Child Psychiatrist

Nemours Foundation   •  

Jacksonville, FL

Not Specified years

Posted 266 days ago

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As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own. 

Nemours Children’s Specialty Care (NSCS) in Jacksonville, FL is seeking a BC/BE pediatric psychiatrist to join its growing hospital and outpatient psychiatric mental health care team.

The pediatric psychiatry position involves a comprehensive clinical experience with a wide variety of clinical roles and responsibilities, including inpatient, partial and consultation-liaison; in a charming and pleasant pediatric hospital setting at Wolfson Children’s Hospital, as well as outpatient continuity care at Nemours Children’s Specialty Care at any of our three attractive downtown and satellite clinic locations. Both Wolfson and Nemours are considered regional leaders in pediatric health care. In addition to clinical duties, there are academic opportunities in the of trainees from the University of Florida pediatric and psychiatric residency programs, fellows from the Nemours-Mayo Clinic pediatric neurology fellowship program, and residents in the Mayo Clinic family practice residency program, among others. Both University of Florida and Mayo Clinic offer appropriate level of academic titles to Nemours affiliated providers based upon their qualifications.

Candidates with teaching experience and/or research interests are highly valued, but are not a requirement for consideration for hire. Applicants with leadership experience or interests are strongly encouraged to apply.

The Nemours Division of Psychiatry includes a team of psychiatrists and nurse practitioners who work closely in tandem with staff psychologists within the Division of Psychology and neuropsychologists in the Division of Pediatric Neurology, as well as pediatric medical subspecialists. The Division of Psychiatry is part of the Department of Pediatrics at Nemours and collaborates closely with the various medical and surgical divisions within NCSC, as well as a referral source for numerous community primary care practices in the area. At Nemours we offer comprehensive, family-centered care in more than 30 pediatric specialties. Several of those specialties, are in collaboration with Wolfson Children’s Hospital, and have been named among the best in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

Nemours offers a competitive salary and extensive benefits package that includes bonus incentives, relocation allowance, life insurance, comprehensive health, dental and vision coverage, CME and board maintenance allowances, retirement plan with employer matching and an additional 457 retirement savings plan, educational allowance, paid licensure and malpractice fees, professional membership dues allowance, and more. Furthermore, Florida does not a have a state tax making the dollars you earn go even further relative to other states.

Jacksonville is located in northeast Florida, nestled along the St. John’s River, where spectators often see pods of manatees and dolphins, and the Atlantic Ocean with its expansive beaches is only a 30- minute drive from downtown. The city is a family-friendly, cozy but growing metropolitan area of approximately 1.4 million with vibrant entertainment venues for music, theater and a wide-variety nightlife action spots, a multitude of casual and fine dining restaurants, shopping with name brand stores, golfing including the renowned TPC, professional sports teams including the NFL Jacksonville Jaguars, and so much more. It is also within easy driving distance to Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Tampa, southern Georgia, and the Carolinas. This place has it all.

If you’ve been looking employment in a location that is both a great place to live and work, then this is the opportunity you are looking for.