Visiting Medical Officer in Psychiatry (Continuing Care Team)
Applications Close AtCloses in 6 days
Published on 26 Nov 2021
Job no: 46722
Category: Senior Medical, Visiting Medical Officer
Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community-based services.
Alfred Mental and Addiction Health (AMAH) provides specialist psychiatric clinical care to people with severe mental illness. The Program has a primary responsibility for residents of inner south eastern metropolitan Melbourne, but cares for all patients seeking its services.
The adult community mental and addiction health aspires for leadership and innovation in service delivery. The program is presently delivered at three sites. Navigations Access and Consultation service, and Continuing Care, Mobile Support & Treatment, the Homeless Outreach teams and Southcity Clinic are based at the St Kilda Road site (St Kilda Road Clinic). The Alma Road Community Care Unit (ARCCU) is located in East St Kilda, and the Prevention and Recovery Unit (PARC) in South Yarra.
There is an opportunity to provide clinical leadership to a multidisciplinary, continuing care team at St Kilda road clinic. Applicants must be legally qualified practitioners, registered or registrable with the AHPRA and a Fellow of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. They must be accredited FRANZCP supervisors, demonstrate relevant knowledge and experience in psychiatry and meet Alfred Health requirements for credentialing and scope of practice in Psychiatry.
Enquiries please contact Dr Sudeep Saraf, Program Director, Alfred Mental & Addiction Health, on 03 9076 2218.
Applications close: Sunday 5th December 2021
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.