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Position Title: Psychiatry Registrar (commencing ASAP)
Location: Otago
FTE (Hours): 1
Date Posted: 01/11/2018
Application Closing Date: 31/05/2019 11PM
Job #: RMO5852

Keen to train in Psychiatry?  Training to become a GP or a Rural Hospital Medicine Specialist and would like some Psychiatry experience?

If you are looking to permanently, or even just temporarily, train in Psychiatry then Dunedin is the place for you!  With a team of dedicated and experienced Consultants to guide and lead trainees along with an entire day once per week that is devoted to teaching – why look any further?

Whether your interest is in the area of youth, child or adult psychiatry there are a number of runs available that would suit your training:

  • Emergency Psychiatry Services
  • Youth Specialty Services
  • Early Intervention Service
  • CADS
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Consult Liaison
  • Mental Health for Older People
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Child and Family
  • General Adult wards

Southern DHB has a strong collaborative relationship with the University of Otago making a number of teaching and research options possible for those keen to pursue their academic careers whilst completing their clinical work.

Successful candidates will have a minimum of two years post graduate medical experience, posses a strong interest in the area of Psychology.

Please note - important information for overseas graduates who are applying

On 1 November 2017 The Medical Council of New Zealand (the Council) introduced a new method of primary source verification using the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates’ Electronic Portfolio of International Credentials (ECFMG’s EPIC) service.

Please visit the NZMC website for more details about these changes.

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