Staff Specialist Psychiatrist

Job details

Location: WA
Reference: Ad-6717
Posted: 5 months ago

Job description

  • Salary negotiable
  • Great work/life balance
  • Negotiable salary including superannuation and access to salary packaging.

The Acute Psychiatric unit provides inpatient Mental Health Services 7 days a week for people in the WACHS South West region.


  • Leads the provision of specialist consumer centred medical care to inpatients.
  • Responsible for ensuring patients are involved in decision making regarding their care.
  • Authorises and supports registrar/s in conducting clinical review of all inpatients daily and to facilitate appropriate early discharges and is generally available for discussion by phone to assist registrars when necessary.
  • Actively participates as a member of the multidisciplinary team (MDT), and actively promotes MDT working within the service.
  • Participation in the after-hours and weekend on call roster as rostered.

What can we offer?

  • Attractive Salary Package, including On Call Allowance and Call Back, and election to participate in the Private Patient Plan
  • Negotiable salary including superannuation and access to salary packaging.
  • Relocation and accommodation assistance
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development, including conference and sabbatical leave, in additional to annual leave entitlements.
  • Flexible work/life balance
  • Dynamic team environment

Bunbury is a port city in Western Australia, 1hr 30min drive south of Perth. It is known for wild bottlenose dolphins that often swim close to the beach at Koombana Bay. Nearby is the Dolphin Discovery Centre and the Leschenault Inlet, with calm waters and parkland rich with mangroves and birdlife. Bunbury’s western coastline spans popular Back Beach and Wyalup-Rocky Point, with its basalt rock formations.

If this is position is of interest to you, please feel free to get in touch with me on Amish Patel 02 9641 2404 or e-mail