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Consultant Psychiatrist Drug & Alcohol

Employer Lakes DHB
Workplace Lakes DHB
Specialty Psychiatry
Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 40
Commencement date Open
Application closing date 31 May 2021
Employer Lakes DHB Workplace Lakes DHB
Specialty Psychiatry Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week 40 Application closing date 31 May 2021

Job description

Vacancy No: ROT00860

Consultant Psychiatrist, specializing in addictions
Mental Health and Addictions Service
Permanent, full time 1.0 FTE (40 hours per week). Flexibility for the right candidate.

An exciting opportunity has become available to join our adult community Mental Health and Additions team. The role is based in Rotorua with some service function in our adjacent town Taupo.

This role will provide general specialist mental health services, with a specific portfolio in specialist addictions psychiatry. Additional to this leading a small opioid substitute therapy aid team. The role is based inside our adult community mental health services, with some oversight working alongside the inpatient consultant psychiatrist as required.

The role will work collaboratively with our non-governmental organisations. Providing clinical wisdom and leadership.

The role offers a general remuneration package, including a 20% recruitment and retention bonus. There is an on-call provision (1:6).

Lakes District Health Board is a moderate sized DHB with a total population of 110,000 people. The secondary mental health services provide dynamic consultant lead services.

If you would like further information around this position and terms and conditions in the first instance please contact Michael Bland at or +64 27 240 7162
Or Carleen Dahya, Medical Staff Recruiter

For further information about Rotorua visit or to learn more about Lakes District Health Board visit
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Vacancy contact details
Name Michael Bland
Phone +64 27 240 7162
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