ABOUT THE REGION
The county has a population of 271.000, where of 68.000 are younger than 18. The county's capital is the fifth biggest city in Sweden, located 1 hour from Stockholm with a good connection by bus and train. The county have several smaller towns, and the child and adolescent psychiatry clinic has outpatient clinics in other towns, as well.
ABOUT THE HOSPITAL
The child and adolescent psychiatry clinic have an inpatient ward with five beds and 24/7 care in the county. They have approximately 140 employees, of which 12 are doctors. Several doctors are from countries other than Sweden, as well. The clinic have a pleasant working climate with a general will of development. The region conducts a lot of psychiatric research. Several interesting projects are ongoing at our clinic.
Main responsibilities and expectations
•The position as a child psychiatrist will involve outpatient care, including all kinds of diagnoses that occur within child psychiatry.
•A large part of the mission of a child psychiatrist is to work with diagnoses such as ADHD and Autism.
•Interest in in-patient care is an advantage.
What’s expected of you
•To be a specialist in child psychiatry, recognized in the EU.
•EU-citizenship or long-term residency in the EU.
•Be able to complete the intensive language course organized by MediCarrera.
•Interested in teamwork and willing to participate in the development of the clinic.