Consultant Psychiatrist: Eating Disorders

Consultant/Specialist - New South Wales, Australia

Ref: 378Monday 8 May 2023

SYDNEY, enjoy the lifestyle, beaches, national parks, waterways, private schools, universities, restaurants, cricket

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  • Eating Disorder opportunity in a Sydney metropolitan service.  
  • Package of up to $430k.
  • Rewarding lifestyle with rich schooling options. 



This is a rare opportunity for a Consultant Psychiatrist with interests in Eating Disorders to fulfil a senior role with a major health service’s Eating Disorder unit. This is also a great chance to live and work in the incredible Australian city of Sydney, a world class city with first class schools, infrastructure, amenities, lifestyle options and partner/spouse work opportunities. 


Your new job in Sydney, Australia.

Working with a talented and motivated multi-disciplinary team you will lead, develop and maintain an eating disorder outpatient service which provides the highest standards of care to patients and their carers/families. 

Care will be of the highest quality and meet the highest patient safety standards. It will be provided as direct clinical care, clinical data collection, clinical documentation, external stakeholder liaison and management. 

Further you will also provide liaison services within the health service to clinician colleagues from acute and mental health inpatient units, community teams, GPs, NGOs - working together to formulate the best treatment for patients with eating disorders. The job also includes teaching and training undergrads, postgrads and other health care professionals, initiating quality improvement and research activities. 


What you'll need to do to be a success.

FRANZCP or a specialist international medical graduate trained in NZ, UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, South Africa, with a minimum of 2.5years specialist experience at time of reading, with a 6 month formal post in C&A psychiatry during training. Along with these requirements, applicants trained in Sri Lanka are welcome if they have completed 2 years international placement in either Australia or NZ. Further requirements include demonstrated knowledge and experience in managing patients with eating disorders and their families/carers as well as a strong knowledge of the complex health needs for these patients with the ability to provide clinical guidance and intervention. 

Rewards and benefits.

You will get the chance to work in a first-class mental health service in one of the world’s most exciting and desirable cities to live in. You will have access to research opportunities with a number of Sydney universities and - long-term - tap into Sydney’s lucrative private practice model. A salary package of up to $430k will be awarded - dependent on years of specialist experience. This package includes Australia’s highest professional development allowance of $37k per annum.  


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What next?
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