Clinical Director - Mental Health Services

Location: NT
Discipline: Psychiatry
Job type: Permanent
Salary: AU$305200 - AU$337429 per annum + + generous allowances & benefits
Contact name: KIRAN SURI

Job ref: P0000000046_1720443463
Published: 16 days ago
Startdate: 03/06/2024


If you are a passionate clinical leader seeking a unique opportunity in regional and remote health care provision, we invite you to apply for this position. As the Clinical Director of Mental Health Services, you will be a visionary and inspirational leader responsible for guiding and managing medical services within the Mental Health Service in Central Australia. This role requires a confident decision-maker with a deep passion for overcoming the challenges inherent in delivering care in rural and remote locations, particularly for the distinctive and diverse populations of the region.


  • Provide high-level clinical leadership and strategic direction for Mental Health Services in the Central Australia Region.
  • Collaborate with the Mental Health Service Leadership Team and report to the General Manager, Mental Health Services NT Health - Central Australia Region.
  • Lead and support successful change initiatives, implementing contemporary models of service delivery.
  • Foster a dynamic and inclusive multi-disciplinary environment, showcasing high-level leadership and managerial skills.
  • Actively contribute to the vibrant community of Alice Springs and the surrounding areas.


  • Over 20 years of combined doctor recruitment experience across the UK and Australia.
  • We remain transparent and open and committed with you at every stage of our journey together.
  • We are industry specialists and are committed to raising the standard in specialist health care recruitment.


  • Medical registration with the Medical Board of Australia as a Specialist Psychiatrist.
  • Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZCP) or equivalent.
  • Extensive clinical psychiatric experience in medical practice as a Staff Specialist.
  • Demonstrated successful outcomes in delivering mental health services in a complex environment.

For a confidential discussion about this position and/ or to receive a detailed information pack regarding this opportunity please contact Kiran.