This position is for a Consultant Psychiatrist with broad skills in general adult psychiatry, an interest in strengthening relationships with General Practitioners and primary care and/or an interest in practice in rural areas. The psychiatrist provides general adult community based clinical care for a regional area in the North Island and may include rural clinics.
The employer provides professional support with commitment to continued medical education, professional development and peer review, participation in a growing service that has the opportunity to be at the forefront of both primary and secondary care innovations, the opportunity to be part of a multidisciplinary team contributing to an integrated model of service delivery in both outpatient and inpatient settings and the opportunity to work in partnership with other health, social and community sectors.
- All applicants MUST be eligible for registration and be able to gain either locum tenens and /or vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.
Specialist qualification in Psychiatry, FRANZCP desirable
Previous experience in inpatient and community settings.
Experience as supervisor of registrars desirable
CLOSING DATE FEBRUARY 16 2018