Staff Specialist in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Location
Randwick (LGA), Sydney (AU), Westmead
Salary
$234,556 p.a. to 422, 109 p.a.
Posted
19 Jul 2019
Closes
19 Aug 2019
Ref
REQ115565
Specialty
Psychiatry
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent

Staff Specialist in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick and The Children’s Hospital at Westmead

Permanent Full Time; Permanent Part Time; or Temporary for up to 2 years available

Salary Package $234,556 p.a. to 422, 109 p.a. inclusive as per Staff Specialist Award

Superannuation of 9.5% is paid in addition to salary

Staff Specialists Award

An exciting opportunity has arisen for up to 4 Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists to work in the Department of Psychological Medicine in The Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network. This is a brilliant opportunity to expand your career within a sophisticated environment with the largest network of hospitals and services for children in Australia. Candidates must be qualified as a Child Psychiatrist or be within the final stages of training towards becoming a Child Psychiatrist. Candidates must have Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatry or equivalent.  

About you

The ideal candidate will be looking for an opportunity to:

  • Provide mental health and clinical services as required by Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network (Randwick and Westmead)
  • Focus on delivering excellent clinical care to children and supporting their families
  • Provide undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, research and supervision
  • Participate in quality activities, professional development and continuing education in the area of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Be a qualified Child Psychiatrist or within the final stages of training as a Child Psychiatrist

About the service

The Department of Psychological Medicine has a number of clinical teams:

  • Intellectual Disability/Developmental Disability Mental Health Team
  • Acute Inpatient Psychiatric Unit
  • Consultation-Liaison Team
  • Psychosomatic Disorders and Gender Dysphoria Team
  • Eating Disorders Team

The Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists and other specialist mental health workers will be part of a dynamic multidisciplinary team and provide excellent, world-class Child and Adolescent mental health service that is highly respected nationally and internationally. Career advancement is a priority for our Psychiatrists through providing support and opportunities for research, teaching and continuing professional development.

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Advertising Closes – 31 October 2019

Enquiries:  Dr Michael Bowden, Head of Department, Telephone: (61) - 2- 9845 2005. Email: Michael.Bowden@health.nsw.gov.au.  

SCHN are able to assist eligible candidates with visa sponsorship, moving costs, and medical registration as required.

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