Psychiatrist

Full-Time, Part-Time, and Locum Opportunities

St. Joseph’s Care Group has current opportunities in the following areas:
· Child & Adolescent,
· Outpatient & Addictions (combined), and
· Developmental Disability (part-time)

St. Joseph’s Care Group (SJCG) is a recognized leader in Northwestern Ontario in the provision acute care, complex care, rehabilitation, long-term care, and mental health and addiction services. We operate on a program management model, providing client and family-centered services with an emphasis on interprofessional collaboration and evidence-based practice.

Join the largest single provider of mental health and addictions services in Northwestern Ontario. Enjoy the benefits of work life balance that a smaller centre can offer, with the benefit of working in a full treatment centre with academic opportunities.

Reporting to the Senior Medical Director, Mental Health & Addictions, and working within the interprofessional teams, the Psychiatrist specializes in the care, treatment, and rehabilitation of mental health and addiction clients as follows:
· Provides case consultation, ongoing medication management, and brief therapy.
· Participates in team meetings and engages with teaching/academic opportunities.
· Engages in administrative activities such as program planning, quality improvement initiatives, and workload management.

Prospective candidates must be members (or eligible for membership) of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario with specialization in Psychiatry.

CONTACT INFORMATION:
Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit a letter of application and curriculum vitae to:
Ms. Lynda Fares, Manager Recruitment & Retention
St. Joseph’s Care Group
P: (807) 346-5240
E:
faresl@tbh.net

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