Opportunities are available for Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists to join the expanding MHSU teams in Vernon, Kelowna, Penticton, or Kamloops. Here you will enjoy a diverse practice supported by a collaborative and experienced group of caring inter-disciplinary professionals. Our CA Psychiatrists provide inpatient and outpatient child and youth psychiatric services within the hospital and in the community. Community work involves supporting family physicians, pediatricians, and child & youth mental health services and programs featuring individual counselling, group counselling, DBT program and integrated psychiatric services.
British Columbia’s magnificent southern interior boasts year-round entertainment. The mountainous landscape is host to world-renowned skiing resorts and bike parks, while the surrounding rivers and lakes are waiting to be explored. The area also enjoys a lively arts and cultural scene with award-winning art galleries, thrilling festivals & events, and sprawling vineyards and artisanal wineries.
IH values work-life balance for our physicians. Our geographical location offers the choice of an active urban lifestyle or quiet rural setting, where you can enjoy the amenities of a “big-city” without the congestion. We thrive as a direct result of community partnerships, state-of-the-art equipment, forwarding thinking, and strong leadership. Become a part of our powerful team of influential innovators to pioneer medical change within in our communities!
Eligible for Fellowship with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (FRCPC) in Psychiatry
Eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC (CPSBC)
Doctorate in Medicine
Coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association is mandatory.
Hours of work: Full Time
On call requirements: Varies based on position
Additional Salary Information: Combined Fee for Service and Sessions
Internal Number: IH-PSY
About Interior Health
Interior Health is one of six publicly funded health authorities in the province of British Columbia (BC), Canada. With more than 20,000 employees and nearly 1,600 physicians on our team, we are developing the future of health care through innovation and professional development.
Located in the Southern Interior of BC, our beautiful region includes larger cities along with a multitude of rural communities. Interior Health is dedicated to providing the best possible service to our citizens with staff and physicians who are committed to teamwork and high quality patient care – all playing an important part in our vision to set new standards of excellence in the delivery of health services.