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Nurse Practitioner - Certified Mental Health

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CSH only accepts online applications. Resumes may accompany, but will not substitute for a completed online State Application. For assistance, please call the Human Resource Department at (804) 524-7111. Central State Hospital offers a comprehensive benefit package to include your choice of four health insurance plans, paid life insurance and retirement plans, 12 paid holidays, annual and sick leave. Central State Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment opportunities are open to all regardless of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics or disability. If you are a person with a disability and desire assistance or accommodation, please notify Human Resources at (804) 527-7111 during business hours, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CSH is a tobacco-free campus

Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Nurse Practitioner - Certified Mental Health
Role Title Rn III/Nurse Prct II - 49114
Job Open Date 05/15/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? No
Hiring Range Salary will commensurate with experience
Agency Central State Hospital (703)
Agency Website www.csh.dbhds.virginia.gov
Location Petersburg - 730
Sublocation
Position Number 00000
Job Posting Number 1024673
Type of Recruitment General Public - G
Does this position have telework options? No
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference No
Job Type Full-Time (Salaried)
Job Type Detail Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
Pay Band 06
Job Description

Central State Hospital (CSH), a 277-bed Joint Commission accredited inpatient psychiatric facility located in Petersburg, Virginia, is recruiting a Certified Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. Central State has been providing quality care and treatment to the citizens of the Commonwealth continuously since 1870. It serves Central Virginia for Civil Admissions, while its Maximum Security Forensic program serves the entire Commonwealth.

This is a RARE OPPORTUNITY FOR CLINICIANS INTERESTED IN SERVING A DISENFRANCHISED AND UNDERSERVED POPULATION while honing their skills in the evaluation and treatment of severely mentally ill patients without the hassles of managed care and with the complement of a full interdisciplinary treatment team. The Psychiatric NP also provides leadership in assisting the hospital to operationalize mental health recovery and trauma-informed care principles. The Psychiatric NP will work with a very collegial and supportive Medical Staff who possess extensive knowledge and work experience and are able to maintain a much-desired excellent quality of life.

Minimum Qualifications

Must have comprehensive knowledge of best practices for inpatient psychiatry; strong clinical skills; the ability to provide guidance to interdisciplinary treatment teams; and good interpersonal skills. Certified Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with licensure to practice in Virginia and current DEA registration is also required.

Preferred Qualifications

In-patient psychiatry experience is preferred but not required.

Special Requirements

An extensive criminal history background investigation, reference checks, and drug testing will be conducted.

Special Instructions to Applicants

CSH only accepts online applications. Resumes may accompany, but will not substitute for a completed online State Application. For assistance, please call the Human Resource Department at (804) 524-7111.

Central State Hospital offers a comprehensive benefit package to include your choice of four health insurance plans, paid life insurance and retirement plans, 12 paid holidays, annual and sick leave.

Central State Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment opportunities are open to all regardless of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics or disability.

If you are a person with a disability and desire assistance or accommodation, please notify Human Resources at (804) 527-7111 during business hours, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

CSH is a tobacco-free campus

Contact Information

Name Human Resources
Phone 804-524-7111
Fax 804-524-7562
Email employment@csh.dbhds.virginia.gov
Address

Human Resources
P. O. Box 4030
Bldg. 113
Petersburg, Virginia 23803

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have an Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only);
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  2. * Do you have a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only)
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  3. * How did you find this employment opportunity?
    • State Recruitment Management System (RMS)
    • Agency Website or Bulletin Board
    • Job Board (Indeed, Monster, Dice, etc.)
    • Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.)
    • Newspaper or Professional Journal (Please specify below)
    • Career Fair or Job Event (Please specify below)
    • VEC (Virginia Employment Commission)
    • Radio/TV (Please specify below)
    • Other (Please specify below)
  4. * Please specify the actual source from your response to question #3 above (Name of newspaper, Journal Title, Job Board, Career Fair, Agency Website, Social Media Type, etc.) If unknown or none, enter: N/A.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcript
  4. Other Document