Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist (Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist)

Child and Youth Mental Health, Wide Bay Mental Health & Specialised Services, Bundaberg Hospital (Other positions at Hervey Bay and Maryborough may also be filled through this Recruitment process), QLD |

Job Description:

The Psychiatrist (Specialist Child, Youth and Adolescent) provides specialist psychiatry services in the area of Child and Adolescent Mental Health. Work within a multi-disciplinary community and hospital-based Child and Adolescent Mental Health Team.

Remuneration up to $411,409 p.a.

Skills and Experience:

  • Demonstrated ability to competently work as an expert staff specialist in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Demonstrated expert clinical knowledge and skills in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Demonstrated sound clinical judgement and decision-making skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuing professional education and development, including maintenance of personal knowledge and skills
  • Demonstrated willingness to teach others, including interns, junior medical officers and undergraduate medical students
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team approach to care and service provision
  • Ability to maintain accurate and complete medical records and other written documentation
  • High level verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work and liaise with junior and senior medical staff, and other health professionals
  • Sound theoretical knowledge, practical skills and ethical behaviour required of a medical practitioner
  • Commitment to the principals of quality improvement, patient safety and clinical governance
  • Proven ability to practice medicine in a cross-cultural environment

How to Apply:

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Starting date: 
Thursday, March 4, 2021
Closing date: 
Thursday, April 8, 2021
Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service
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