Adult Psychiatry positions – Melbourne, Australia

Head Medical
Melbourne (LGA), Greater Melbourne (Inner) (AU)
Very competitive – contact Al for more information.
30 Mar 2018
27 Apr 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an exceptional opportunity for overseas trained Consultant/Specialist General Adult Pscyhiatrists to work in Melbourne, Australia.

Melbourne is a world-class multi-cultural city. Famed for its schools, universities, MCG, cafes, restaurants, art galleries, public transport, shopping and Aussie Rules Football! 

This large metropolitan mental health service is recruiting across a number of Adult Psychiatry subspecialties. Each is appropriate for a psychiatrists who have completed their specialist training in either UK, NZ, Ireland, Canada or USA (as most comparable countries of training). They require a Consultant/Specialist in each:

  • Inpatient.
  • Inpatient/Liaison. 
  • Community.
  • Adult Disability.

Negotiations by the Australian Medical Association with the Victorian State Goverment have resulted in a 18% pay increase for senior medical practitioners (9% in 2018 then 3% annualised for the next 3 years). This means total remuneration for you will be in the region of AU320k - AU370k dependent on years of experience as a Consultant/Specialist.

You will either be FRANZCP or have the following requirements for RANZCP:

  • Minimum 3 years Consultant/Specialist work experience.
  • Completion of specialist training in either UK, Ireland, NZ, Canada, USA.
  • Formal post in CAMHS in your basic or higher training of at least 6 months.
  • Equivalent college membership/Fellowship.

Express your interest now! Closing date is 4th April.

To find out more, or to apply, contact Al Spinner on +44 (0)131 240 5276 or email