Permanent Consultant Psychiatrist - Older Adults

Job Title: Permanent Consultant Psychiatrist - Older Adults
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North Island, New Zealand
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 1/09/2019
Reference: JO-1905-37590_1557882373
Contact Name: Ochre Recruitment
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Job Published: May 15, 2019 02:06

Job Description

Permanent Consultant Psychiatrist - Older Adults

Start Date: September 2019 or ASAP

Rates: Negotiable on qualifications and experience

The Position
Our Client is seeking a Specialist Psychiatrist to work on a permanent 0.4FTE (32 hours a fortnight) basis as an older person's consultant. Ideally, these hours would be spread across three days per week. The Older Persons Mental Health service is an experienced multidisciplinary team and has the equivalent of 1.7 full time equivalent psychiatrists. The service provides community assessment and treatment, time limited case management and liaison services. We work in partnership with patients, their families, General Practitioners, other clinical teams and community carers and supports to achieve the best possible health outcome for our patients.

They provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.

The Location
Located in the beautiful area, nestled between two mountain ranges, and a splendid river. Plenty to see and do. Within the region where culture and coffee are the key attractions. Lots of beautiful walks and the added attraction of where a lot of Lord of the ring locations such as Helms deep and Rivendell to explore.

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. Ideally you will have experience in working with Inpatient and Community Older Adult MH Services.

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