"FELLOW IN CHILD ADOLSCENT PSYCHIATRY"
FELLOW IN CHILD & ADOLSCENT PSYCHIATRY Full time position The Position This position is for those intending to complete a higher training in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. All of the necessary clinical experience is available at the Royal Children’s Hospital to complete the training: Adolescent in Patient Psychiatry, Community Team Psychiatry, Consultation & Liaison Psychiatry, Infant Mental Health, and Research in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. The Royal Children’s Hospital Mental Health Service provides specialist child and adolescent psychiatry services for the Western Metropolitan Region. In addition it provides a Specialist Consultation & Liaison Service for the Royal Children’s Hospital at Parkville. There are strong links with paediatrics, the Centre for Adolescent Health, and the Infant Mental Health Programme. The successful applicant would be expected to attend the two week orientation and training course, which is provided at the commencement of each six month rotation. There is a weekly training programme: journal club, case presentations, seminars, and supervision of family therapy and individual therapy. The Fellow would also have day release to attend the approved training at Mindful. These positions provide an excellent opportunity for training in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry in a well-supervised and well- supported environment. Qualifications It is recommended that these applying for this higher training have completed their training in Adult Psychiatry or Paediatrics. Benefits Salary in accordance with award and level, or by negotiation. Employer superannuation and salary packaging available. Duration One year from February 2008 Position Description Click on this link to view current job descriptions for all positions: http://www.rch.org.au/jms/empinfo.cfm?doc_id=4683 Contact for more information For further information contact: Dr Bob Salo 03 9345 6071 or 03 9345 6049. Application to Pam Ogilvie at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications, clearly stating the position heading should include a resume, and the names and contact numbers of 2 referees. Closing date 23th August 2007