Categories: Senior Medical, Visiting Medical Officer
Alfred Health is the main provider of health services to people in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne and is also a major provider of specialist services to people across Victoria. The Health Service operates three outstanding facilities: The Alfred, Caulfield and Sandringham.
Alfred Health is seeking experienced Addiction Psychiatrists/Physicians to work in Addiction Liaison at The Alfred (12 hours per week) and across Addiction Liaison at The Alfred and Southcity Clinic in St Kilda Road (20 hours per week).
The successful candidate will be a registered medical practitioner and a Fellow of the RANZCP and member of the Faculty of Addiction Psychiatry or a Fellow of the Australasian Chapter of Addiction Medicine (FAChAM) or be working towards one or both of these qualifications.
The position will suit a psychiatrist/physician who puts patients and families at the centre of care; is committed to teaching, audit and evaluation; works well with colleagues of all disciplines; and has a proven record of successful innovation and service partnerships.
Key responsibilities will include the delivery of consultation & treatment services; the establishment of clinical standards of care for patients with addiction-related illnesses; collaborating with medical and surgical teams across the health service and with community partners; and teaching and supervising psychiatry and addiction medicine registrars.
Enquiries please contact Director, Alfred Psychiatry A/Prof Simon Stafrace 03 9076 2218.
Applications close Thursday 21 June 2018.
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.