CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY
Posting Date: October 12, 2021
Position profile: Saskatchewan Health Authority – Saskatoon along with the University Saskatchewan, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, seek full-time and part-time Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists with clinical and academic interests. The successful candidate will possess a strong team approach and join a collegial group practice of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists who enjoy a broad scope of practice across the continuum of outpatients, acute care and shared call responsibilities. For more information about the Department of Psychiatry please follow this link - https://medicine.usask.ca/department/clinical/psychiatry.php#AboutUs
The University of Saskatchewan, College of Medicine, has a province-wide model of distributed medical education. The College of Medicine has a well-resourced framework across the medical education and health continuum that results in quality community partnerships, successful and comparable students across all sites, elevated community health, and better graduate retention. Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists are involved in the teaching of medical learners in Regina and Saskatoon and includes undergraduate medical students, psychiatry residents and residents from other services, as well as continuing medical education initiative supporting Family physician skills enhancement.
Compensation details: Fee For Service is primary modality of payment, plus Tier 1 Sub-Specialist Emergency on call compensation program (SECP), and potential for court related assessments. FFS remuneration at 1.0 FTE estimated $350-400K.
Benefits: Benefits are the responsibility of the physician
Location of practice: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Language of work: Primary- English
Qualifications/Requirements of the position: Candidates must hold certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan. Preference will be given to candidates with Royal College certification in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
Proof of COVID-19 vaccination will be required to become a member of Practitioner Staff and provide care in Saskatchewan Health Authority facilities.
The Authority: The Saskatchewan Health Authority is the largest organization in Saskatchewan, employing over 44,000 employees and physicians responsible for the delivery of high quality and timely health care for the entire province. We are driven by the commitment to improve front line patient care for Saskatchewan people, and we are working together to better coordinate health services across the province to ensure that patients receive high quality, timely health care, wherever they live in Saskatchewan.
Community Information: To learn more about the city of Saskatoon, University of Saskatchewan and the province, please select the following:
To Apply: Saskatchewan Health Authority supports a shared commitment to a Representative Workforce that is respectful and inclusive of all staff and clients and welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
Interested candidates, please submit your curriculum vitae in confidence to:
Jennifer Grunert, Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Practitioner Staff Affairs – Suite 6740 - Royal University Hospital | 103 Hospital Drive | Saskatoon, SK S7N 0W8