Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Opportunity at The Jewish Board, Goldsmith Center

Job description The Jewish Board delivers innovative, best-in-class mental and behavioral health services to over 45,000 New Yorkers each year. We are unique in serving everyone from infants and their families, to children, teens, and adults. That adds up to countless opportunities to use your skills, training, and compassion to make a difference in the lives of others.

The Jewish Board is one of New York’s best-managed nonprofits. In 2016, The Jewish Board won the annual Nonprofit Excellence Awards, sponsored by the New York Community Trust. This independent endorsement means that when you come to work at The Jewish Board, you know you’re coming to work at a well-managed, financially stable organization that’s been helping New Yorkers reach their potential for over 140 years.

We’re always looking for talented people of all cultures, religions, races, and gender expressions – so that our staff is a direct reflection of the people we serve.

The Jerome M. Goldsmith Center serves emotionally vulnerable adolescent boys, ages 12 to 21, who are chal­lenged by trauma-related and psychiatric issues. With an average stay of less than one year, the Goldsmith Center provides supervised living units and a program of therapeutic and educational services and emphasizes family interaction.

As a psychiatrist, you would be responsible for providing psychiatric services to clients. This includes:

Providing behavioral health assessments, treatment recommendations and planning for clients across all program types.

Providing medication management for clients. Medication provision includes direct delivery of injectable.

Providing counseling, therapy, psycho-education, and consultation about behavioral health and other care.

Monitoring client progress, and oversee discharges and aftercare planning.

Participate in case reviews, and practice improvement projects.

To qualify, you will need:

An MD with a license to practice Psychiatry in the State of New York including up to date status.

A current DEA registration for the prescribing of controlled substances.

Must have NYS OPRA status and a Health Commerce Account at the onset of employment.

Experience with children/adolescents is required and settings and language competency for the population served may also be required.
Benefits $195,000 - $235,000
Candidate Requirements New York Candidates must be board certified/eligible. In-person interview
Clinicial Workload - Outpatient This job consists of outpatient clinical work.