Psychiatrist - Older Persons Mental Health

Location: QLD
Discipline: Psychiatry
Job type: Permanent
Salary: AU$279956 - AU$350068 per annum + + generous allowances & benefits
Contact name: KIRAN SURI

Contact email: KIRAN@PARAGONMEDICS.COM
Job ref: P0000000047_1720443980
Published: 16 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

THE POSITION

As a staff specialist/ consultant psychiatrist, you will play a crucial role in supporting the development, clinical governance and clinical activity within the Adult Mental Health Service, providing expert mental health care to adults over the age of 65.Your focus will be on meeting acute mental health needs of customers. This is a permanent - part time opportunity, offering a chance to make a lasting impact in the field.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Clinical management of individuals with mental illness in a specialised mental health service setting.
  • Provide clinical leadership, advice, and direction within a multidisciplinary team.
  • Commitment to the mental health recovery model of care, evidence-based practice, and continuous quality improvement.
  • Expert knowledge of National and State Mental Health directions and legislation.

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 industry specialists and are committed to raising the standard in specialist health care recruitment.

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS

* Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatry or equivalent postgraduate specialist qualification.

* Current registration to practice as a specialist in psychiatry with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), Medical Board of Australia.

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