- Deloraine, Tasmania AU
- $425 per hour
- 02 Jan 2024 ~ 25 Jan 2024
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There is a high demand for Psychiatrists in Australia and New Zealand. In Australia, the AMA dubs it a critical shortage while New Zealand’s growing and ageing population is resulting in an increased demand for mental health treatment.
The average annual salary for an Australian Psychiatrist typically falls within the range of AUD$150,000 to AUD$300,000. Locum Psychiatrists are earning up to AUD$3,500 a day.
In general, a Psychiatrist in New Zealand can expect to earn anywhere between NZD$150,000 to NZD$250,000 annually. Locum Psychiatrists are earning up to NZD$2,000 a day.
However, it is important to note that both these salary scales are dependent on various factors, such as years of experience, geographical location, and the type of healthcare facility in which you work.
I love helping Psychiatrists achieve their career and lifestyle goals. I have a real passion for the industry, a keen eye for details, and can think outside the box to find a solution to any situation.
Now is the perfect time to Locum with Medrecruit, we have a strong supply of Jobs and can work hard to negotiate the best terms for you.
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Yes, there's a significant demand for psychiatrists in Australia, especially in regional and remote areas. The country's focus on mental health services has led to an increased need for professionals in this speciality.
In Australia, a psychiatrist's salary varies based on experience and location. On average, they can earn between AUD$150,000 to AUD$300,000+ annually. Experienced psychiatrists or those in private practice might earn higher.
Yes, psychiatrists are in demand in New Zealand. The country faces a shortage in various medical specialities, including psychiatry. As mental health awareness grows, the need for psychiatrists increases. NZ continuously seeks skilled psychiatrists both domestically and internationally.
In New Zealand, a psychiatrist's salary varies based on experience and location. On average, they earn between NZ$150,000 to NZ$220,000 annually. Senior psychiatrists or those in specialised roles might earn higher.
This depends on where you work – the hospital or clinic chooses how a doctor is paid. This will work one of three ways:
Your recruitment specialist can let you know which method you’ll be paid by for each job you undertake.
The average annual psychiatrist salary in Australia is $220,000.
Psychiatry registrars and senior registrars can expect to earn $85,000 up to $200,000 per year in a permanent role.
Psychiatry specialists earn up to $500,000 – with specialists in private practice earning even higher annual salaries.
Locum consultants are earning up to $3000 a day.
The great news is Psychiatrists can work in Australia or New Zealand. If you are an IMG based in the USA you will need a Certificate from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. If you are based in Canada Fellowship in Psychiatry or Certificate in Psychiatry from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Canada. If you are based in the UK/Ireland, you will need the MRCPsych combined with the CCT (or CCST or JCHMT as appropriate). If you are interested in Psychiatry jobs in Australia or New Zealand, register and our dedicated IMG team can guide you on with medical pathway you need to take.
We have Psychiatry jobs across a range of subspecialties including: Consultation-Liaison, General Adult Psychiatry, Child, Adolescent & Youth, Community Psychiatry, Perinatal & Infant Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry, Psychogeriatric, Indigenous Mental Health, Rehabilitation Psychiatry, Drug & Alcohol/Addiction, and Intellectual Disability. There are a variety of other jobs related to psychiatry such as: counsellors, psychologists, and psychotherapists.
Your registration number, a current CV and three references are the essentials of any job application. Other paperwork that's commonly required is:
What you'll need can vary slightly between Australian states and in New Zealand. Some states/locations also ask you complete an online training course (eMedical Courses). We're here to help guide you through the requirements and we'll give you a checklist detailing everything you need.
Nope! Our service is free for doctors. We're paid by hospitals and clinics for our services and are preferred suppliers in several states and areas. Because we have a huge network of doctors, we save clinics and hospitals time (and money) by taking the stress out of the hiring and credentialing process.