Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 06/13/17
Applications Due: 12/01/17
Vacancy ID: 41526

Position Information

AgencyChildren & Family Services, Office of

TitleNurse Practitioner Psychiatry

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade24

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $72735 to $91821 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%


Workweek Variable

Hours Per Week 40


From 12 AM

To 11:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No


County Columbia

Street Address Brookwood Secure Center

419 Spookrock Road

City Claverack


Zip Code12513

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications One year of permanent competitive service as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner or eligible for a 70.1 transfer.
Current Licensure as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in New York State.

Duties Description Provide professional psychiatric nursing services appropriate to youth diagnosed with mental illness.

Provide primary health care working in collaboration with licensed psychiatrists, assessing the physical and psychosocial status of youth by means of interview, health history, physical examination and diagnostic tests.

Ensure patient safety through the appropriate prescription and management of pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions.

Identify, measure, and monitor clinical and related behavioral outcomes to determine the effectiveness and appropriateness of the plan of care.

Ensure that proper protocols are followed when obtaining informed consent for psychotropic medications.

Participate in treatment team meetings.

Additional duties will be discussed in detail during the interview.

Additional Comments Candidate MUST have completed 3,500 hours of collaboration. Your resume MUST document how you have met the required 3,500 hours to order qualify for this position.

**Additional compensation above the hiring rate may apply depending on geographic location of the position, shift assignment, recruitment difficulties and/or the candidate’s training and experience.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Contact Information

Name New York State Office of Children and Family Services

Telephone 518-473-7936

Fax 518-474-0017

Email Address


Street Bureau of Personnel, EOA #17-136 MED

52 Washington Street, 231 North

City Rensselaer

State NY

Zip Code 12144


Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter giving the Title, Location, and EOA Number of the position being applied for. Please provide your email address and your work, home and cell phone numbers. In order to qualify you for the position when you have current or prior New York State employment, you may be contacted by OCFS Personnel for your social security number to confirm your employment history.