Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist

Job details

Location: TAS
Reference: Ad-5539
Posted: about 1 year ago

Job description

We are seeking a Consultant Psychiatrist to work at the Wilfred Lopes Centre, Hobart.

The Centre provides professional and appropriate care and treatment in a secure health setting and is staffed by highly trained specialist mental health nurses, psychiatrists, allied health professionals and support staff.

Patients are provided with modern, professional and highly specialised psychiatric care and treatment. Treatment will be based on individually tailored programs designed to support independence and dignity and minimise the ill effects of long-term care.

We offer:

  • Attractive salary including salary packaging
  • Flexible work/life balance
  • A multi-disciplinary work environment
  • Professional Development

Tasmania offers an envious lifestyle with some amazing natural attractions, a wide range of opportunities, short commutes, cultural events and festivals, and exceptional food and produce. 

A remuneration package comprising the Agreement base salary, relevant allowances and other entitlements will be negotiated with the successful applicant dependent on clinical experience and seniority.

The Consultant Psychiatrist works in collaboration with other psychiatrists and mental health professionals within Mental Health Services providing a wide range of psychiatric services to inmates within the State-wide Prison Service, patients of the Wilfred Lopes Centre and to clients of the Community Forensic Mental Health Service.

If this is position is of interest to you, please feel free to get in touch with me on Dean Madigan 02 9641 2492 or e-mail