Enjoy a balanced and safe lifestyle for you and your family in the stunning city of Dunedin, New Zealand. Now is the perfect time to join us and be part of shaping the future of healthcare in Southern NZ.
We are a close-knit and supportive team, dedicated to providing top-quality healthcare to our diverse older population. We are currently seeking a Consultant Psychiatrist to join us at Dunedin Hospital. In this role, you will work within a small multi-disciplinary team, taking a leading role in maintaining and enhancing our Mental Health service.
Your responsibilities will include psychiatric assessments and care of patients, collaboration with the primary health sector, and contributing to service improvement and workforce innovation. You will also participate in an on-call roster.
To be successful in this role, you must have Fellowship with the RANZCP or the equivalent, and preferably a current registration with the NZ Medical Council. Your commitment to high standards of practice, teamwork, and clinical leadership is essential. Additionally, a focus on recovery, biculturalism, and ongoing professional development is important.
We welcome applications from Advanced Trainees about to complete their final six months of training as a fellow, as well as Psychiatrists interested in advanced training.
As part of the Southern region, we serve 350,000 people in diverse communities. We are dedicated to improving the health of our region, and we value our passionate and dedicated staff. Join us in our mission to provide for our community.
Dunedin, also known as Ōtepoti, is a wonderful city with a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. We offer stunning scenery, abundant wildlife, and a vibrant energy with concerts, wining, and dining. Whether you have a family or are an empty nester looking for a fresh start, Dunedin has something for everyone. Many of our staff enjoy a fulfilling hospital career alongside pursuits such as lifestyle blocks, sports, equestrian activities, viticulture, and farming.
In addition to a supportive team and flexible role, we offer a generous work-life balance, funding for continuing medical education, a relocation package, and cover college and registration costs. The salary for this role is based on the ASMS Collective Agreement, ranging from NZD 170,369 to NZD 250,560 per year pro rata.
Take the front seat in your life and make the move to Dunedin. Join us as we change the future of healthcare and enjoy a balanced and safe lifestyle for you and your family. Apply today!