Zealand, Ireland, South Africa, USA  or Canada.
  • MRCPsych (or equivalent). 
  • At least 2 years professional experience at Consultant/Specialist level following the completion of your specialist training. 
  • You completed 6 months of child & youth psychiatry in your basic or advanced training.

For more information about the location, remuneration, job and RANZCP assessment please call Alasdair Spinner on +44 131 240 5276 or 

Once we find you a job in Australia, Head Medical will help and guide you through the Australian medical registration and college assessment process.

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