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District 19 - Child and Adolescent Staff Psychiatrist

Job Description: The ideal candidate will be an innovative and energetic board certified or eligible psychiatrist. Preferred candidate will also be willing to serve adults if needed. District 19 CSB is a multi-jurisdictional, community-based organization whose mission is to improve the quality and productivity of the lives of individuals who experience or are at risk of experiencing mental disabilities and/or substance abuse. This mission is accomplished through a fully integrated continuum of services in collaboration with the localities of Colonial Heights, Dinwiddie, Emporia, Greensville, Hopewell, Petersburg, Prince George, Surry, and Sussex. Successful candidates must have knowledge of principles, standards, practices and techniques related to psychiatry, psychiatric illness and wellness; of different diagnoses, participating on multi-disciplinary teams, substance abuse assessment and interventions and how they impact treatment of persons with serious mental illness; prescribing the latest in new psychotropic medicine; skills in psychiatric diagnosis, treatment, consultation and collaboration with other mental health professionals. Experience in community mental health with persons with serious and persistent mental illness, substance abuse and co-occurring disorders preferred. Position requires valid VA Driverís License with acceptable motor vehicle record, pre- employment criminal background check and drug screening. District 19 offers a generous benefit package including: Virginia Retirement System, Anthem health insurance plans, paid holidays, annual and sick leave, and deferred compensation optional plan. Schedule and Hourly Salary negotiable based on desired days worked per week and commensurate with experience and training. Travel to satellite clinics may be required, with Agency vehicle provided. Positions meet criteria for J-1 application.

Salary: Full Time

How to Apply: Interested applicants should submit a resume to Human Resources Department, 20 W. Bank St., Suite 7, Petersburg, VA 23803 or call (804) 862-8062. Applications can also be downloaded from our website, Position is open until filled.

Closes: Open Until Filled

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