- Teaching hospital
- Accredited Facility
- Low Cost Living
- Only an hour to Sydney & International Airport
More than 280,000 people currently live in the district with projected population grow of 16.3 percent in the next 10years. With 4.7 per cent of our population are of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage. This area where you can live and work in some of Australia’s most sought-after destinations, where work/life balance is not a buzzword, it’s a reality! The subtropical climate means you will enjoy warm and mild weather all year ‘round. Expect hot, languid summers, mild winter days with cool evenings, and lots of sunshine. Rainfall in the region is high, and green, lush vegetation abounds. Educational services are equally well provided for with a large number of quality private and public schools, pre-schools and TAFE College. This city also proudly hosts Southern Cross University, one of Australia’s leading regional universities, offering a world class education. It is also home to the Northern Rivers Conservatorium. Within an hour’s drive you can be at the closest International Airport and the nearest capital city is Brisbane which is little more than a two hour drive away. Or you can jump on a plane at Regional Airport, only five minutes from the CBD, and be in Sydney in just over an hour.
Mental Health Services has a 24 bed Adult Inpatient Unit (16 plus 8); 16 bed Older Persons Inpatient Unit and an 8 bed Child & Adolescent Inpatient Unit. Mental Health Services are provided to the Community via a Triage Assessment Team and by Case Management.
This is an acute referral hospital of 260 beds on the North Coast of NSW. Currently undergoing redevelopment, is the recognized Trauma Centre for the North Coast Region and is linked to a local helicopter retrieval service. It has a 17-bed emergency department.
To provide a high standard of clinical services with a commitment to contemporary, therapeutic, ethical and culturally respectful psychiatric practice.
Ideally the hospital are looking for either an SRMO or Registrar with at least 6 months Australian or UK General Medicine experience at Registrar level.
For more information please apply or call Allisha 07 3210 6332