Where: Greymouth, South Island, New Zealand
Type: Permanent Position, Direct Hire
Start: Within 90-120 Days after offer acceptance
Registration: We will assist you with your vocational registration application forms and the entire process
Pay: Base salary of NZ$150,000-200,000 DOE/DOQ not including pay for other things
Benefits: Six weeks’ paid annual leave/vacation, 11 paid public holidays, CME, KiwiSaver retirement savings contributions
Work Visa: We will put you in touch with a NZ registered Immigration Consultant to advise you on your work visa
Adult Mental Health and Addiction Services are seeking applications from a vocationally registered psychiatrist, interested in working in the rural health setting.
The current development of the rural specialty, and the work in hand to progress integrated services across the Coast, offer you the opportunity to become involved in the design of an optimal service for the future. Opportunity to become a member of the Rural Special Interest group.
This mental health team is small. You will be one of a team of several psychiatrists (3 FTE) working collegially with a stable and experienced workforce to provide specialist services to a population of approximately 32,000 people. We have good systems in place that support collegial relationships and professional development.
Rural services requires a high degree of flexibility, as the work is diverse, The role is essentially for a generalist and may include responsibility for aspects of general adult psychiatry (community and inpatient), addictions, older persons and child and adolescents. The exact range of clinical responsibilities will be negotiated in regard to your experience, interests and the Service needs.
The West Coast location offers amazing lifestyle and recreational activity opportunities, professional challenges and opportunities. If you love the rural setting and the great outdoors, then this is the role for you.psych