Psychiatrist - Acute Adult In Patient Psychiatry

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    Physician, Psychiatrist

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    044 203 409 5597

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    2 months ago

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This is a full time and permanent position for an adult general psychiatrist working with an in patient team in a regional general hospital which provides a full range of secondary medical services to a population of over 200,000 in New Zealand's North Island.


  • To provide clinical psychiatric care to adults within the acute and subacute psychiatric units in accordance with accepted professional standards regarding conduct, ethics and clinical skills
  • To function as part of a multidisciplinary team in the assessment and management of clients referred to the Clinical Service;
  • To supervise registrars, trainees and other SMO’s as required;
  • To appropriately document clinical work;
  • To participate in the on-call after hours roster;
  • To contribute to quality improvement initiatives and audit within the Mental Health and Addiction services
  • FRANZCP or equivalent specialist qualification in psychiatry recognised by the Medical Council of New Zealand for vocational registration
  • Vocational registration or eligibility for this with the Medical Council of New Zealand
  • A passion for service development and an interest in education and research. There is opportunity to work with Auckland University Medical School students and Psychiatry Registrars. 
  • Full time permanent role
  • Salary NZ$ 190,000 - 270,000 pa
  • Pension benefits
  • Reimbursement of medical practice expenses
  • CME programme and professional development opportunities
  • Relocation package 


Please forward your CV for immediate consideration for this role. Three referees are required.