About the Job

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  • One of the top 10 cities in the world to live
  • Stunning natural attractions, coastal living and all without sacrificing the benefits of a vibrant, dynamic, metropolitan city
  • Beautiful Mediterranean climate with 3000 hours of sunshine per year
  • Diverse residential opportunities, with homes and apartments overlooking the ocean or canals, through to rambling properties in the hinterland areas only 30 minutes from the CBD



The Role

This newly opened state-of-the-art hospital has recently opened in Perth. It offers a range of services - including mental health care - in a bespoke, contemporary setting.

The service works closely with a wide range of health professionals, including general practitioners, primary health practitioners, nurses and other medical specialists, to provide comprehensive care for their patients.

The Director of Medical Services has confirmed they are seeking to fill 2 (2.0 FTE) full time Psychiatry Registrars.

You will have a minimum of 1 years work experience in psychiatry and be able to commit to a 2 year contract. If you would prefer to stay long term, the hospital will support you to join the RANZCP accredited traning programme. 

The Requirements

  • PGY3 +
  • MBBS or equivalent to enable current registration or eligibility for registration with (AHPRA) is mandatory
  • Comparable Competent Authority countries – UK, Ireland, NZ, USA, Canada
  • Minimum 1 year psychiatry experience.

The Location

Perth is regularly ranked in the top 10 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 1.6 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 a rich and diverse mix of private schooling plus beautiful beaches to the north and south of the city.  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.

It has an international airport with Singapore a 5 hour flight while Bali is only 3 hours away.

What Head Medical can do for you

Arranging a position overseas is very exciting, but we understand that it can also be daunting and time consuming. We’re the UK's specialist in international medical recruitment and we‘ve helped many Doctors relocate since we first started out in 2008 (you can read what people have said about working with us on our testimonials page). We know it’s important to balance career opportunities with lifestyle and we’ll talk through your plans and will get to know you to make sure we find the right role in the right location.

Once we have secured a job for you, we’ll manage the Medical Registration and Visa application process, and support you (and your family) with the relocation itself.

For more information about the hospital, RANZCP and working and living in Australia generally please call Laura on +44 131 240 5265 or laura@headmedical.com for an informal, no obligation discussion.


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