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Consultant Psychiatrist, Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit and Acute Open Psychiatric Unit

Apply now Job no: 697877
Work type: Part time
Location: Adelaide CBD
Categories: Medical

  • Central Adelaide Local Health Network, Mental Health Services
  • Indicative Total Remuneration: $313,002  - $580,096 (pro rata) - Perm P/T (26.25 hrs p/wk)  - MD2


You will provide clinical services of the highest possible standard to mental health patients in the Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit and Acute Open Psychiatric Unit. This will be achieved both in terms of individual performance and by clinical leadership and contribution to a multidisciplinary approach to the delivery of patient care. You will provide a professional medical service in accordance with Departmental, Hospital and regional policy manuals and documents, and with the Professional standards of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. This will include providing a specialist opinion on patients referred for consultation, and coordinating the follow-up of care to patients. As part of your role, you will be actively involved in teaching and providing guidance to trainee medical officers, interns and medical students and, where appropriate, nursing and allied health staff. You may also participate in research and continuous medical education, along with clinical audit and quality, safety and clinical risk management activities.

Holding a Bachelor of Medicine; Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) or equivalent, you will have appropriate specialist qualifications and be registrable with the Medical Board of Australia as a Medical Practitioner with Specialist registration. You will also be a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, and have extensive clinical experience relevant to work in a Mental Health Service. You will work well within a multidisciplinary team, displaying a high degree of professional integrity, leadership and motivation.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and compliant Immunisation screening.  

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.  Job Ref: 697877

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