Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

1007 Quentin Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11223, USA Req #2716
Thursday, June 16, 2022
Make a bigger difference

At The Jewish Board, we don’t just make a difference – we make a bigger difference as we serve 45,000 New Yorkers every year. Join our dedicated team that’s been helping communities across New York City for almost 150 years and see just how big of a difference you can make.
 

Reasons you’ll love working with us:

  • If you have a particular age range or population you’re interested in working with, you can find your niche here. Our clients and staff are as diverse as the city we work in, and include people of all cultures, religions, races, gender expressions, and sexual orientations.
  • We’re committed to supporting your career development by encouraging mobility and advancement across different program types and jobs.
  • With 70 locations throughout the five boroughs, you can work close to where you live.
  • Generous vacation time and 15 paid holidays will help you achieve a healthy work/life balance.
  • We offer an excellent benefits package with affordable, high-quality health and dental insurance with low co-pays.
  • You’ll receive ongoing support through high-quality supervision, specialized trainings from our Continuing Education team, and an education benefit.

How you can make a bigger difference:
 

The Shelter ACT program provides an integrated set of evidenced based treatment, rehabilitation, case-management and support services to individuals residing in four Brooklyn Shelters who are diagnosed with severe mental illness and whose needs have not been well met by more traditional service delivery approaches.  Through a mobile, multi-disciplinary team of staff, recipients are supported in their recovery through an individualized, person-centered model of care.
 

As a part of the clinical team, the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner will provide care to clients who are experiencing a wide range of behavioral health issues. The services for adults and children include:

  • Psychiatric evaluation;
  • Medication management;
  • Crisis intervention, and;
  • Clinical consultation to the treatment team.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Providing psychiatric services, which include: provision of a full psychiatric assessment, diagnosis, treatment recommendations, medication management and follow up coordination with the clinical team.
  • Participating in shared decision making with the client and the clinical team

Qualifications
 

The Jewish Board is currently looking for talented Nurse Practitioners of all cultures, religions, races, and gender expressions with the following qualifications:

  • A Nurse Practitioner degree with specialized training or experience in psychiatry.
  • A current license to practice as a nurse practitioner in NYS.
  • A current DEA registration for prescribing controlled substances.
  • ANCC certification/pending application.
  • NYS OPRA status and a Health Commerce Account at the onset of employment
  • Specialization with specific populations (such as child/adolescent) or settings and language competency for the population served may also be required.

If you join us, you’ll have these great benefits:

  • Generous paid time off in addition to 15 agency holidays and 15 sick days
  • Affordable and high-quality medical/dental/vision plans
  • Tuition assistance and educational loan forgiveness
  • Free continuing education opportunities
  • 403(b) retirement benefits and a pension
  • Flexible spending accounts for health and transportation
  • 27/7 Accessible Employee Assistance Program 
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion working groups that are available for you to join, including Confronting Structural Racism (COR), Coalition Against Anti-Semitism (CAAS), and the LGBTQ Steering Committee

Who we are:


The Jewish Board delivers innovative, high-quality, and compassionate mental health and social services to over 45,000 New Yorkers each year. We are unique in serving everyone from infants and their families to children, teens, and adults. We are proud to employ and serve people of all religions, races, cultural backgrounds, gender expressions, and sexual orientations. We are committed to building diverse, equitable, and inclusive teams to help support our mission, and we strongly encourage candidates from historically marginalized backgrounds to apply to work with us.

We respect diversity and accordingly are an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage, citizenship status, age, disability, sex, gender, gender identity or expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, partnership status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

This applies with respect to recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, termination, assignments, benefits, employee activities, access to facilities and programs, and all other terms and condition of employment as well as general treatment during employment.

 We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees with disabilities, without regard to any protected classifications, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. Any employees who need assistance to perform their job duties because of a physical or mental condition should contact human resources.

Other details

  • Job Family Clinical Staff [300s]
  • Job Function Medical Professionals
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Employment Indicator 8833 - Hospital - Professional Employees
  • Required Education Master’s Degree
Location on Google Maps
  • 1007 Quentin Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11223, USA