General Adult Psychiatrist

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Penetanguishene, ON 


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CA361,120.85 Yearly

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L9M 1G3

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Full time

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Medical-Health: Medical Practitioner, Mental Health

Job Description:

Waypoint is inviting applications for a full-time General Adult psychiatry position. We are a 301-bed psychiatric hospital with regional and provincial divisions served by approximately 46 psychiatrists and general practice physicians.  
The Psychiatrist will provide patient-centered care in consultation with a highly specialized interdisciplinary team.
Candidates must hold an MD or equivalent and be eligible for licensure in the Province of Ontario with certification in Psychiatry from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC).
Remuneration is salaried and very competitive. For the fully qualified candidate, the annual full-time salary is $361,120.85, with additional benefits such as: 

  • Four weeks paid vacation (with one week of additional paid MCO leave)
  • Ten days paid educational leave and twelve paid statutory holidays
  • Research and teaching opportunities
  • Reimbursement up to $10,000 per year for college/malpractice feesand/or ontinuing medical education
  • Relocation Allowance up to $5000 in Ontario, and up to $10,000 if relocating from out of province
  • Competitive maternity/parental leave
  • Group health and dental benefits
  • Excellent pension plan
  • Remunerated on-call schedule

Complete details can be provided upon request including information about sessional rates and independent contractor rates for physicians who are uninterested in becoming full-time employees.

At Waypoint, our patient programs offer assessment, evidence-based treatment and recovery-oriented rehabilitation across a broad range of needs including acute care, geriatrics, addiction, psychosocial rehabilitation, and dual diagnosis.

Waypoint has academic affiliations with five Ontario medical institutions and candidates will be encouraged to apply for a university appointment if they do not already have one. Preference will be given to a candidate who is interested in teaching, quality improvement and/or research, and who thrives as part of a collaborative team.
Waypoint is located in the Town of Penetanguishene, on the shores of beautiful Georgian Bay, less than two hours from Toronto and approximately 45 minutes from Barrie. Outdoor recreational opportunities in all four seasons abound in this area of natural beauty. Golfing, curling, fishing, boating, hiking, snowmobiling are just a few of the fun things to do here. At Waypoint, we believe in maintaining a work environment where people find meaning, enjoyment, and professional growth in their work while balancing and integrating with other aspects of their lives.

Company Info
Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care 500 Church street
Penetanguishene, ON, Canada

Phone: 705-549-3181 Ext. 2206
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