Staff Specialist in Adult Psychiatry - up to 0.4 FTE - Sutherland Hospital
South Eastern Sydney Local Health District
  • locationSydney, NSW
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time 24 February 2021
  • locationSydney, NSW
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time
Job Description

<div style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;"><b>Employment Type</b>:&nbsp;Permanent&nbsp;Part Time<br /> <b>Position Classification</b>:&nbsp;Staff Specialist<br /> <b>Requisition ID</b>:&nbsp;REQ208156<br /> <br /> &nbsp; <div style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;"> <p align="center" class="MsoNoSpacingCxSpFirst" style="text-align:center;font-family: Arial;;"><b><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Staff Specialist</span></b></p> <p align="center" class="MsoNoSpacingCxSpMiddle" style="text-align:center;font-family: Arial;;"><b><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Adult Psychiatry up to&nbsp;0.4 FTE</span></b></p> <p align="center" class="MsoNoSpacingCxSpMiddle" style="text-align:center;font-family: Arial;;"><b><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">The Sutherland Hospital</span></b></p> <p class="MsoNoSpacingCxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;">&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNoSpacingCxSpLast" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Sutherland Integrated Adult Mental Health Service is looking for enthusiastic and dynamic psychiatrists to join our friendly and professional team. Our progressive and innovative team offers development opportunities for our staff and a caring environment for the delivery of high quality patient centred care.&nbsp; </span></span></p> <p class="CxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><b><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">About the Role</span></b></span></p> <p class="CxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">You will be working at The Sutherland Hospital in an integrated inpatient and community role, providing assessment and treatment of adult patients and clinical leadership to inpatient and outpatient multidisciplinary teams.&nbsp; </span></span></p> <p class="CxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Your role will include teaching and supervision of psychiatry registrars and students and you will have the opportunity to gain accreditation as a UNSW Psychiatry Conjoint Academic staff member.&nbsp; </span></span></p> <p class="CxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">You will be a strong communicator who is committed to providing the best possible care to your patients and have a commitment to patient safety and quality improvement.</span></span></p> <p class="CxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">The Sutherland Hospital Mental Health Service promotes safe and evidence based practice and encourages further education through peer review group and attendance at our Journal Clubs, General Hospital Grand Rounds, Seminars and Conferences.&nbsp; You will also have the opportunity to be involved in research, service development or quality improvement projects.</span></span></p> <p class="CxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><b><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">About the Area</span></b></span></p> <p class="CxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">The Sutherland Shire is a natural oasis just 25kms from Sydney&#39;s CBD.&nbsp; The region offers a stretch of pristine surf beaches, four national parks and channels of sparkling water.&nbsp; The Shire also hosts an urban hub of buzzing cafes and restaurants, art galleries and seasonal events, and is an ideal mix of coastal relaxation and cosmopolitan luxury.</span></span></p> </div> </div> <div style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;"> <p style="font-family: Arial"><u><em><strong>Selection Critieria:</strong></em></u></p> <ol> <li>Registration or eligible for registration with Medical Board of Australia (AHPRA). Candidate to provide AHPRA Registration Number on application.</li> <li>Fellowship of <span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif">The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists &ndash; <span style="color:#1f497d">F</span>RANZCP</span></span> and/or equivalent specialist recognition as provided for by the Health Insurance Act 1973.</li> <li>Evidence of continuing medical education and self-monitoring/audit practices consistent with the scope of practice requirements of the position.</li> <li>Proven capacity and/or experience in the provision of effective high quality service in the specialty, demonstrated through successful clinical practice in an environment appropriate to the requirements of the position including evidence of participation in quality improvement activities relevant to the specialty.</li> <li>Demonstrated commitment to teaching with experience in teaching both undergraduate and post graduate students and other staff of the hospital.</li> <li>Demonstrate the skills and attitudes appropriate as a senior Medical&nbsp;Practitioner including modelling a high standard of professional behaviour to junior medical staff.</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to work effectively and harmoniously with medical and other health services colleagues as part of a multi-disciplinary health care team and demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients, colleagues, and staff and to work as an effective member of the clinical team across multiple sites. Demonstrated commitment to provision of a high standard of clinical care in the public sector setting.</li> <li>Demonstrated experience in and commitment to research relevant to the role and needs of the Department.</li> </ol> </div> <p style="font-family: Arial;;;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span>This is a Category A position. All Category A applicants must read and understand NSW Health Policy <a href="http://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/Pages/doc.aspx?dn=PD2018_009" style="color:#0563c1; text-decoration:underline">PD2020_017</a>.<br /> Successful applicants to the role must provide vaccination history and pathology as part of the application documentation, and be certified as compliant before employment can commence. &nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span>Please return a completed <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/filedownloader/faces/DownloadFilePG?xxfileId=11955602"><strong>Medical Practice History Declaration</strong></a> with your application.</span></p> <p style="font-family: Arial;">Need more information?<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;1) Click here for the <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/XXRecRequisitionPD-context-root/faces/XXRecRequisitionPDPG?xxJobId=REQ208156" target="_blank">Position Description</a>&nbsp;and <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/filedownloader/faces/DownloadFilePG?xxfileId=11941409">SESLHD Expected Standards</a><br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;2) Find out more about <a href="https://healthnswgov.referrals.selectminds.com/app-info" target="_blank">applying</a> for this position<b><b> </b></b></p> <div style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;"> <p style="font-family: Arial;;;"><span>Dr Sophie Kavanagh, Clinical Director, The Sutherland Hospital Mental Health Service<br /> Ph: +61 (0) 2 9540 7800 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;E:&nbsp;<a href="mailto:sophie.kavanagh@health.nsw.gov.au" style="color:blue; text-decoration:underline">sophie.kavanagh@health.nsw.gov.au</a></span><br /> <br /> <span>Sharon Carey, A/Service Director, The Sutherland Hospital Mental Health Service<br /> Ph: +61 (0) 2 9540 7803 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;E:&nbsp;<a href="mailto:sharon.carey@health.nsw.gov.au" style="color:blue; text-decoration:underline">sharon.carey@health.nsw.gov.au</a></span></p> <p style="font-family: Arial;;"><strong><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Closing Date:&nbsp; 28 February, 2021</span></strong></p> </div>

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Staff Specialist in Adult Psychiatry - up to 0.4 FTE - Sutherland Hospital

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    Sydney, NSW, Any
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<div style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;"><b>Employment Type</b>:&nbsp;Permanent&nbsp;Part Time<br /> <b>Position Classification</b>:&nbsp;Staff Specialist<br /> <b>Requisition ID</b>:&nbsp;REQ208156<br /> <br /> &nbsp; <div style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;"> <p align="center" class="MsoNoSpacingCxSpFirst" style="text-align:center;font-family: Arial;;"><b><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Staff Specialist</span></b></p> <p align="center" class="MsoNoSpacingCxSpMiddle" style="text-align:center;font-family: Arial;;"><b><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Adult Psychiatry up to&nbsp;0.4 FTE</span></b></p> <p align="center" class="MsoNoSpacingCxSpMiddle" style="text-align:center;font-family: Arial;;"><b><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">The Sutherland Hospital</span></b></p> <p class="MsoNoSpacingCxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;">&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNoSpacingCxSpLast" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Sutherland Integrated Adult Mental Health Service is looking for enthusiastic and dynamic psychiatrists to join our friendly and professional team. Our progressive and innovative team offers development opportunities for our staff and a caring environment for the delivery of high quality patient centred care.&nbsp; </span></span></p> <p class="CxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><b><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">About the Role</span></b></span></p> <p class="CxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">You will be working at The Sutherland Hospital in an integrated inpatient and community role, providing assessment and treatment of adult patients and clinical leadership to inpatient and outpatient multidisciplinary teams.&nbsp; </span></span></p> <p class="CxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Your role will include teaching and supervision of psychiatry registrars and students and you will have the opportunity to gain accreditation as a UNSW Psychiatry Conjoint Academic staff member.&nbsp; </span></span></p> <p class="CxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">You will be a strong communicator who is committed to providing the best possible care to your patients and have a commitment to patient safety and quality improvement.</span></span></p> <p class="CxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">The Sutherland Hospital Mental Health Service promotes safe and evidence based practice and encourages further education through peer review group and attendance at our Journal Clubs, General Hospital Grand Rounds, Seminars and Conferences.&nbsp; You will also have the opportunity to be involved in research, service development or quality improvement projects.</span></span></p> <p class="CxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><b><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">About the Area</span></b></span></p> <p class="CxSpMiddle" style="font-family: Arial;;"><span style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">The Sutherland Shire is a natural oasis just 25kms from Sydney&#39;s CBD.&nbsp; The region offers a stretch of pristine surf beaches, four national parks and channels of sparkling water.&nbsp; The Shire also hosts an urban hub of buzzing cafes and restaurants, art galleries and seasonal events, and is an ideal mix of coastal relaxation and cosmopolitan luxury.</span></span></p> </div> </div> <div style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;"> <p style="font-family: Arial"><u><em><strong>Selection Critieria:</strong></em></u></p> <ol> <li>Registration or eligible for registration with Medical Board of Australia (AHPRA). Candidate to provide AHPRA Registration Number on application.</li> <li>Fellowship of <span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif">The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists &ndash; <span style="color:#1f497d">F</span>RANZCP</span></span> and/or equivalent specialist recognition as provided for by the Health Insurance Act 1973.</li> <li>Evidence of continuing medical education and self-monitoring/audit practices consistent with the scope of practice requirements of the position.</li> <li>Proven capacity and/or experience in the provision of effective high quality service in the specialty, demonstrated through successful clinical practice in an environment appropriate to the requirements of the position including evidence of participation in quality improvement activities relevant to the specialty.</li> <li>Demonstrated commitment to teaching with experience in teaching both undergraduate and post graduate students and other staff of the hospital.</li> <li>Demonstrate the skills and attitudes appropriate as a senior Medical&nbsp;Practitioner including modelling a high standard of professional behaviour to junior medical staff.</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to work effectively and harmoniously with medical and other health services colleagues as part of a multi-disciplinary health care team and demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients, colleagues, and staff and to work as an effective member of the clinical team across multiple sites. Demonstrated commitment to provision of a high standard of clinical care in the public sector setting.</li> <li>Demonstrated experience in and commitment to research relevant to the role and needs of the Department.</li> </ol> </div> <p style="font-family: Arial;;;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span>This is a Category A position. All Category A applicants must read and understand NSW Health Policy <a href="http://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/Pages/doc.aspx?dn=PD2018_009" style="color:#0563c1; text-decoration:underline">PD2020_017</a>.<br /> Successful applicants to the role must provide vaccination history and pathology as part of the application documentation, and be certified as compliant before employment can commence. &nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span>Please return a completed <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/filedownloader/faces/DownloadFilePG?xxfileId=11955602"><strong>Medical Practice History Declaration</strong></a> with your application.</span></p> <p style="font-family: Arial;">Need more information?<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;1) Click here for the <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/XXRecRequisitionPD-context-root/faces/XXRecRequisitionPDPG?xxJobId=REQ208156" target="_blank">Position Description</a>&nbsp;and <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/filedownloader/faces/DownloadFilePG?xxfileId=11941409">SESLHD Expected Standards</a><br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;2) Find out more about <a href="https://healthnswgov.referrals.selectminds.com/app-info" target="_blank">applying</a> for this position<b><b> </b></b></p> <div style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;"> <p style="font-family: Arial;;;"><span>Dr Sophie Kavanagh, Clinical Director, The Sutherland Hospital Mental Health Service<br /> Ph: +61 (0) 2 9540 7800 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;E:&nbsp;<a href="mailto:sophie.kavanagh@health.nsw.gov.au" style="color:blue; text-decoration:underline">sophie.kavanagh@health.nsw.gov.au</a></span><br /> <br /> <span>Sharon Carey, A/Service Director, The Sutherland Hospital Mental Health Service<br /> Ph: +61 (0) 2 9540 7803 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;E:&nbsp;<a href="mailto:sharon.carey@health.nsw.gov.au" style="color:blue; text-decoration:underline">sharon.carey@health.nsw.gov.au</a></span></p> <p style="font-family: Arial;;"><strong><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Closing Date:&nbsp; 28 February, 2021</span></strong></p> </div>


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