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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Student Health Services (SHS)

JOB #: 1707315

Full Time; Partial Year Career
Full Salary Range: $45.60 - $57.81/hourly. Salary commensurate with qualifications and years of experience.

UCSC strives to embrace diversity in all its forms; it strives to be an inclusive community that fosters an open, enlightened & productive environment.

Under the general direction and clinical supervision of the Director of Psychiatry, or designee, and in accordance with standardized procedures, provides specialized psychiatric nurse practitioner outpatient care, as part of Student Health Services (SHS) Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS).

The service emphasizes diagnostic evaluation and assessment, crisis intervention, supportive psychotherapy in conjunction with medication management, and consultation with other medical providers, counselors, campus administrators and staff.

This position requires advanced academic specialization and/or clinical experience in mental health on the part of the nurse practitioner.

A partial-year career appointment is established to accommodate foreseeable seasonal fluctuations in staffing, operational, or other needs and contains regularly scheduled furlough periods during which the incumbent remains an employee and retains health benefits, but is not at work. Please note that the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner's furlough period is for 4 weeks in summer (dates to be determined) and is unpaid time off.

Qualifications include:

Excellent written and oral communication skills as well as listening skills.

Demonstrated flexibility and organizational skills with ability to prioritize a high-volume workload and function independently under time pressures.

Ability to work on several tasks concurrently with frequent interruptions.

Ability to contribute to multidisciplinary team effort; carry out assignments in a responsible manner; participate in a positive and cooperative manner during staff meetings; respond well to supervision.

Ability to handle difficult, sensitive and confidential situations tactfully.

Demonstrated experience in providing culturally competent services to a diverse client population

Position is open until filled; Initial Review Date: 08/03/2017

View full job description and access on-line application:

To ensure review of application materials by the hiring unit they must be submitted electronically via the Staff Employment Opportunities web site ( on or before the initial review date (IRD). A computer is available at the UCSC Staff Human Resources Office located at Scotts Valley Center (SVC), 100 Enterprise Way, Suite 100, Scotts Valley, CA 95066. To learn more or to request disability accommodation call 831-459-2009. Hearing impaired are encouraged to use the California Relay Service 800-735-2922. The University of California, Santa Cruz is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
(Posted 7/20/17)


At Novant Health , we bring together world-class technology and professionals - like you - to help make our patients' healthcare experience easier and more personal. Your commitment to care and our model of spending more time with each patient are the foundation of our success. Today we are making healthcare remarkable.

As one of the nation's leading healthcare organizations, Novant Health remains in a position of financial strength and smart growth. In July 2015, Becker's Healthcare ranked Novant Health one of the top 10 hospitals and health systems with strong finances in the United States.

Behavioral health psychiatric nurse manager
Thomasville, NC

The nurse manager will set a goal to spend at least 50 percent of his or her time on the unit, be visible, present and available to team members and share necessary mentoring, teaching and support. This role also develops and maintains collegial relationships with providers, clinical educators and other interdisciplinary team members. He or she provides leadership and creates a strategy to achieve the best quality and financial outcomes, while enhancing team member and consumer satisfaction.


Bachelor's degree required. Master's degree preferred

Board certification in area of practice

Graduate of an accredited nursing program required

Minimum of two years' clinical RN experience in a behavioral health setting required

Minimum of two years' experience in a nursing leadership position is required

Current RN licensure in appropriate state required.

BLS required.

Prior demonstrated leadership preferred

Understands and apply current and future trends/practice in area of responsibility

Have knowledge of regulatory and governing standards, policies and procedures; information systems and software used in area of responsibility

Experience with equipment used in performing assigned duties

Application of safety and infection control policies and procedures

Possess skills in interviewing and selection process

Understanding of budgeting, staffing, payroll and purchasing processes

Implementation of competency, feedback, development and progressive discipline processes

Experienced in teambuilding, conflict management, and possess interpersonal relationship skills

Understanding of the principles of adult learning and teaching methods/models

Strong decision making, project leadership and consultation, delegation and communication skills

Be able to assess customer needs and expectations and knowledge for improvement to exceed customer expectations

Understand the principles of change management

Work schedule:


8-hour days

40 hours per week

Thomasville, NC is a community embracing cultural diversity, innovation and economic growth - all of which help to enhance the quality of life. As a neighbor of Winston-Salem, High Point and Lexington, NC, Thomasville is known become a hot spot for historic sites, picturesque settings, festivals, great weather and plenty of recreation. Still growing, Thomasville has also become a destination for its art and furniture inventory. Come enjoy a place where the "world's largest chair" sits in the middle of town.

For a more detailed description and to apply to be a part of our growing team, visit and reference job ID: 191615.

Connect with our recruitment team here through live chat.

(Posted 7/17/17)


Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
St. Clair County Community Mental Health

On behalf of our client, St. Clair County Community Mental Health in Port Huron, Michigan, we are seeking Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners to help assess, diagnose and manage mental health issues and psychiatric disorders for low income St. Clair County residents on Medicaid or other public insurance plans. Currently 22 evidence-based practices are incorporated into the clinical services offered to adults/children with mental illness, emotional disturbance, intellectual/developmental disabilities, or co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders. All treatment is outpatient during regular weekday hours. Competitive salary and benefit package. Malpractice insurance costs reimbursed. Repayment of student loans negotiable.

Port Huron, Michigan is a beautiful community along the banks of Lake Huron and the St. Clair River.  The CMH facility is located near the river, and also has a primary care clinic, an on-site full-time pharmacy, an In-Shape program, and a restaurant that provides training to the individuals served. For a more detailed position description and confidential consideration, please contact me or email your resume to my office at

Mr. Bob McCracken
1705 Woodland Drive East, Suite 201
Saline, Michigan 48176
(734) 475-9300

(Posted 6/21/17)


Mott Community College
Nursing, Full-time Instructor (Mental Health Psychiatric)

Purpose, Scope & Dimension of Job:
Faculty facilitate student learning and initiate and participate in efforts to consistently improve the level of student success. As learning facilitators, faculty consistently assess learning outcomes and their own teaching effectiveness (pedagogy). As professionals, faculty adhere to the ethical standards of their profession as outlined, for example, by the NEA and the State of Michigan.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  1. Master's of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree from an accredited institution.
  2. Three years of recent, relevant full-time clinical experience in Nursing, preferably in an acute care setting within the past five years.
  3. Current Michigan Licensure as a Registered Nurse or eligibility to obtain Michigan RN licensure prior to start date.
  4. Evidence of continuing professional development.

* A foreign degree must be certified, at the candidate's expense, by a professional evaluation service.

To apply and view full details; please visit
(Posted 5/30/17)


Psychiatric APRN

Baystate Health, a Truven® Award-winning healthcare system and home of the University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate, is seeking an Advanced Practitioner to provide compassionate, intensive crisis intervention and stabilization aimed at improving emotional well-being for children ages 5-18 at our Child Partial Hospitalization Program in Holyoke, Massachusetts.

This opportunity features the following:

MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAM - Child psychiatrists, psychologists, nurses, mental health counselors, teachers, and support staff provide a full range of ambulatory child and adolescent psychiatry services.

STATE-OF-THE-ART FACILITY - A new, recently opened building has been designed specifically for our patients. It includes an indoor gym, sensory rooms, and future plans for a playground!

FLEXIBLE SCHEDULE - No call, no nights, no weekends. And you'll have the ability to negotiate hours.

FACULTY APPOINTMENT TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS MEDICAL SCHOOL-BAYSTATE - Teach medical students, advanced practitioner students, and residents from Baystate's Psychiatry Residency Program.

ROBUST BENEFITS PACKAGE - Enjoy a competitive salary, generous paid time off, full medical benefits, and CME reimbursement and time.

The ideal candidate will have a special interest in health services related to child and adolescent psychiatry. New grads welcome to apply!

This is your opportunity to join an organization focused on the future of medicine - one whose physicians and advanced practitioners partner with their patients to ensure a higher state of care and better outcomes. At Baystate Health, you'll experience a deeper sense of compassion, greater breadth of diversity, and a never-ending desire to raise the standard of medical excellence - regionally and nationally.

For more information, please visit

Or, contact Barry Sarvet, MD, Chair, Department of Psychiatry,
c/o Beth Fox, Physician Recruiter:
Telephone: 413-794-7726   Fax: 413-794-5059   Email:

Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
(Posted 5/23/17)


Nurse Practitioner
Beverly Hills, CA

The Nurse Practitioner provides assessment, medication management, brief counseling, and pro-active follow-up for assigned caseload focusing on treatment adherence, treatment effectiveness and treatment side effects. The Nurse Practitioner will regularly review patient treatment response with the Program's Medical Director and/or PCP or other treating physicians and implement changes to the treatment plan as agreed upon.

The candidate must have a Master's Degree in Nursing, graduate of a Nurse Practitioner Program approved by the Board of Registered Nursing, current unrestricted Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner license issued by the State of California, a minimum of three years clinical nursing experience (including acute care), Current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Certificate and furnishing license (completed within one year from date privileges are approved).

The candidate will need a furnishing number issued by the Board of Registered Nursing (BRN), Certification of ACLS and BLS, National Certification as a Nurse Practitioner.

We offer professional development opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits package. For more information or to apply, visit us online at: and reference Requisition #: M11244

Cedars-Sinai is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace. EEO/AA/F/Veteran/Disabled.
(Posted 5/22/17)



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