An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to work in the Department of Psychological Medicine in The Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network. This is a brilliant opportunity to expand your career within a sophisticated environment with the largest network of hospitals and services for children in Australia. Candidates must be qualified as a Child Psychiatrist or be within the final stages of training towards becoming a Child Psychiatrist. Candidates must have Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatry or equivalent.
The ideal candidate will be looking for an opportunity to:
Provide mental health and clinical services as required by Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network (Randwick and Westmead)
Focus on delivering excellent clinical care to children and supporting their families
Provide undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, research and supervision
Participate in quality activities, professional development and continuing education in the area of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Be a qualified Child Psychiatrist or within the final stages of training as a Child Psychiatrist
About the service
The Department of Psychological Medicine has a number of clinical teams:
Intellectual Disability/Developmental Disability Mental Health Team
Acute Inpatient Psychiatric Unit
Psychosomatic Disorders and Gender Dysphoria Team
Eating Disorders Team
The Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists and other specialist mental health workers will be part of a dynamic multidisciplinary team and provide excellent, world-class Child and Adolescent mental health service that is highly respected nationally and internationally. Career advancement is a priority for our Psychiatrists through providing support and opportunities for research, teaching and continuing professional development.
Enquiries: Dr Michael Bowden, Head of Department, Telephone: (61) - 2- 9845 2005. Email: Michael.Bowden@health.nsw.gov.au. SCHN are able to assist eligible candidates with visa sponsorship, moving costs, and medical registration as required.