Position: Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Location: Coastal QLD
Salary: QLD State award
We are currently assisting a hospital in Queensland to find a to find Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist. You will provide acute and continuing clinical care to patients of Mental Health and Specialist Services (MHSS) and to clinically manage, on a day to day basis, the associated multidisciplinary patient care team to ensure the provision of appropriate consumer care. In addition, provide professional leadership within psychiatry and training, education and supervision to junior medical staff and other health care members.
The 200-bed hospital is the main referral centre for the region. It has recently undergone a major redevelopment of approximately $50 million which is provided the hospital with new beds, improved rehabilitation services, a new Emergency Department, Maternity Unit and Special Care Nursery. This hospital provides a wide range of services, including: ICU, Coronary Care, O&G, Paediatrics, Orthopaedics, General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, EM, and many others. They also have comprehensive Mental Health and Allied Health services. It is also home to one of the Rural Clinical Schools and is well supported by the two private hospitals in the city.
This picturesque and modern city had a population of approximately 45,000. Situated in the heart of the Queensland's sugar fields, this city is also known at the southern gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and is famous for the turtle colony nearby. Just 15 minutes away from this city is the beautiful Coral Coast which is home to stunning beaches that are perfect for swimming, surfing, snorkelling and fishing. With its natural attractions and low cost of living, this city is perfect for families looking for a change from the city. It is only a 45minute flight to Brisbane from this regional city.
To be eligible for this position you must have Fellowship with RANZCP or Recognised equivalent.
To find out more about this opportunity, please call Joanna Stott on 0413 997 622.