Consultant in Adult Inpatient psychiatry , ages 16 - 50yrs

Consultant/Specialist - Victoria, Australia

Ref: 384Monday 15 May 2023

Up to AUD420k. Geelong, Victoria's 2nd largest city.

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  • Victoria’s second largest city, 1hr drive from Melbourne’s CBD.
  • Remuneration package up to $420k plus additional allowances. 
  • Thrive in new world-class mental health facilities.

Job goals

  • Deliver first class leadership in the provision of high quality Adult Inpatient services for patients aged between 16 -50 years old. 
  • Contribute to the services clinical governance projects.
  • Teach and mentor junior medical staff, advocating professional development for all. 


Community highlights

  • This major community has a packed calendar of events celebrating everything from sport, music, film and theatre to food, wine and community activities. 
  • First class independent schools.
  • World famous sporting facilities. 
  • Major road, rail links to Melbourne’s central business district. 
  • Gorgeous waterfronts.
  • More bang for your buck in terms of property than Melbourne. 


Opportunity highlights

  • Enjoy a work environment which is now materially benefiting from the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health Services.
  • Follow your professional interests. 
  • Quality and motivated multidisciplinary team.
  • Great research opportunities for those interested.
  • Enjoy teaching, supervising and mentoring. 
  • New, world-class acute mental health facility. 

Selection criteria 

You will 

  • hold FRANZCP or have equivalent overseas qualifications, trained in either Ireland, UK, NZ, South Africa, Canada, USA or if trained in Sri Lanka you will have worked 2 years in either Australia or NZ.
  • have 1st class communication skills at a clinical level with an ability to develop excellent working relationships with stakeholders at all levels. 
  • be willing to take part in the oncall roster.
  • have a commitment to research and clinical governance.
  • enjoy leadership and your role within a multidisciplinary team.


Spinner Medical Recruitment is an international medical recruitment agency specialising in the recruitment of psychiatrists to Australian mental health care services. 
Our service to job applicants includes helping and guiding you through all the regulatory processes and is FREE.


For more information please apply on this page or contact Alasdair Spinner on or call/message 44 7414 531 583

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