Staff Specialist (Psychiatrist)

Staff Specialist (Psychiatrist)
  • $1 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia Mount Isa Queensland AUS
Job Ref: VAC-53325
Speciality : Psychiatry
Grade: Consultant
Date Added: 22 June 2021

LIFESTYLE: Enjoy wide open spaces and big skies in Outback Queensland, where you can follow in the tracks of dinosaurs, meet larger-than-life outback characters, cheer on a field of racing camels and sleep under a blanket of stars.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a dynamic, challenging and fun Hospital and Health Service in far North Queensland.

The North West Hospital and Health Service (NWHHS) is looking for a Staff Specialist (Psychiatrist) to join our team, based in Mount Isa.

The role is a challenging, interesting and diverse one; with provision of specialist psychiatric knowledge and skills to facilitate the delivery of quality mental health care to patients of the Integrated Mount Isa Mental Health and ATOD service and the Homeless Health Outreach Team.

If you are seeking to make a difference and impact upon healthcare for patients in some of the most challenging areas in Australia, this could be the role for you.

The ideal candidate will be a dynamic and experienced clinician who is looking for a change in direction, an opportunity to enhance existing skills and who is not afraid to 'roll up their sleeves'.

Fellowship with the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZCP).
MBBS or equivalent registrable with the Medical Board of Australia (AHPRA).
Current registration or eligibility for registration as a Specialist in Psychiatry or other relevant clinical specialty with the Medical Board of Australia (AHPRA).
Experience in Addictions psychiatry highly desirable.
An interest in the Public health, particularly as it pertains to Indigenous and Rural and Remote Health, is desirable.
A permanent full-time role is on offer with job security and a competitive remuneration package (refer to Annexure A in the role description):

Base salary range (L18-L27)
5 weeks Annual Recreational Leave accumulation with 17.5% loading when taken
Generous employer contribution to superannuation of 12.75%
Attraction and retention incentive allowance of 50% base annual salary
Regional and rural attraction allowance of 15% base annual salary
Motor vehicle allowance
Professional development allowance and leave of 3.6 weeks p.a.
Inaccessibility allowance of $34,500 p.a.
Plus we can offer:

FREE Accommodation
Transfer and appointment expenses (conditions apply)
Tax savings through salary packaging options

Contact Claire 0435 710 902

Global Medics
20/07/2021 05:40:30
AUD 0 1 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Claire Waters

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