Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist – Alberta Health Services, Edmonton Zone Full Time

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Responsibilities/Duties:

Alberta Health Services, Department of Addictions & Mental Health in partnership with the University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Psychiatry, is inviting applications from psychiatrists with expertise in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry preferably with subspecialty certification.

Our multi-disciplinary teams consisting of psychiatry, nursing, psychology, occupational therapy, social work, education and speech and language pathology provide education and assistance for more than 1.2 million people in the Edmonton Metropolitan Region.

The full time 1.0 FTE psychiatry role leads a multi-disciplinary team to provide intensive tertiary care treatment for children and youth with complex mental health disorders and associated comorbidities. Leadership skills and the ability to work effectively with team members and management are an asset.

Some travel will be required as Child and Adolescent Psychiatry services are provided at various clinics or facilities within the Edmonton Metropolitan area including:

Hospital Settings

Tourette’s Disorders Clinic, Affective Disorders Clinic, Complex Neuropsychiatric Clinic

Urgent Clinic and Pediatric Emergency

Community Settings

Regional Mental Health Clinics

East Edmonton Learning and Development Clinic

Bill Rees YMCA - Access Open Minds Clinic

An interest in education of residents and students is highly desirable as the successful candidate is expected to apply for an Academic Appointment in the Department of Psychiatry, University of Alberta.

Qualifications:

Candidates must be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Psychiatry and preferably have subspecialty certification in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. S/he must also be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

Compensation:

Remuneration is fee-for-service, supplemented by sessional payments to cover administrative activities.

Recruiter Contact:

To apply, qualified candidates are asked to submit their curriculum vitae with the names of three references to:

Alice Leung, MD, FRCPC, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Section Chief, Children, Youth and Families, Addictions & Mental Health, AHS, Edmonton Zone

Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Alberta

1E7.09 Walter MacKenzie Health Sciences Centre – PHONE: 780-407-1611 – FAX: 780-407-6672

EMAIL: alice.leung@ahs.ca

This position is sponsorship eligible.

Optimal Position Start date: As soon as possible

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.





27 October 2018
Location: Canada Alberta Edmonton
Work type:
Full time
Sector:
Healthcare and Medical
Profession:
Medical Practitioner
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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