Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist – Alberta Health Services, Edmonton Zone
Glenrose Hospital Tourette’s Disorders Clinic
Alberta Health Services, Department of Addiction & 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 part time 0.5 FTE psychiatry role leads a multi-disciplinary team to provide intensive tertiary care treatment for complex children and youth with Tourette’s disorder and associated comorbidities. Leadership skills and the ability to work effectively with team members and management would be an asset. The outgoing psychiatrist is willing to provide mentorship for the successful candidate.
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.
Candidates must be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Psychiatry, preferably have subspecialty certification in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and experience and interest in Tourette’s Spectrum Disorders. S/he must also be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
This position is not sponsorship eligible.
Remuneration is fee-for-service, supplemented by sessional payments to cover administrative activities.
To apply, qualified candidates are asked to submit their curriculum vitae with the names of three references to:
Dr. 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: [email protected]
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.
The University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services hire on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified men and women, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and Aboriginal persons.
|Location:||Canada Alberta Edmonton|
|Salary:||Excellent Remuneration and Benefits CAD per year|
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.
Only direct applications will be considered.