Medical Practitioner

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

Contact email:
Job ref: J00102046
Published: 8 months ago
Startdate: 24 October 2023 - 31 July 2024

Medical Practitioner - Psychiatry

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



Salary: $316,841 - $538,636 pa including attractive overseas & national relocation allowance + more!

Terms:Fixed Term, Full Time

Job Ref:J00102046

Closing Date:31 July 2024

Contact Name:Maneesha Dablar

Contact Email:

Contact Phone: 0403 333 124

The Position

Are you a dedicated and passionate Psychiatry Medical Practitioner seeking a rewarding opportunity to make a significant impact in the healthcare field?

Join our dynamic team and contribute to the well-being of individuals within the WACHS Regions. We are currently seeking qualified individuals to fill multiple Psychiatry Medical Practitioner positions on a fixed-term basis. Whether you're looking for part-time or full-time work, we encourage you to apply.

The successful applicant/s will work in appointments to Senior Medical Practitioners, Health Service Medical Practitioners & District Medical Officers Non-Procedural and possess significant psychiatry experience to fill numerous positions across WACHS. In these roles, you will work in a diverse environment and be a part of the senior multi-disciplinary team. Reporting to the Clinical Director and Regional Mental Health Manager, the successful applicant/s will provide services to the whole region as required. Working within these roles, you will provide services within all relevant legislative and policy frameworks to provide psychiatric medical assessments and treatments. Working with in-patients as required, providing relevant advice to referrers and participating in the psychiatric on call roster, the successful applicant will also be required to supervise other medical staff as required.

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