State of South Carolina Georgetown, SC

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The Department of Mental Health is a drug-free workplace. All candidates will be required to pass a mandatory pre-employment drug test.

There are two positions to be filled. These positions are both located in Georgetown. Telepsychiatry options are available.

Under limited supervision, provides for the Medical/Psychiatric care of assigned clients at the Waccamaw Center for Mental Health. Under limited clinical and administrative supervision of the Medical Director for WCMH, will provide psychiatric (emergency, evaluations, diagnostic assessments, and treatment) services to Adults and/or Children at locations of the WCMH as may be assigned by the WCMH Medical Director. The expectations is that the employee is available to provide Psychiatric services to individuals who are clients of WCMH, maintaining an average bill time of at

least 60%.

Minimum and Additional Requirements:

Psychiatrist Certified and Non-Certified:

Licensed to practice in the State of South Carolina. Completion of full residency (four years) in psychiatry. Board Certification in psychiatry strongly perferred, and required for certified classifications.

Sr. Psychiatrist Certified and Non-Certified:

Licensed to practice medicine in the State of South Carolina. Completion of required residency and two (2) years direct patient care experience. Board Certification in psychiatry strongly preferred, and required for certified classifications.

Note: If any Agency Requirements are listed above, applicants must also meet those

requirements to be considered for the position.

Salary may vary depending on experience and qualifications.

Additional Comments:

Supplemental questions are considered part of your official application. Please complete the state application to include all current and previous work history and education. A resume may be attached, but not substituted for completing work history and education sections of the employment application. The employment application will be considered incomplete and not forwarded.

The South Carolina Department of Mental Health (SCDMH) offers an outstanding package of salary and benefits:

* Up to $200K package including benefits

* Health, life, dental insurance

* 15 days each annual and sick leave per year

* 401K as well as State retirement plan

* Practice insurance

* Possible relocation, bonus and tuition loan repayment

* Offering a Flexible work schedule Office and support staff for a package equal to market standards and more. The malpractice insurance is second to none.

South Carolina boasts excellent weath with oceans, beaches and mountains not more than two and one half hours away from almost any location. Good schools, low taxes, and low cost of living. South Carolina offers the arts including, the world renowned Spoleto Arts Festival in Charleston, museums, plenty of golfing, sailing, world-class fishing and natural wildlife as well. Professionally, SCDMH is recognized for its work in some of the best practice areas of psychiatry, and includes the use of telepsychiatry. Go to for more information about SCDMH.