Job Offer: Psychiatrists in Norway

Various vacancies as a specialist in psychiatry are open in Norway. The hospitals are looking for specialists in psychiatry with broad interests and knowledge.

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. You get attractive working conditions and great possibilities for professional development, and a better work-life balance.

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

We offer:

  • Permanent contract.
  • Attractive salary.
  • Training courses within working hours.
  • Help to find: apartment, school and kindergarten.
  • Invitation to study tour to Norway after a first interview, to learn more about the region and the work environment.
  • Assistance with removal and relocation costs.
  • Intensive Norwegian course, also for the partner.
  • Remuneration during the intensive language course of 700€ monthly net, a supplement for children of 70€ monthly net, free apartment and travel costs for the family.
  • Great opportunity to grow professionally.
  • Good working conditions.


  • Specialist title in Psychiatry recognised in the EU
  • Professional experience and interest in affective disorders, anxiety diagnoses, addictions, etc.
  • Experience in both outpatient and inpatient care
  • Availability to complete the Norwegian course (B2 Level)
  • Motivation for living and working in Norway


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.