Job Posting


Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: Doctorate Degree
Positions Available: 1

NOC Group: Specialist Physicians (3111)
NOC Job Title: Psychiatrist
Expires in 42 days
Expires: 2019-04-05
Last Updated: 2018-12-06

Job Number: 532005

Job Location(s)

489 Alberni Hwy
Parksville, British Columbia
V9P 1J9, Canada

Job Description

The Island Health Department of Psychiatry has an opportunity for a Psychiatrist in the beautiful community of Parksville.

In this position you will provide consultation to patients and their families/caregivers, primary care physicians and fellow health care professionals in an outpatient setting. You will provide clinical expertise to the ASTAT/Addictions and the Outreach Teams. The practice is located in the new Oceanside Health Centre which offers an interdisciplinary team environment comprised of physicians and all allied and community health care providers in one state-of-the art location serving the communities of Parksville and Qualicum Beach. You will be available to your registered outpatients, with coverage as needed.

Supporting excellent learning experiences for medical and other students and residents and application for an appointment to the Department of Psychiatry and the Island Medical School of the University of British Columbia, are expectations of this position.

Education, Training and Experience

• Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC) - Desired

• Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC) eligible - Mandatory

• Eligible for licensure in British Columbia

Remuneration for this position is based on Mixed fee-for-service and sessional billing.


Furnished office, computer, telephone and administrative support provided. Additional incentives available under RSA based on eligibility requirement may include:

• Recruitment Incentive: $10,000; • Flat fee: $6,334.20; • Fee Premium of 6.3%; • CME Year 3-4 $3000 annum to a maximum of $6000 (more than 4 years in the community)

How to Apply

Expiring: Apr 05, 2019

Contact: Christal Lawson, Medical Staff Recruitment Coordinator
Phone: 250-755-7691
Fax: 250-716-7747

By Mail:
Island Health 1200 Dufferin Crescent
Nanaimo, British Columbia
V9S 2B7, Canada