Staff Psychiatrist (Statewide)

Jul 17, 2021
Sep 15, 2021
Full Time
Position Type

Staff Psychiatrist Statewide Posting Copy

Staff Psychiatrist

$280,344- $336,864 annual salary (Board Certified)

$273,156- $327,360 annual salary (Board Eligible)

California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) is seeking proactive, knowledgeable psychiatrists with an interest in correctional and/or forensic psychiatry to join our multidisciplinary teams. Within the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s adult correctional facilities, you will find like-minded professionals committed to providing optimal care, promoting patients’ successful reintegration into society, and reducing recidivism and well-versed in the intricate psychiatric and medical interplay necessary to treat our diverse patient population. Here, you will develop treatment plans for cases you won’t encounter in any other practice. And with the support of our dedicated medical assistants, you’ll be able to devote your time to practicing and honing advanced psychopharmacological skills.

In return for your efforts, we offer true career balance with all of the stability and benefits found in employment with the State of California:

  • 40-hour workweek with flexible schedules (affords you true work-life balance)
  • Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
  • State of California retirement that vests in 5 years (visit for retirement formulas)
  • Robust 401(k) and 457 retirement plans (tax defer up to $39,000 - $52,000 per year)
  • Paid CME, with paid time off to attend
  • Paid insurance, license, and DEA renewal
  • Relocation assistance for those new to State of CA service
  • $10,000 Thank You Bonus for those new to State of CA Service
  • And much more

If you’re looking for a place of wonder, natural beauty, and excitement, the Golden State is where you belong. California has a diverse economy and is a leader both in income and green technology. With locations throughout the state, you’re sure to find one that is perfect for you. Northern California features a beautiful coastline along with metropolitan destinations like San Francisco and the cutting edge Silicon Valley. The Central Valley, with its lush farmland, is also an area dotted with traditional, affordable small towns. Finally, Southern California is home to sunshine and Los Angeles, a land of entertainment, pop culture, and new trends. Find the exceptional California lifestyle you’ve been wanting – with us!

Take the first step toward joining one of our outstanding mental health teams and contact us today!

Blair Eversley

(877) 793-4473

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