Consultant Psychiatrist (DWS locations/Flexible hours)

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Consultant Psychiatrist Dws Locations Flexible Hours

Multiple opportunities for General Psychiatrists with experience and special interest in Adult Psychiatry to practice from one of our multidisciplinary medical centres — Various locations, VIC

Permanent / Full Time

ForHealth will allow you to grow your practice as a Psychiatrist with ongoing learning and development with resources available online and via a dedicated clinical support team.

Unique to the ForHealth Group, each new Psychiatrist is assigned a Training and Development Officer to co -ordinate induction and integration with the team.

A variety of contractor arrangements are available and flexible to your needs.

As a general outline, you will have the following duties:

  • Assessing patients' mental and physical status to determine the nature and extent of mental, emotional and behavioural disorders
  • Assessing patients' medical, psychiatric and psychological histories
  • Examining patients to determine general physical condition
  • Ordering laboratory tests, imaging, neuropsychological tests and other diagnostic procedures
  • Examining the results of tests and examinations to determine the most appropriate forms of treatment
  • Prescribing and administering medication, psychotherapy, and other physical treatments and rehabilitation programs
  • Arranging admission of patients to hospitals if necessary

Qualifications, skills & experience required

  • Registration or eligible for registration with Medical Board of Australia (AHPRA)
  • Fellowship of the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists and/or equivalent specialist recognition and demonstrated experience in Adult Psychiatry
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively and harmoniously with medical and other health services colleagues as part of a multi-disciplinary health care team
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients, colleagues, and staff and commitment to provision of a high standard of clinical care


  • Practice your way-appointments, walk-ins, or telehealth consults are available, based on your preference
  • Flexible hours
  • Short- and long-term arrangements, no exclusivity
  • Use of a modern and fully-equipped consulting room
  • Qualified Nursing support

How can you find out more?

If you are interested in exploring this opportunity, please contact Poushali Ghosh on +61 466 458 951 for a confidential discussion, or email

Positions are available in the following locations:

  • Ballarat - Eureka Medical and Dental centre (dws)
  • Craigieburn - Craigieburn Medical & Dental Centre (dws)
  • Elsternwick - Elsternwick Medical Centre
  • Epping - Epping Plaza Medical e Dental Centre (dws)
  • Epping - Epping Healthcare (dws)
  • Forest Hill - Forest Hill Medical & Dental Centre
  • Frankston - Young Street Medical & Dental Centre Frankston (dws)
  • Greensborough - Greensborough Medical & Dental Centre (dws)
  • Highett - Highett Medical & Dental Centre (dws)
  • Ivanhoe East - East Ivanhoe Medical Clinic (dws)
  • Melton - Melton Medical & Dental Centre (dws)
  • Moonee Ponds - Moonee Ponds Medical & Dental Centre
  • Narre Warren - Narregate Medical & Dental Centre (dws)
  • Preston - High Street Medical & Dental Centre Preston
  • Ringwood - Seymour Street Medical & Dental Centre Ringwood (dws)
  • Surrey Hills - Mont Albert Medical Centre
  • Werribee - Werribee Medical & Dental Centre (dws)

Poushali Ghosh

GP Recruiter

0466 458 951

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