Posted 19 January 2024
Salary$290000 - $300000 per annum
Job type Full time
DisciplineHealth Professionals

Job description

Exciting opportunity exist with our Not-for-Profit client who is dedicated to the wellbeing of their clients in their inner city office.  They are committed to working together with a strategic focus on integrity, conviction and quality in all that they do.  Our client encourages innovative and creative thinking.

The organisation places a strong emphasis on building the capacity of their staff and member services while remaining accountable to stakeholders and communities for meeting their commitments.  They value cultural insight, emotional intelligence and professional humility and expect the staff to reflect these values in their practice. They focus on ensuring the clients are well supported in the community through holistic and wrap around primary health and mental health care.

As the Psychiatrist, you will be responsible in the development and implementation of specialised clinical programs and care focussed on addressing the mental health and wellbeing of clients and families.

Your responsibilities will include:
  • Deliver specialist Psychiatry services in designated locations.
  • Strengthen systems for safety and quality of services.
  • Support continuous quality improvement of mental health and related services.
  • Contribute to policy and advocacy in the area of mental health and related services and needs.
  • Support the growth and development of a network of specialist mental health, addiction medicine and related providers across the SEQ ACCHS network.
  • Build opportunities for formal and informal training and professional development pathways for Specialist trainees, the broader social health workforce, and primary care providers.
Mandatory qualifications and experience:
  • AHPRA registration
  • Willing to undertake a Criminal History Check
  • Current C Class Driver’s License (Qld) – travel will be required across the service sites
  • Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists or equivalent postgraduate specialist qualification
  • Bachelor’s in medicine
  • Disability Workers Screening Check (Yellow Card)
  • Medical Indemnity Insurance
In return you will receive:
  • A competitive salary of between $290k - $300k base
  • Ongoing training and professional development
  • Flexibility
If you are passionate about making a meaningful impact on the mental health and wellbeing of Indigenous families we encourage you to apply. Otherwise, please call Mel Ireland on 07 3239 2500.

DFP welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disability. In addition, DFP will provide reasonable adjustments for individuals with disability throughout the recruitment process. If you identify as a person with disability and require adjustments to the application, recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise via or 1300 337 000 and indicate your preferred method of communication (email, phone, text) so we can keep in touch and meet your accessibility needs.