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 an Addiction Psychiatrist to work four hours per week. The position will be based at First Step, St Kilda, a not for profit organization that works in partnership with Alfred Health and whose aim is to overcome addiction and the associated mental health & social complications. The addiction psychiatrist will support the provision of specialized clinical care provided by GPs, mental health nurses, psychologists, and social workers and augmented by legal and employment services. The psychiatrist will report to the Unit Head of Liaison-Emergency Psychiatry & Addiction Health in the Mental & Addiction Health program at The Alfred.
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.
Enquiries please contact Director, Alfred Psychiatry A/Prof Simon Stafrace 03 9076 2218.
Applications close Sunday 17 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.