Job Offer: Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists in Denmark

Right now we have open vacancies for child and adolescent psychiatrists with different profiles in university and municipality hospitals in various regions of Denmark.

The clinics are looking for child and adolescent psychiatry specialists with experience in affective and psychotic disorders, eating disorders, ADHD, etc.

You will work in a multidisciplinary team together with nurses, occupational therapists, psychologists and psychotherapists. The work includes reception, diagnosis and treatment of patients, team sessions, meetings with the patient’s family, and cooperation with the community, schools and other institutions.

You will have the possibility of teaching and training younger doctors and residents.

You can work with both inpatient and outpatient care and special treatment units and you will have the opportunity to develop and get specialised in your area of interest. The doctor is expected to have an active role in the department’s medical development.

The hospitals offer permanent contracts. Before starting the employment you and your family will benefit from a free intensive language course to learn Danish.

We offer:

  • Permanent contract after three-months of trial period.
  • Salary starting from 7000 € gross per month. Duties, if there will be, will be paid apart.
  • Training courses within working hours.
  • Help to find: apartment, school and kindergarten.
  • Invitation to study tour to Denmark after a first interview, to learn more about the region and the work environment.
  • Assistance with removal and relocation costs.
  • Intensive Danish course, also for the family.
  • Remuneration during the Danish course of 700€ monthly net, a supplement for children of 70€
    monthly net, free apartment and travel costs for the family.
  • A great opportunity to grow professionally.
  • Good and deeply committed colleagues with different professional backgrounds.
  • Working in an informal work environment.
  • Good working conditions.


  • Specialist title in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry recognised in the EU
  • Experience in both outpatient and inpatient care
  • Availability to complete the Danish course (B2 Level)
  • Motivation for living and working in Denmark


All the services of MediCarrera are free of charge for the candidates.

Please remember that to apply for our open positions in Scandinavia, you must:

  • be a specialist doctor, dentist or Bsc nurse
  • be an EU citizen OR have long-term residency in any of the EU member countries.

If you are not an EU citizen and/or your degree and title are not from EU countries, you must:

  • have your medical degree AND specialist title recognised in any of the EU member countries
  • have worked at least 3 years in any of the EU member countries AFTER your degree and title had been recognized.