Take the next challenge in your career as Consultant Psychiatrist and immerse yourself in the cultural delights of Western Australia.
- Remuneration package up to $454,881 p.a
- Fly to Perth in just over 2 hours or Bali in 2.5 hours
- Wide range of housing and education options for families
There are three major hospital facilities in the Pilbara-WACHS region located in Newman, South Hedland and Karratha. These facilities support smaller regional hospitals in Onslow, Paraburdoo, Roebourne and Tom Price.
Pilbara Mental Health and Drug Service (PMHDS) provides specialist mental health and drug & alcohol services to the Pilbara region. Multidisciplinary teams are located in Port Hedland, Karratha, and Newman with outreach services provided to surrounding towns, communities and remote areas.
- As Consultant Psychiatrist, you will examine, assess, diagnose and treat patients with a variety of mental illnesses.
- You will be responsible for the provision of clinical assessment and psychiatric treatment for adult and/or children and adolescents for both admitted patients and in the community.
- You will promote person-centred, trauma informed, and recovery focussed service delivery.
- You will liaise with General Practitioners, health care professionals and other agencies on clinical matters and treatment programs.
- You will supervise trainee psychiatrists and medical officers and participate in the teaching of other health professionals.
- You will participate in the on-call roster, as required.
- This is a full time fixed term appointment for 5 years, with the possibility of extension/s.
- Remuneration package $357,247 - $454,881 p.a. (MP Year 1-9) inclusive of base salary, 10% superannuation and professional and location based allowances.
- Professional development opportunities and study leave/assistance.
- Flexible working arrangements.
- Flexible leave arrangements.
- Attractive overseas and national relocation packages.
- Port Hedland is one of the world's largest and busiest working harbours, and is a great spot for fishing and crabbing.
- Journey to Fern's Pool in Dales Gorge, filled with emerald coloured water and fed by a tyrant of waterfalls.
- Wide range of affordable housing and education options for families.
- There are daily flights between Port Hedland and Perth (just over 2 hours) and once-weekly direct flights between Port Hedland and Brisbane as well as Bali (2.5 hours).
- Eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia.
- Fellowship with the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZCP) or equivalent.
- Demonstrated clinical skills and experience in Adult and/or Child and Adolescent mental health.
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