Staff Specialist Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Job details

Location: Acton
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: Ad-6175
Posted: almost 2 years ago
Date Range:

Job description

  • Great package and benefits
  • Relocation allowance
  • Must have current AHPRA Registration

The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Team is part of MHJHADS and provides high quality healthcare to people located within the paediatric ward with joint admission with paediatrician , EDCL ( emergency department consultation liaison), CAMHS community team, SYMHO (state wide youth Mental health service) , AMOS (adolescent mental health outreach service), Cottage program and, DBT program. 

The position will be accountable and responsible to the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Clinical Director through an Individual Learning and Development Plan.

The successful applicant will have specialist experience in General Psychiatry or Child and adolescent psychiatry and skills relevant to both inpatient and community services, including the provision of ECT services, and have current AHPRA registration.

The successful applicant will also be expected to participate in the mandatory administrative, governance and training requirements of medical officers within the Division. Emphasis on recovery focus and person-centred care are essential.

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