Candidates are encouraged to apply for fixed full time position of Psychiatry Registrar at Goulburn Valley Health in Shepparton.
Goulburn Valley Area Mental Health Service (GVAMHS), Shepparton caters to the need of a population of more than 150,000 people in North-Central Victoria extending from the outer fringes of metropolitan Melbourne in the south, up to the Murray River in the north. The vision and commitment of our service is to be the leader in providing safe and quality mental health care to the rural community.
The service is well developed and is currently accredited and funded for basic and advanced training positions. The service, which employs eleven FRANZCP consultant psychiatrists (eight full-time and three part-time), is keen on training the future generation of regionally based psychiatrists.
There is a 15-bed, adult inpatient unit and a five-bed old-aged psychiatry inpatient unit. There is also a 20-bed psycho geriatric nursing home.
The service has well developed sub-specialities of:
The successful applicant will have a current general registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency as a Medical Practitioner and Highly effective communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to relate positively with and appropriately with patients and others. Applicants should also possess professional collegiality towards peers and the wider health care team and a commitment to Goulburn Valley Health values: compassion, respect, excellence, accountability, teamwork and ethical behaviour.
- Child and Youth Psychiatry
- Early Psychosis Service
- General Adult Psychiatry
- Psychiatry of Old Age
- Primary Mental Health Service
- Perinatal Mental Health
- Private Psychiatry
- Consultation Liaison Psychiatric Services
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