Application Deadline: 31 Dec 2023

The Institute of Mental Health (IMH) is a 2,000-bed acute tertiary psychiatric hospital situated on a 23-hectare campus at Buangkok Green Medical Park. Set amidst serene surroundings, IMH offers a comprehensive range of psychiatric, rehabilitative and counselling services for children, adolescents, adults, and the elderly.

IMH’s tradition of care started in 1928. We were the first mental hospital in Singapore, starting with some 1,000 patients. Since then, many advances have been made in treatment, training, and research. Our treatment integrates evidence-based therapies, supported by the departments of clinical psychology, nursing, occupational therapy, and medical social work, to provide holistic care for our patients. IMH is equipped with modern facilities, with 50 wards for inpatients and seven Specialist Outpatient Clinics.

IMH also plays a key role in training the next generation of mental health professionals in Singapore. We train psychiatrists and mental health professionals through the NHG-AHPL Residency Programme for psychiatry and through collaborations with the local tertiary institutions.

Job Description / Job Responsibilities
  • Be part of the broad-based care team responsible for the management of psychiatric patients in the following areas:
    • Addiction Medicine
    • Emergency Services
    • Recovery Care
  • Perform any other duties instructed by Specialist-in-Charge or Head of Department
Job Requirements
  • Possesses MBBS registrable with the Singapore Medical Council
  • Preferably possesses MMED or Postgraduate qualifications in Internal/Family/General Medicine or Psychiatry. Those with relevant training and experience will be considered for senior positions.
  • Has worked in psychiatric inpatient setting
  • Has at least 5 years of post-housemanship experience


Full time/ Part time/ Contract terms available.

Employee Benefits

Institute of Mental Health


31 Mar 2023

Job Application Contact Details
Ms Loke Yee Har

6389 2873

Buangkok Green Medical Park, 10 Buangkok View, Singapore 539747