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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 10/22/18

Applications Due12/31/18

Vacancy ID60828

AgencyChildren & Family Services, Office of

TitlePsychiatrist 2

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade38

Bargaining UnitAPSU-Agency Police Services Unit (PBAofNYS)

Salary RangeFrom $140789 to $108001 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 8 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Delaware

Street Address Youth Leadership Academy

57081 State Hwy 10

City South Kortright


Zip Code13842

Minimum Qualifications License to practice medicine in New York State AND Certification in Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology AND Eligible for full and unconditional participation in the Medicaid and Medicare programs.

Duties Description As a member of a clinical treatment team in a residential facility for youth, the Psychiatrist 2 is responsible for the psychiatric evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of youth who have been identified as suffering from an emotional disorder. Treatment may include psychopharmacological approaches, as well as non-somatic therapy, such as cognitive behavioral therapy and dialectical behavior therapy and other evidence-based treatment approaches.

Responsible for completing the psychiatric section of the youth’s treatment plan and record. The incumbent is expected to work closely with the physicians who are responsible for the youth’s physical health. Consults with the other members of the treatment team and may meet with family members.

Actively participates in discharge planning, including making recommendations for post-discharge treatment, including medication.

Additional duties will be discussed in detail during the interview.

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

Name New York State Office of Children and Family Services

Telephone 518-473-7936

Fax 518-473-6122

Email Address


Street Bureau of Personnel, EOA #18-694

52 Washington Street, 231 North

City Rensselaer

State NY

Zip Code 12144


Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter giving the Title, Location, and EOA Number of the position being applied for. Please provide your email address and your work, home and cell phone numbers. In order to qualify you for the position when you have current or prior New York State employment, you may be contacted by OCFS Personnel for your social security number to confirm your employment history.

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