Closing date: 06/01/2021

Consultant – Psychiatry – New Zealand
Posted on 06-10-2020 Reference number: 2020281

Psychiatrist – Auckland – New Zealand


The city of Auckland is located in the northern part of the North Island. It is one of the most densely populated areas in New Zealand with around 500.000 inhabitants. The city is surrounded by many wine regions, beautiful beaches, pristine rain forests and the Gulf of Hauraki. Auckland has a mild maritime climate with temperatures that fluctuate from 11 degrees in winter and 20 degrees in summer. Auckland does have one of the highest hours of sunshine in New Zealand, with more than 2000 hours of sunshine per year. Auckland was recently rated the third best place to live in the world.

The hospital in question offers care to the Auckland region and has 58 beds, 12 of which are located in the ICU. The Psychiatry department consists of experienced psychiatrists and nurses who work with specialized teams to deliver the best care to an adult patient population. There are 4 clinical teams consisting of a specialist, a registrar and a house officer.


On behalf of this hospital in New Zealand we are looking for a psychiatrist for a full-time, permanent position.

The successful candidate will strengthen one of the aforementioned teams and treat acute clinical adult psychiatry casuistry. This position requires close collaboration between you, the team, the family and the patient. Because of this you will have a lot of contact with different specialists. Moreover, you will contribute to the education of medical staff and medical students. Participation in the research conducted at the department is encouraged. Furthermore the involvement in the improvement of the services provided at the department is also encouraged.

For this position you must be interested in treating patients with different cultural backgrounds. You must also be experienced in your profession and be able to work well with the rest of the staff. Therefor excellent communication and social skills are a must.

The employer offers attractive employment conditions.

For more information about the position described above please contact:

Randa Sawires

Recruitment Consultant

Randa Sawires
Recruitment Consultant
M: +31 6 36 36 35 66
T: +31 6 36 36 35 99