Child and Adolescent Mental Health RMO - ACT

Job Type
Emp Type
Full Time
Functional Expertise
Salary Type
AUD $120.00 - AUD $120.00
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Job Description

About the company

Canberra Health Services is a public health service provider in the Australian Capital Territory. We offer a range of services, from acute care to community health. We are committed to delivering high-quality and compassionate care to our patients and community.

About the role

As a Child and Adolescent Mental Health RMO, you will be part of a multidisciplinary team that provides assessment and treatment for young people with mental health issues. You will report to the Consultant Psychiatrist and work closely with other medical, nursing, and allied health staff. You will also participate in the MHJHADS Afterhours roster, which includes evening, on call and weekend shifts.


  • Conduct mental health assessments and formulate diagnoses
  • Provide evidence-based interventions and monitor outcomes
  • Liaise with families, carers, and other service providers
  • Maintain accurate and timely clinical documentation
  • Attend regular supervision and education sessions

Skills & experience

  • Current registration as a medical practitioner in Australia
  • Experience in child and adolescent psychiatry or general psychiatry
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation and policies

Culture or D&I Statement

People enjoy working in this team because they are passionate about helping young people with mental health challenges. They value collaboration, respect, and diversity. They also support each other’s professional development and well-being.


  • Competitive hourly rate of $120
  • Accommodation allowance of $150 per night
  • Opportunity to work in a dynamic and supportive environment
  • Access to ongoing training and career progression
  • Exposure to a variety of clinical cases and settings