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Psychiatry in Australia and New Zealand is considered world-class and modern with progressive guidelines and evidence-based practice. Skilled Medical offers positions with scope for varied career options in urban, rural and regional locations across all seniorities.

Our established private and public healthcare relationships allow Skilled Medical access to many rewarding Psychiatry job opportunities.

Skilled Medical is currently seeking qualified Psychiatrists for locum and permanent roles in rural, regional, remote and metropolitan areas of Australia and New Zealand.

The commonality of mental illness combined with advancements in research and modernisation of management regimes has ensured Psychiatry’s importance in medicine and the community. Consistent with this trend, Skilled Medical has seen an increase in demand, particularly for locum positions in the public sector.

Our dedicated Skilled Medical Recruitment Consultants will work with you to match you with roles to meet your professional and personal needs and will assist you every step of the way.

Skilled Medical currently has locum and permanent Psychiatry job opportunities available across the following specialty areas:

Specialty fields

Specialty titles

General Adult Psychiatry

Specialist Psychiatrist

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

 Specialist Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Forensic Psychiatry

 Specialist Forensic Psychiatrist

Old Age Psychiatry (Psychogeriatric)

Specialist Psychogeriatrician

Indigenous Psychiatry


Consultation Liaison Psychiatry


Addiction Psychiatry


To view some of Skilled Medical’s available roles in Psychiatry, please click View Psychiatry Jobs.

If you are interested in working with Skilled Medical or would like further information about our available job opportunities, please REGISTER NOW or contact a Skilled Medical Recruitment Consultant on 1300 900 100.  

Psychiatry in Australia and New Zealand is governed by The Royal Australia & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP).

Skilled Medical is an international medical recruitment, placement and services firm that delivers qualified medical professionals wherever they are needed in Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom.