General Adult Psychiatrist – Community

Job Title: General Adult Psychiatrist – Community
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North Island
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications
Start Date: February 2020
Reference: A-39161
Contact Name: Ochre Recruitment
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 09, 2019 07:35

Job Description

General Adult Psychiatrist – Community 

Start Date: February 2020 

Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications 

The Position 
Our client is looking for a dedicated General Adult Psychiatrist to join the Mental Health and Addiction Service primarily working in a community setting, with a flexibility to work in an inpatient setting if required. They have had several new Psychiatrists joining the team and they are looking to recruit another permanent Psychiatrist to further enhance the continuity of care they provide to their patient population. We provide comprehensive community-based mental health services across the complete age range including: 

* Child, adolescent and family mental health services 
* Comprehensive community adult services 
* Specialist Maori mental health services (Oranga Hinengaro) 
* Specialist services for Mental Health for the elderly 
* Specialist community alcohol and drug services including OST services 
* Comprehensive 24 hour acute care services (crisis intervention service) 
* Acute inpatient services (including intensive mental health care-26 beds) 
* General hospital liaison psychiatry 
* Early intervention services 
* Intensive community rehabilitation services. 

The Location 
Located a couple hours from the ski fields of the North Island, wonderful wine country and the coolest little capital in the world, Palmerston North boasts fine dining, a world class university and a wonderful semi-rural lifestyle of its own. 

Essential Criteria: 
To apply for this position you must hold or be eligible for vocational scope of practice in Psychiatry with the Medical Council of New Zealand. 

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Apply today and let us take you to the next step in your medical career! Quote Ref:A-39161)