Please note: State agencies that contact job applicants do not usually request personal or financial information via text message or over the phone in connection with your response to a job posting. If you are contacted for such information by these methods, or any other method, please verify the identity of the individual before transmitting such information to that person.
Note: For questions about the job posting, please contact the agency that posted this position by using the contact information provided on the "Contact" tab for the position.

Review Vacancy

Date Posted 02/20/24

Applications Due03/05/24

Vacancy ID151594


AgencyMental Health, Office of

TitleClinical Director, Psychiatric Center, South Beach Psychiatric Center, Clinical Director, P24302

Occupational CategoryAdministrative or General Management

Salary Grade668

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $280064 to $322724 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 12 AM

To 11:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Richmond

Street Address South Beach Psychiatric Center

777 Seaview Avenue

City Staten Island


Zip Code10305

Minimum Qualifications To be eligible Candidates must be:
1. License and current registration to practice medicine in New York State or a New York State limited permit and licensure in another state or Canada;


2. Certification in Psychiatry issued by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) or equivalent certifying body;


3. Seven years of experience providing services to people diagnosed with mental illness, two years of which must have included supervising physicians and other clinical staff responsible for the delivery of treatment services; providing direction to staff regarding program objectives and the implementation of policy; and providing guidance to various clinical specialists.

Duties Description The Clinical Director serves as the Chief Medical Officer of SBPC. The Clinical Director is responsible for the administration, oversight, evaluation, and continuous improvement of all psychiatric, medical, and contracted medical services provided by staff and consultants of the psychiatric center. The Clinical Director participates in overall executive management and strategic plan development. The Clinical Director supervises the credentialing and privileging process of clinicians, and has primary responsibility for developing, updating, and implementing clinical policies and procedures and together with the other members of the Executive Cabinet, ensures that SBPC is in compliance with all Office of Mental Health (OMH), Centers for Medicaid & Medicare Services (CMS), The Joint Commission (TJC) and other external accrediting bodies’ standards, rules and regulations. Ultimately, the Clinical Director ensures that the clinical mission of the facility is successfully aligned with the overall mission of OMH to promote the mental health and well-being of all New Yorkers so that they can reach their ultimate goal of recovery. Applicants should be knowledgeable in recovery-oriented care, transitions of care across the inpatient-outpatient continuum, have familiarity with academic affiliations, and have an interest in implementing innovative best practices.

Additional Comments SBPC recently completed construction on a brand-new, modern $250 million inpatient facility located in State Island, NY. SBPC offers a comprehensive continuum of behavioral health services to adults with serious mental illness and children and adolescents with serious emotional disturbances living in Brooklyn and Staten Island. In addition to Joint Commission accreditation, SBPC is a teaching site for psychiatry residents from Richmond University Medical Center and New York University (NYU).

SBPC provides recovery-oriented and patient-centered behavioral health treatment to 3,500 individuals.
Their inpatient facility provides care to approximately 335 patients including units devoted to children and adolescents and medically complex patients. SBPC’s network of community services is comprised of Transitional Living Residences, outpatient clinics in Brooklyn and Staten Island, Children and Youth Day Treatment, MIT and ACT teams and specialized treatment programs serving LGBTQ+ clients and Limited English Proficiency (LEP) patients.

SBPC partnered with New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University to build OnTrackNY, a first-in-the-nation mental health treatment program for individuals between ages 18-30 that have experienced first episode psychosis.

About the Office of Mental Health
OMH operates the largest state mental health system in the country, with 23 hospitals, 90 clinics, two world class research institutes, a secure residential center, and a network of diverse community services. OMH hospitals are all Joint Commission accredited and recognized as among the best mental health hospital systems in the United States. Patients stay as long as needed, treatment is comprehensive and recovery oriented, and all services are built on principles of effective, measurable, and accountable care.

If you would like to join SBPC and contribute to a workforce dedicated to public service, we offer:
• Opportunity for clinical appointment at NYU
• Generous paid time off - thirteen (13) vacation days, eight (8) sick days, and five (5) personal days accrued during the first year of employment; thirteen (13) paid holidays each year.
• Option to choose a health insurance plan that meets your needs.
• Dental and vision coverage.
• Enrollment in the New York State and Local Retirement System (NYSLRS) or a voluntary defined contribution plan.
• Defense and indemnification protection, which is broader in scope that typical medical malpractice insurance.

Posted salary is an anticipated salary for this position.

Plus $3,087 Location Pay.


Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Amy Billetts, Human Resources Specialist 2


Fax 518-402-4086

Email Address


Street New York State Office of Mental Health

44 Holland Avenue

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12229


Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates interested in employment at this location should submit a resume by March 5, 2024.

Amy Billetts Human Resources Specialist 2
Attention: Clinical Director – SBPC
NYS Office of Mental Health
44 Holland Avenue
Albany, NY 12229
PHONE # (518) 474-1261
Email submissions preferred.

The Mission of the New York State office of Mental Health is to promote the mental health of all New Yorkers, with a focus on providing hope and supporting recovery for adults with serious mental illness and children with serious emotional disturbances. Applicants with lived mental health experience are encouraged to apply. OMH is deeply committed to supporting underserved individuals, organizations and communities. To this end, OMH is focused on implementing activities and initiatives to reduce disparities in access, quality, and treatment outcomes for underserved populations. A critical component of these efforts is ensuring OMH is a diverse and inclusive workplace where the unique attributes and skills of all employees are valued and utilized to support the mission of the Agency. OMH is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

Printable Version