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Psychiatrist - Specialist in Community Psychiatry (Fractional)

LocationAlfred Health
Positions1 Position
Published At:17 days ago
Job no: 67823
Category: Senior Medical, Visiting Medical Officer

Alfred Health

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.

Consultant Psychiatrist: Adult Community, St Kilda Road Clinic, Alfred Mental and Addiction Health

About the Department
Alfred Health provides comprehensive specialist physical and mental healthcare to residents of Melbourne’s inner south, in addition to a range of state-wide services. Alfred Health is a leader in delivery of high-quality healthcare, research and training.

Alfred Mental & Addiction Health (AMAH) has a reputation for excellence and innovation in service delivery.

About the Role
Applications are invited for a Consultant Psychiatrist to work in our Adult Community Service based at 607 St Kilda Road. This ongoing position is working within our Adult Community CCT team with scope to work within our Navigations and Brief Interventions Service or other components of Adult Community service delivery. The position is fractional 24 hours per week but may be expanded up to full time.

Qualifications and Skills Required
Our preferred candidate must possess the following experience and attributes:

  • Be legally qualified practitioners, registered or registrable with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency
  • Fellow of the RANZCP
  • Demonstrable relevant knowledge and experience in Psychiatry
  • Meeting Alfred Health requirements for credentialing and scope of practice in Psychiatry
  • Outstanding communication skills, including well-developed conflict resolution skills
  • Ability to liaise well with other staff at all levels
  • Demonstrated flexibility in problem solving and the capability to develop and sustain highly collaborative relationships with others/ other teams.

Enquiries: Dr Ann Brennan, Director Adult and Older Adult Service, Alfred Mental and Addiction Health at [email protected]

Applications close: Thursday 14th March 2024

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.

In accordance with the Health Minister's Covid-19 Mandatory Vaccination Order, all Alfred Health employees are required to be fully vaccinated (3 doses) for COVID-19 or hold an acceptable medical exemption. Furthermore, in accordance with the Health Services Amendment (Mandatory Vaccination of Healthcare Workers) Act 2020, health care workers in Category A or B roles (as determined by the department’s risk ratings) are required to be vaccinated against influenza or hold an acceptable medical exemption. 


  • Published on 15 Feb 2024, 4:27 AM