Consultant Psychiatrist, specialising in addictions
Mental Health and Addictions Service
Permanent, full time 1.0 FTE (40 hours per week)
I am working with a hospital on the North Island of New Zealand with an exciting opportunity to join their community Mental Health and Additions team.
This role will provide general specialist mental health services, with a specific portfolio in specialist addictions psychiatry. Additional to this leading a small opioid substitute therapy and team. The role is based inside the adult community mental health services, with some oversight working alongside the inpatient consultant psychiatrist as required.
The role will work collaboratively with non-governmental organisations. Providing clinical wisdom and leadership.
This particular role includes general remuneration package, including a 20% recruitment and retention bonus. There is an on-call provision (1:7). For Psychiatrists based overseas, an attractive relocation package is also included.
Eligibility to apply:
- Vocationally registered with the Medical Council of New Zealand or eligibility to apply.
- FRANZCP or equivalent
- Experience working in the addiction service
- Experience working in a community and inpatient setting
- Eligibility to work in New Zealand
If you would like further information around this position and details on the location please contact Lucy Bellette on +64 21 620 142 or email