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Northwell Health Physician Partners
New York, New York
Closing date
May 24, 2025

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Part Time
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Northwell Health is recruiting a part-time board-certified child and adolescent psychiatrist to join the school mental health team in Nassau and Suffolk County. 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 growing school mental health service as a consultant psychiatrist in our partnering school districts to provide formal psychiatric evaluations in the schools on site or virtually. The consultant psychiatrist is supported by a multidisciplinary team at the Behavioral Health Center, which is an ambulatory crisis service that provides urgent assessments and short-term crisis care to the students of partnering districts. The clinical team includes physicians, psychologist, mental health counselors, care coordinators and administrative supports. In addition to providing clinical care for students and consultation to schools, our team also offers professional and community education, curricular support, and care coordination to the participating school districts. Travel includes to our partnering school districts in Nassau and Suffolk- county.

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 81,000+ 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 Child and Adolescent Psychiatry BE/BC. School mental health or crisis/emergency psychiatry experience preferred.

Qualified candidates should forward their CV to Alice Perkins:


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