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Consultant Psychiatrist - Rural and Remote - Australia

Consultant - Psychiatry - Queensland
Ref: 4328 Date Posted: Thursday 31 Aug 2017










"Two roads diverged in a wood and I-

I took the one less travelled by,

And that has made all the difference" Robert Frost

This position, location and the opportunity to develop an interest in indigenous mental will reward in so many ways. Living and working in this region is an incredible way to experience country Australia, indigenous communities and to further develop your sub-specialty interests. 

Further, your contribution to providing first class clinical care to a disadvantaged population group will make a huge difference to their quality of life.

Your rewards will include

  • Exceptional remuneration package.
  • Friendly and welcoming community.
  • Amazing countryside to explore!
  • Uniquely cosmopolitan town - over 50 nationalities represented!
  • Full airport services.
  • Full shopping facilities.
  • Full community amenities.

Professional rewards will include but are not limited to:

  • Delivering Adult Mental Health Services that can make major impact on communities.
  • Provide leadership within a passionate MDT.
  • Work collaboratively with a collegiate and dynamic group of professionals.

Your contribution will make a major difference to the quality of services delivered and the health and well being of a number of vibrant communities in this beautiful part of Australia.

 To be considered for this position you will be a Consultant General Adult Psychiatrist with FRANZCPs or NZ or UK/Eire equivalence. Your clinical knowledge will be broad and you must be able to work independently - in relative isolation from what you may be used to.

Applicants with interests in Addiction Psychiatry will be highly considered.

For more information about this exciting opportunity and the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists registration and assessment process please contact Alasdair Spinner on +44 (0)131 240 5276 or 

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