Be an integral part of a small multidisciplinary team
Explore the attractions of the region in your time away from work
Lively, friendly and community culture
This regional Health Service requires a Consultant Psychiatrist (General Adult) to work on the ward and in the community. In addition, you will participate in the on call roster and supervise other medical staff as required.
The Mental Health Service consists of a 6-bed ward and community services for all ages. Consultation and Liaison services are provided to the general hospital and other small hospitals in the region.
This 100-bed hospital is the largest regional public hospital in WA. The hospital supports medical students through the Rural Clinical School, junior doctors rotating from Perth, Workplace Based Assessment doctors and registrars across a number of specialties. Fly in fly out clinicians and private clinicians provide additional supportive health services to the region.
When you join the team here you will become part of a close-knit community of health professionals including specialist general surgeons, physicians, paediatricians and emergency medicine doctors.
This dynamic and sophisticated regional centre is situated inland of Perth and has many chain stores and services. Sport facilities, clubs and societies and social services abound to support a good work life balance. Community is a key strength of the town.
Being located inland the weather is peri-desert and there is weekend access to the beach community of Esperance. What's more, the flight time to Perth is a short 1.10 hours.
The region supports a wide range of industries, including mining, agriculture, aquaculture and tourism. The mining workforce population brings a lively, friendly culture to the city.
Eligible for registration with AHPRA.
Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, or equivalent.
If working and living in a rural community appeals to you, contact Rebecca Plaza on +61 0406 882 013 or firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your 2020 career plans.