Position Details
Reference Number 24172
Position Title Consultant Psychiatrist
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Division Outreach Services
Location Outreach Services Ltd-Wembley
Award WR Negotiated Salaries (No Loading)
Classification Negotiated Salaries 38 Hour Week
Salary Dependent on qualifications
Hours per Fortnight 30.00
Position Summary

Welcome to St John of God Health Care 

St John of God Health Care is a leading health care provider, with private hospitals, home nursing and Social Outreach services throughout Australia.

St John of God Social Outreach, Raphael Services operates across Western Australia, Victoria and New South Wales to support individuals and families who are affected by mental health issues from pregnancy up until the child is four years of age.  Services are provided at low or no cost to all clients who can be referred from any part of the community. 

The services are currently entering an exciting period of growth underpinned by our strategy to become a leading provider of perinatal and infant mental health care secondary services in Australia. 

An opportunity exists for a perinatal and infant Psychiatrist to join the team located in WA. The hub is located in Wembley and other service locations include Midland, Fremantle, Cockburn and soon to open Merriwa and Joondalup. Telehealth services are planned for the future into rural and remote locations. Our Raphael Services Psychiatrists provide comprehensive psychiatric care to clients including mums, dads and their families during the perinatal period. 

The successful candidate will report clinically to the Clinical Lead Psychiatrist and play an important role in the delivery of community-based mental health services from a variety of service locations. Raphael Services provides early intervention counselling, therapy and support from conception to baby’s fourth birthday, enabling parents in the Western Australia community to thrive emotionally, mentally and as a family. Visit our website sjog.org.au/raphael 

This position is being offered on a permanent part time basis working 2 days per week commencing in July 2019. 

The successful candidate will have: 

  • Ability to work within and contribute to the Mission and Values of St John of God Health Care
  • Current Specialist medical registration with the Medical Board of Australia (AHPRA)
  • Fellowship with the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
  • Specialist training and experience in perinatal and infant mental health
  • Demonstrated clinical skills in mental health including ability to provide supervision, secondary specialist liaison and consultation
  • High level written, verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively and effectively within a multidisciplinary team where input from different professions is valued and respected 

The Benefits: 

  • Salary Packaging
  • Flexible Work Options
  • Professional Development 

* All applicants must address the Selection Criteria (as detailed on the last page of the Position Description)*


St John of God Health Care embraces diversity and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities.


Selection Criteria Essential: Are you eligible or have general medical registration with the Medical Board of Australia (AHPRA)?
Essential: Are you a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrist (RANZCP)?
Contact Person Donna Kristianopulos
Contact's Position Title Manager Raphael Services
Contact Number 1800 292 292
Closing Date 19/06/2019
Position Description
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