Vancouver Coastal Health

Psychiatrist, Richmond Adult Mental Health Team

Job ID 2023-96528
City Richmond
Work Location
Richmond Hospital
Supplementary Job Title
Physicians & Medical Staff - General Adult Psychiatry
Labour Agreement
Medical Staff
Position Type
Job Status
Regular Full-Time
Job Category


Please refer to the information below for details regarding salary.

Job Summary

Job Title:


Work Site:

Richmond Hospital


Permanent – Full Time

Start Date:

To be mutually agreed upon

Compensation Type:



Come work as a Psychiatrist with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!


Richmond Adult Mental Health Team (0.5 FTE position), based in the community, is a program that provides longer-term management of serious and persistent mental health conditions requiring an interdisciplinary treatment team. The majority of referrals are from Family Physicians in the community, the Emergency Department, as well as the In-Patient Unit. Apply today to join our team!


As a Psychiatrist with Vancouver Coastal Health, you will:

  • Provide an innovative and comprehensive array of psychiatric assessment, treatment, and rehabilitation services to support the recovery of individuals living with complex, co-morbid mental health, addiction and physical health issues.
  • Participate in the on-call roster.
  • May be involved in the planning, implementation and evaluation of new programs.
  • Participate in the training and education of medical students, residents and other allied health professionals.


Education, Licensing, & Experience:

  • Current College of Physicians of BC (CPSCBC) License – Full
  • Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) – Mandatory
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC) – Mandatory
  • Eligibility for clinical academic position with UBC Department of Psychiatry

Closing Statement

Interested in applying? Feel free to reach out to one of the members of our team: or click “Apply Now."


Please note that a resume is required to apply for this position.


As per the current Public Health Orders, as of October 5, 2023, all employees working for Vancouver Coastal Health must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or have received a single dose of the most-recent, updated COVID-19 vaccine. Proof of vaccination status will be required.



VCH is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents. At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. We invite you to join us in creating healthy lives in healthy communities by showcasing our passion for care, connection to the communities we serve and our culture of teamwork that makes VCH a great place to work.

  • Grow your career with employer-paid training and leadership development opportunities
  • Wellness supports, including counselling, critical incident and innovative wellness services are available to employees and their immediate families
  • Award-winning recognition programs to honour staff, medical staff and volunteers
  • Access to exclusive discount offers and deals for VCH staff

Equity, diversity, and inclusion are essential to our goals of creating a great place to work and delivering exceptional care. We acknowledge and accommodate unique differences and ensure special measures are in place so that all prospective and current employees are given an opportunity to succeed.

We are committed to building a representative workforce and encourage applications reflecting diversity of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization or ancestry, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.

Vancouver Coastal Health is proud to be recognized as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers in 2023.


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