Psychiatrist Locum and/or Permanent Position

The Edgewood Health Network (EHN) Canada offers a unique approach to the treatment of addiction and related mental health disorders across the country. We offer a wide range of options, depending on each individual’s specific needs. Addiction and other related mental health problems are serious, persistent and challenging, but so are we. The journey to recovery is never easy. But we are confident that we will navigate it successfully – together. Edgewood is seeking a Psychiatrist to assist in our addictions and mental health facility located in Nanaimo, BC on Vancouver Island.

Edgewood has a dedicated team of medical professionals that specialize in detox and withdrawal management of substance use and specialized in all types of addiction and related mental health disorders including trauma, PTSD and psychological injuries.

We are currently looking to fill two positions of which the successful applicant could fill both.

Locum for February and March 2022 and;

permanent Psychiatric position consisting of 4 days a week


  • Successful candidates must hold or be eligible for independent practitioner registration with the College of Physicians & Surgeons of BC and hold certification or be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
  • Previous work in residential / inpatient setting considered an asset.
  • ASAM Certification an asset.
  • Mental Health and Addictions experience preferred.
  • On-call responsibilities


A competitive remuneration package is available. No overhead.

Interested physicians are invited to email, fax or mail, their current curriculum vitae to:

Lena Taylor, Human Resources Department

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