Purchasing Department

CONTRACTUAL PSYCHIATRIST OPENING

Northwestern Community Services is seeking a Psychiatrist(s) to provide outpatient clinical based services for our Shenandoah County Adult Regional Center located in Woodstock, Virginia and for our Page County Adult Regional Center located in Luray, Virginia. Hours and times are negotiable. Services may be provided on site or through telepsychiatry. Provider location for delivery of telepsychiatry services to be negotiated.

Qualified applicants must be board certified or board eligible in psychiatry. Candidates must also possess a valid medical license issued through the Virginia Board of Medicine and must possess, or be eligible to obtain, a valid Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Registration.

Qualified applicants interested in applying should submit the following:

  • Completed Agency Employment Application
  • Copy of Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Copy of Professional License
  • Copies of NPI and DEA Certifications

Both contractual or employee position(s) are available. Contractual arrangements will be renewed annually if mutually agreeable. Position(s) will remain open until filled.

All information should be sent to:

Northwestern Community Services Board
Attention: Human Resources
209 W. Criser Rd., Suite 300
Front Royal, VA  22630
Fax (540)551-9729
Email: hr@nwcsb.com

NWCSB reserves the right to reject any and all responses received and act in the best interest of the agency. NWCSB is an equal opportunity employer and service provider.

A good driving record is required for all agency employees. Criminal background checks are required for all individuals selected.


NURSE PRACTITIONER (CONTRACTUAL)

Duties: The incumbent in this position is responsible for medication evaluation and management to a range of clients having psychiatric/mental health and substance abuse disorders under the supervision of consulting psychiatrist(s). The position also provides evaluation, treatment and discharge planning services for consumers in psychiatric facilities and those being diverted from state hospital admissions. Qualifications: Licensure in Virginia as a Nurse Practitioner, specializing in Adult Psychiatric and Mental Health. Current prescriptive authority required; ANCC PMHNP certification preferred. Minimum of 2 years experience working with persons who have serious mental illness and substance abuse disorders.

Interested parties should send a written quote to include: 1) hourly pay rate required; 2) availability; and 3) locations within agency’s catchment area willing to cover. Please submit quote by September 27, 2014, along with a current curriculum vitae or resume.