Northwell Health- South Oaks Hospital
Northwell Health s Department of Behavioral Health is seeking a Board Certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to join The School Mental Health team at South Oaks Hospital in Amityville, NY. We are seeking applicants with outstanding clinical and interpersonal skills who have a passion for collaboration and innovation.
This is a truly unique opportunity to join the expanding school mental health service as the lead psychiatrist for the Behavioral Health Center an ambulatory crisis service that provides walk in assessments and short term crisis care to the students of contracted districts, while collaborating and supporting the school based clinical teams. The clinical team includes physicians, social workers, mental health counselors and other administrative personnel. In addition to providing clinical care for students, the Northwell school mental health team also provides professional and community education, curricular support, consultation and care coordination to participating school districts.
Northwell Health is New York State s largest private employer and healthcare provider and a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For with 23 hospitals, eight of which are Magnet designated, more than 750 outpatient facilities, laboratories, world-class research facilities and more. We are located across Long Island, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island, Westchester and beyond. Our 74,000+ clinical and non-clinical professionals are redefining the way health care is delivered. Experience a career well cared for and make a difference in the lives of the people in the communities in which we live, love, and belong.
Benefits at Northwell Health include:
- Nationally competitive salaries
- Comprehensive benefits package
- Four weeks vacation plus paid conference/CME time
- Academic appointment in Psychiatry and Pediatrics at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
- Advanced education opportunities
- College Tuition reimbursement for dependent children
Applicants must be Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. School mental health or crisis/emergency psychiatry experience preferred.
Qualified candidates should forward their CV to Alice Perkins: APerkins2@northwell.edu and Victoria DiCanio: email@example.com