• 1Search for courses by Study Area, Level and Location
  • 2We deliver you all the matched results
  • 3Choose one or more course providers to contact you

Distance from location (kms)

Exact 5 10 25 50 100

Posted since

All 2 Days 1 Week 2 Weeks 1 Month

Sort results by

Relevance Date



Perinatal / Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist – Staff Speciali

New South Wales Department of Premier and Cabinet - Sydney, NSW

Any Industry
Source: uWorkin


There are currently 3 jobs listed by Karitane Perinatal / Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist – Staff Specialist Organisation/Entity: Karitane Job Category:

  • Specialist
Job Location:
  • Sydney Region / Sydney - West
Job Reference Number: KARI-07-2021 Work Type: Part-Time Closing Date: 04/04/2021 - 11:59 PM

Karitane have been the leaders in parenting services since 1923 providing support and education on the unique challenges of parenting to mums and dads with children from birth to 5 years of age. All our services are evidence based and delivered by a professional team of child and family health nurses, pediatricians, social workers, psychologists and psychiatrists offering complete holistic care, along with administrative support.

Karitane is a family-friendly workplace with a strong culture of success that reflects our values of innovation, excellence, respect and collaboration. We are a passionate and highly engaged team who enjoy making a difference to the lives of families across NSW. We support each other and provide excellent professional development opportunities. Join our team and make a difference today.


We are seeking an experienced and qualified Staff Specialist in Perinatal / Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.

Position Title: Perinatal / Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist – Staff Specialist

Facility: Karitane –Jade House

Hours: 12 hours a week

Department: Perinatal and Infant Mental Health Services (Jade House)

Vaccination Category: A High Risk

Reports to: Manager Perinatal, Infant & Child Mental Health through to Director Clinical Services


Karitane provides a range of services to families during pregnancy and early parenting. These include the Karitane Residential Units, Parenting Centres and Mental Health Services. Karitane Perinatal, Infant and Child Mental Health Services (PICMHS) comprise the Perinatal and Infant Mental Health (PIMH/Jade House) Team (antenatal through the first postpartum year), Toddler Clinic (15 months to 4 years) and the Kids Behaviour Clinic (children up to 6 years). The Toddler and Kids Behaviour Clinics deliver Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT). The position is primarily based with the PIMH/Jade House Team at Carramar but may include face to face or virtual consultation to various Karitane services and sites.

The successful applicant (s) will play a vital role in developing perinatal and infant mental health services at Karitane. Supervision of advanced trainees and involvement in research with our university partners is anticipated. Potential for the successful applicant to apply for a university conjoint appointment.


Essential Criteria: (Please address the criteria in your cover letter)

1. Registered as a Medical Practitioner with AHPRA.
2. Eligibility for Fellowship of the Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatry (FRANZCP) within 6 months of appointment.
3. Advanced training in Perinatal and/or Child and Adolescent Psychiatry or equivalent.
4. Clinical experience in perinatal/infant psychiatry (mental health) including assessment of and intervention with pregnant women and mothers in the first postpartum year, prescribing during pregnancy and lactation, and assessment and therapy with families with infants and young children.
5. Experience working within a multidisciplinary team.
6. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with clients colleagues and allied professionals within the service spectrum.
7. Understanding of principles of early intervention, prevention and mental health promotion.
8. Current NSW driver’s license.
9. Experience in teaching and clinical supervision of mental health professionals.
10. Experience and willingness to participate in and/or lead research activities

Terms of employment

Employment conditions for this role are as per the Staff Specialist Agreement.
The Staff Specialist Agreement can be viewed at: https://karitane.com.au/stores/_sharedfiles/AHOStaffSpecialistAgreement2009-.pdf

The majority of Karitane’s services close for approximately two weeks over the Christmas/New Year period, during which time employees are required to take leave.
• Karitane supports a smoke free environment including grounds, buildings and vehicles.
• Applicants will have a commitment to EEO & WHS, ethical practice and the principles of cultural diversity and abide with the Code of Conduct.
• Relevant Police Check, Working with Children Check, Apprehended Violence Orders and prior employment checks, including relevant disciplinary proceedings, will be conducted on recommended applicants.

What Karitane can offer as part of your employment package?

• Opportunity to access a range of clinical and non-clinical education programs
• Generous salary packaging and Fitness Passport for eligible staff
• Accrued day off once a month where applicable
• Employee Assistance Program

For further information on Karitane, please visit our website https://karitane.com.au/ to view our service and to obtain a full position description for this role.

Please note: If your application does not address the selection criteria, your application will not be considered.

You are encouraged to complete your clinical profile in eCredentialing via this link:


In eCredentialing when you upload your credentials, you will see “NSW Health does not require or accept the ‘Fit2Work badge’ offered as an option in eCredential”.

However we still require that you complete a written application via email that includes:-
• A cover letter addressing the criteria
• Your current resume

For further information about the position and a confidential discussion, please contact:

Enquiries and applications - via email please:
Angela Wood
Director Clinical Services
Tel. (02) 9794 2343 | Mobile: 0419 360 284 |VMR 4719130
Email:- Angela.wood2@health.nsw.gov.au

And enquires can also be made to:
Dr Karen Hazell Raine PhD
Manager Perinatal, Infant and Child Mental Health Services

Phone: 9794 2325 | Mobile: 0417 280 165

Close date: COB Sunday 4 April 2021

  • share:

Please be aware that you are now being navigated away from the I Work for NSW job board to a different website to complete your application.

It is important to note that the website you’re being navigated to may use a different username and password to the one you use on I Work for NSW.

If you experience difficulties on the new website, you’ll need to contact the relevant helpdesk for the website.