About the Job

Opportunity for a Consultant Psychiatrist with experience in managing Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) for a busy private outpatient clinic located in Perth, Western Australia.

  • Stunning natural attractions, coastal living and all without sacrificing the benefits of a vibrant, dynamic, metropolitan city.
  • Excellent salary package can be negotiated - either salaried or percentage based.
  • Extensive quality education facilities including public and private schools, special education, TAFE and universities.
  • Beautiful Mediterranean climate with 3000 hours of sunshine per year.

The Role
Are you a Consultant Psychiatrist with experience in / knowledge of managing Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

The patient mix is varied but there is a large percentage of referrals for managing ADHD, however the referrals are varied. Practitioner is able to choose which referrals/patients suit them and therefore can select a patient population that they are most suited to.

This position would be ideal for a dynamic psychiatrist who wishes to carve out a career in the private sector with a good work-life balance. Work hours can be decided by the candidate to some degree – eg 5 days x 8 hours versus 3 days x 12 hours.

There is no on-call or after-hours work.

Full administrative support provided.

The Clinic is located in an up-market area and is owned by two local Consultant Psychiatrists. You will be required to operate relatively independently however close supervision/collegiate support will be available.

Applicants should be registered (or eligible for registration) as a specialist with the Medical Board of Australia and be a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZCP) or equivalent as an overseas trained specialist who has completed their training in either the UK, Ireland, Canada, USA (ABPN certified) or New Zealand.

  • 3 years Consultant/Specialist level work experience.
  • A minimum of 6 months in a formal training post in Child and Adolescent psychiatry in your basic or advanced training (if not FRANZCP).

The Area
Perth is regularly ranked one of the most liveable cities, with its own premium wine region, 19 white-sand beaches and Indian Ocean sunsets. It’s located along the waters of the Swan River and the west of the city runs along the Indian Ocean. It is the state capital of Western Australia and home to around 2 million people, making it a highly multi-cultural city with a fantastic social scene boasting plenty of alfresco style cafes and restaurants.

Perth is great for families with beautiful beaches to the north and south of the city and the clean, clear coastline attracts many visitors who enjoy snorkelling, sailing, surfing or swimming with the wild dolphins that famously live in the nearby bay areas. It also offers one of the most biologically diverse regions in the world.

We have a dedicated Registration Team who seamlessly manage all aspects of your regulatory and work visa applications after you accept a suitable job offer.  This includes exemption requests for travel to Australia due to current border closures in some states.  Our aim is to get you ready to start work within agreed timeframes and with minimal hassle to you or your new employer.


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

karenp@headmedical.com / +44 (0) 131 240 5255

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