Consultant - Psychiatrist

Location: WA​
Discipline: Psychiatry
Job type: Permanent
Salary: AU$357930 - AU$456008 per annum + + generous allowances & benefits
Contact name: KIRAN SURI

Contact email: KIRAN@PARAGONMEDICS.COM
Job ref: P0000000036_1720438840
Published: 16 days ago

THE POSITION

Consultant Psychiatrist to join the esteemed Mental Health Division. The accredited mental health services offer opportunities in a range of adult community and inpatient mental health services, including Enhanced GP Liaison and Hospital in the Home (HITH) services. Key responsibilities include:

  • Lead multidisciplinary teams to provide specialist medical services to patients.
  • Promote patient safety and quality care.
  • Provide leadership, orientation, training, supervision, and education for doctors in training and other health workers.
  • Collaborate with the Service Director and other consultants to achieve performance standards and targets.
  • Work within the defined scope of clinical practice recommended by the SMHS Area Medical Credentialing committee.

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

  • Competitive Salary: $357,930 - $456,008 p.a. pro rata (inclusive of allowances and superannuation).
  • Generous Leave Entitlements: 4-weeks annual leave, 1-week additional leave, 3-weeks professional development leave, and long service leave accruals.
  • Relocation Costs: Up to $60,000 in relocation costs.
  • Professional Development: Opportunities for registrar teaching and professional development.
  • Work Environment: Friendly, multidisciplinary teams with dynamic services including HITH and intensive community treatment programs.
  • Flexible Shifts: No emergency shifts and non-strenuous on-call shifts.
  • Sustainability Commitment: A commitment to reducing our environmental footprint and promoting sustainable work practices.

WHY WORK WITH PARAGON MEDICS?

With over 20 years of combined experience in doctor recruitment across the UK and Australia, we bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to every placement. Our approach is built on transparency and openness, ensuring that we are with you every step of the way on our journey together. As specialists in the mental health industry, we are dedicated to elevating the standards of specialist health care recruitment, delivering exceptional service and care to both clients and candidates.

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS

Successful candidates will be required to meet the following criteria:

  • Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZAP)
  • Registered medical practitioner with specialist AHPRA registration
  • Australian Working Rights

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