Psychiatrist in Affective Disorders

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Live your Nordic Dream!

Are you ready to make a difference in the field of Psychiatry? Explore the exciting opportunities at the Affective Disorders and be a part of the of Sahlgrenska University Hospital's renowned team. Discover the diverse range of operations and be inspired to take the next step in your career. If you're passionate about making a positive impact, join a world-class university hospital and embark on an extraordinary journey in Psychiatry. 

You will work in one of the six Affective teams, consisting of two psychologists, two nurses, a counselor, a physiotherapist, an occupational therapist, and a rehab coordinator. Additionally, there are two dedicated PTSD teams with the same team composition. You will join a diverse group of 15 specialist doctors, 8 residents, and 8 ST doctors.

Sweden's healthcare system is widely recognized for its commitment to providing high-quality and comprehensive psychiatric care. With a strong focus on patient well-being and evidence-based practices, Sweden offers a robust framework for mental health services. Sahlgrenska University Hospital, located in the vibrant city of Gothenburg, is a shining example of Sweden's commitment to delivering world-class healthcare. As one of the largest hospitals in Northern Europe, Sahlgrenska combines cutting-edge medical technology with a compassionate approach to patient care.

Positions are open for Psychiatrists in Affective Disorders:
-for the outpatient affective team (anxiety, depression, self-harm, eating disorders, OCD, gender dysphoria) and
for the outpatient neuropsychiatric team (ADHD, autism + possible comorbidity) 

Are you a dedicated professional who is passionate about working with patients with affective disorders and have an interest in pursuing further sub specialization? Join the team!

                                    The Offer:

                                    • Language training before you relocate
                                      A permanent position with 40 hours per week working time

                                    • A monthly salary minimum 5 900 euros (gross)  The final salary level will be determined individually based on your skills and work experience and granted once you have a license to work as a doctor in your area of specialty. Annual salary audit.

                                    • Compensation for inconvenient working hours (evenings, weekends, nights, holidays & overtime) which are paid on top of the basic monthly salary

                                    • Education and professional development possibilities through an individual competence development plan, e.g. sub specialization, research, and management. Induction to your new tasks and responsibilities when you start working

                                    • Research opportunities with excellent research prospects (upon request)

                                    • Home finding & relocation assistance

                                    • Social activities through the year

                                    • Wellness benefits

                                    • Free primary care

                                    ... and more

                                    To work at SUH-Affective Disorders clinic means:

                                        Innovation: strive for improvement and development, and currently implementing a fully digital clinic for ADHD patients and stepwise care

                                        Research Focus: Contribute to ongoing research projects on pharmacological and non-pharmacological ADHD treatments.

                                        Work-Life Balance: Experience a pleasant working environment with low staff turnover, prioritizing work-life balance and flexibility in work arrangements.

                                    • As a part of region Västra Götalands staff, you will have a variety of professional career possibilities within the internal labor market.  

                                    We expect you to have:

                                    A license to practice your profession within the field of medicine as a specialized doctor, and this license to be granted to you by European Union country officials.

                                    • A minimum of one (1) year of experience practicing your profession after finalizing your specialization.

                                    Commitment to the free-of-charge language training provided in your home country with a goal to reach a minimum of B2 level of the target language (Swedish) at the end of the training and language level C1 after your relocation.



                                    Moving to a new country is a big step and we are committed to make sure that your journey will be as simple as possible. We will support you all the way from the very beginning always until you have settled in to your new home country and job.

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                                     Ready to make a difference in psychiatry? 

                                    Explore the limitless possibilities of working in Affective Psychiatry and let's shape the future of mental health care!