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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 28756
Position Title Head of Adult Psychiatry & Consultant Psychiatrist
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Location Frankston Hospital
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• New Growth Position
• Be a member of the leadership team
• Work within a collegiate environment
• Frankston, Mornington Peninsula & surrounding locations

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care. To realise this vision we need people who strive for a sense of achievement, take an interest in their individual growth, enjoy innovation and looking for ways to improve and have a passion for communicating and connecting with others.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

Work in partnership with the two Program Managers of hospital based and community based services, who have operational responsibility for the adult mental health services.>

What You Need

We anticipate you will have:

· Medical Practitioner Registered in Australia.
· Fellowship of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
· Demonstrated working knowledge of the Victorian Mental Health Act 2014
· Sound clinical knowledge, skills and experience in contemporary medical and evidence based practice.
· Ability to work as an effective member of a multidisciplinary clinical team

What Next

If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People, Experience & Performance Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from individuals from all cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:


Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Selection Criteria
Contact Person Precilla Damain
Contact Number 97847110
Contact Email pdamain@phcn.vic.gov.au
Alternate Contact Person Richard Newton
Alternate Contact Number 97847110
Closing Date 05/08/2021
Position Description PD Head of Adult.pdf