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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.
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.
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.
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.
Locuming for Psychiatrists offers flexibility in scheduling and location, the chance to experience varied clinical environments, and opportunities for higher pay rates. It allows for professional growth through diverse case exposure and the ability to fill critical service gaps, contributing positively to mental health care. Additionally, it can provide a better work-life balance and the freedom to travel.
Yes, there is a high demand for registrar psychiatrists in Australia. This demand is driven by a growing recognition of mental health needs across the country, leading to increased investment in mental health services and facilities. Opportunities are widespread, from urban centres to rural areas, offering diverse working environments and career progression paths.
To find Psychiatry Registrar vacancies, check hospital and health service websites, medical job boards, and professional psychiatric association portals such as the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP). Additionally, leveraging healthcare recruitment agencies specialising in Psychiatry can provide access to a wider range of opportunities, including locum and permanent positions across Australia.