Consultant Psychiatrist

Location: WA​
Discipline: Psychiatry
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Maneesha Dablar

Contact email: maneesha@paragonmedics.com
Job ref: J00102045
Published: 8 months ago
Startdate: 24 October 2023 - 31 July 2024

Consultant Psychiatrist

Make a difference in the field of mental health. Join us here at Paragon Medics and help us lead the way in providing exceptional mental health services to our communities.

​​Job Type:Permanent

Specialty:Psychiatry

Location:WA

Salary:MP Year 1-9 $375,863 - $611,183 pa including attractive overseas & national relocation allowance + more!

Terms:Fixed Term, Full Time

Job Ref:J00102045

Closing Date: 31 July 2024

Contact Name:Maneesha Dablar

Contact Email: maneesha@paragonmedics.com

Contact Phone: 0403 333 124

The Position

We are seeking dedicated and compassionate Consultant Psychiatrists to join our team in regional Western Australia. We are committed to improving the mental health and well-being of the diverse communities in our region. By joining us, you'll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of those in need.

The successful applicant/s will work as Consultant Psychiatrists and provide clinical leadership, advice, consultation, liaison and support to health care professionals, other providers, and agencies, and to carers and consumers throughout WACHS Mental Health.

As a Consultant in Psychiatry, you will be required to examine, assesses, diagnoses and treat patients with a variety of mental illnesses. You will be responsible for the provision of clinical assessment and psychiatric treatment for children and adolescents and/or adult populations for both admitted patients and in community Mental Health environments. In addition, you will be required to provide clinical governance across Mental Health Services, promote the organisational culture and principles of person-centred, trauma informed, and a recovery focussed service delivery. 

Why work with Paragon Medics?

  • 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 Mental Health industry specialists and are committed to raising the standard in specialist healthcare recruitment. 

  • We offer competitive salary and benefits including superannuation and allowances

  • Be part of a collaborative and supportive team dedicated to improving Mental Health Sevices

  • Opportunities for Personal Development & Training

Essential Requirements

Successful candidates will be required to meet the following criteria:

  • AHPRA registration

  • Australia working rights

  • FRANZCP for Consultant roles

The Location 

Western Australia is known for its stunning natural beauty and outdoor recreational opportunities. The region offers a range of mental health facilities, including public and private hospitals, community mental health centers, and non-profit organisations, allowing you to choose a work environment that suits your preferences. The WA Country Health Service (WACHS) is the largest country health service in Australia and one of the biggest in the world, providing health services to approximately half a million people, including 45,000 Aboriginal people, over a vast 2.5 million square kilometres area. 

How to Apply​

If you are ready to take on this challenging and rewarding role, we want to hear from you. As this is a Recruitment Pool process, candidate applications will be assessed in rounds on the following dates:

  • 10 November 2023

  • 15 December 2023

  • 12 January 2024

  • 9 February 2024

  • 8 March 2024

  • 12 April 2024

  • 10 May 2024

  • 8 June 2024

  • 5 July 2024 post pool closure

Please contact Maneesha Dablar now for a confidential discussion on 0403 333 124 or email at maneesha@paragonmedics.com