Location, lifestyle, work-life balance and salary – this leadership opportunity has it all!
As the Clinical Director for the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District Mental Health Service (ISLHD), you will work in partnership with the Director Mental Health Service, and the Mental Health Service Executive Team to strategically lead the delivery of Mental Health Services across the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District.
- Influence the strategic direction of Mental Health services across the ISLHD
- FREE Regulatory & Migration consultation with our on-site team to help manage your registration & VISA paperwork
- Enjoy all the benefits of regional coastal living with world-class schools and universities at your doorstep and only one hour from Sydney
- Attractive salary package
- Relocation assistance
The ISLHD is an exciting and dynamic place to work. The Service provides a range of specialised Mental Health services across the age range including child and adolescent, adult and older people, in both inpatient and community settings. This diverse work environment provides a wide range of challenges, rewards and opportunities for innovation in an environment where research and innovation are actively supported and encouraged.
“I am proud to work in the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District – Mental Health Services as the staff are passionate and dedicated in providing a first class Mental Health Service. Additionally, the Illawarra Shoalhaven District with its beautiful sandy beaches, escarpment and scenic bush trails is just an hour south of Sydney and a wonderful place to live and raise a family” Julie Carter, Director Mental Health | ISLHD Mental Health
Keys to success
If you have exceptional leadership skills, strong governance skills, a track record in strategically developing Mental Health Services, evidence of sound clinical skills and you want the opportunity to further your career in Australia in one of the most beautiful and regions in NSW, you’ll want to take a closer look at this appointment.
While your responsibilities will be predominantly spent in Medical Administrative services, you will have the option to provide clinical services from time to time. For International Medical Graduates applying for the position, you will be able to work 0.3FTE in a clinical position to meet the RANZCP requirements.
You must hold MRCPsych / FRCPsych plus UK Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) and have been practising as a Consultant for 3 years or more and be eligible for registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
This is not just another job. This position will see you become a highly regarded and influential figure within the region. But that’s not all. This opportunity will set you and your family up for life. With a range of housing and property types to choose from, first class schooling and universities, shopping precincts, sporting facilities, the most magnificent coastlines and more, you really will have it all!
“The lifestyle our part of the world offers is second to none, and when psychiatry gets a bit stressful the beach is a marvellous cure!” Dr Matthew Macfarlane, Staff Specialist - Psychiatry Consultation Liaison Service
With application closing soon, even if you are just curious, please register your interest. We will send you a FREE comprehensive brochure outlining the significant professional and lifestyle benefits, this exciting opportunity has to offer.