Psychiatrist Child & Adolescent

Job details

Location: NSW
Reference: Ad-2510
Posted: about 2 years ago

Job description

This position is required to provide Child and Adolescent Psychiatry specialist services to the Department of Psychological Medicine, Sydney Children's Hospital Randwick (SCH).

The position of Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist will ensure that;

• Clinical Services are focussed on delivering excellent clinical care to children and supporting their families.
• Research and teaching is undertaken and focussed on the area of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

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

The Psychiatrist may be required to work in any of the teams, according to service needs as determined by the Head of Department.

The clinical teams are:

• Acute Inpatient Psychiatric Unit
• Consultation-Liaison Team

Clinical responsibilities for the Psychiatrist within the Department of Psychological Medicine include providing direct patient care, supervising the care provided by junior medical staff, and providing child psychiatric consultation to non-medical team members.

All psychiatrists have admitting rights and are responsible for managing inpatients in Hall Ward and Saunders Unit (the Mental Health Wards in SCHN) and other SCH wards.

Full or Part time will be considered so please get in touch if this of interest to you.

Dean Madigan 02 9641 2492 or e-mail