Behavioral Health and Recovery Services Adult Psychiatrist - Coastside and East Palo Alto (Open)
Overall Job Objective
|Job Title:||Behavioral Health and Recovery Services Adult Psychiatrist - Coastside and East Palo Alto (Open)|
|Salary:||$103.18 - $128.98 Hourly|
$8,254.40 - $10,318.40 Biweekly
$17,884.53 - $22,356.53 Monthly
$214,614.40 - $268,278.40 Annually
|Location:||San Mateo County, California|
|The County of San Mateo Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS) seeks Board eligible or Board certified psychiatrists to serve as a staff Adult Psychiatrist in one of the following locations: the Coastside Behavioral Health Center in Half Moon Bay, California and the East Palo Alto Community Counseling Behavioral Health Center in East Palo Alto, California.|
The Coastside position, providing professional adult psychiatric diagnostic and therapeutic services to clients of BHRS, is currently part time, 0.65 FTE (26 hours per week), and currently open for hire. The position serves two separate locations: 20 hours per week in the Coastside Clinic in Half Moon Bay, as well as 6 hours per week providing services to a post-discharge program, known as Service Connect, for released jail inmates and prisoners with behavioral health issues. The program is in Redwood City, California.
The East Palo Alto position provides professional adult psychiatric diagnostic and therapeutic services to clients of BHRS, and is currently part time, 0.8 FTE (35 hours per week), including 11 hours/week for consultation to the Conservator Office of San Mateo County, Behavioral Health, and is currently open for hire.
The positions offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package which includes County funded malpractice insurance, retirement plans and health benefits for retirees, reimbursement of professional dues and expenses (up to $2,500/year), an additional 5% increase in salary for each qualifying Board certification up to two (2) Boards, administrative leave time at 5 hours per pay period up to 260 hours (this is prorated for part time employees) that can be cashed out up to 50% each Spring, and a wellness program, including exercise classes, worksite massage, and an onsite gym.
As a national leader in community mental health services, BHRS offers the opportunity to practice state-of-the-art psychiatry without third party intrusions, the ability to work with a diverse client group with a wide range of diagnoses, the chance to participate in a team model, and the opportunity to supervise psychiatric residents in our award winning Psychiatric Residency Program. BHRS uses evidence-based treatment approaches in our system of care services, while seeking continuing improvement and development in the areas of cultural competence, integrated services for individuals with co-occurring mental health and substance use problems, and supportive housing. Our achievements reflect the work of dedicated staff as well as the valuable input of mental health system partners--criminal justice and human services agencies, private providers and contract agencies, Mental Health and Substance Abuse Commission members, families, and consumers.
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Education and Experience:
Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is:
Board Certification or completion of an accredited psychiatric residency program.
License to practice medicine or osteopathy in the State of California.
|Anyone may apply. A supplemental application form must be submitted in addition to our regular employment application form. Resume or CV will not be accepted as a substitute for the required employment application and supplemental questionnaire. This is a continuous recruitment which may close at any time. The final filing date will be posted 5 days in advance in the County of San Mateo Human Resources Department.|
The examination process will consist of an application screening (pass/fail) based on the candidates' application and responses to the supplemental questions. Candidates who pass the application screening will be invited to a panel interview (weight: 100%). Depending on the number of applicants, an application appraisal of education and experience may be used in place of other examinations or further evaluation of work experience may be conducted to group applicants by level of qualification. All applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement through any subsequent phase of the examination. All examinations will be given in San Mateo County, California and applicants must participate at their own expense.
IMPORTANT: Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the "Apply" button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org to apply.
Apply immediately. This is a continuous recruitment and is open until filled. Selections may be made at any time within the process.
At the County of San Mateo, we take pride in the way our employees bring together their diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives to serve our community's needs. The County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
HR Contact: Kristin Herman (062018) (Adult Psychiatrist - F140)