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Agency No.: 705

Application Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Position No #00095

Recruitment Type: General Public

Location Marion, VA

Job Title: Psychiatrist


Job Duties/Qualifications: Southwestern Virginia Mental Health Institute is located in Marion, Virginia, sitting in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Our 179-bed behavioral health facility offers an exciting career in a wide range of interesting pathology in psychiatric treatment while providing a highly desirable work-life balance. SWVMHI currently has two positions available. One position will serve on our Geriatrics Unit. Another position will be working with our Admissions Units. These positions offer a competitive salary with generous state benefits and paid malpractice insurance, loan repayment, ME stipend/leave, sign-on bonus, and relocation allowance. No on-call required, with compensated on-call available.


If you are licensed or eligible for licensure in Virginia, and have completed a psychiatric residency, please send your current CV to or you may contact a member of our Human Resources staff at 276-783-1204 to discuss this opportunity.


SWVMHI is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. We invite you to join a team of dedicated physicians and loyal staff who are committed to promoting a life of possibilities for all Virginians.


Minimum Rate: $200,000/year, negotiable based upon experience $10,000 sign-on bonus and moving and relocation allowance.


SWVMHI IS A TOBACCO FREE FACILITY To Access the State Application visit our new Recruitment Management System (RMS) Website at: We are accepting applications only through the RMS System. Contact Kim Sayers Phone No. 276-783-1204 Fax No. 276-783-0844 WEB:


SWVMHI offers rewarding career opportunities and benefits providing excellent care and treatment to individuals with mental illnesses. We consistently aim to attract, recruit, and retain the most qualified professionals.


Through the Commonwealth’s centralized on-line job listing service, candidates can enter their employment application once and globally apply for opportunities here at SWVMHI and other state employment openings.


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Equal Opportunity Employer

Employment opportunities are open to all qualified applicants, without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability. If you are a person with a disability and need accommodations, please contact the Human Resources Office at 276-783-1204.





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Please click here for the most up-to-date listing of all of our job opportunities, to complete your state application, and submit electronically. Once on the Virginia job site, click Search Postings and then click on Agency - Southwestern Virginia Mental Health Institute (705). All applicants must apply on line -- E-mail, fax, and paper applications will not be considered.


Please direct all questions and requests for any assistance you may need completing the application to:

Human Resources
340 Bagley Circle
Marion, VA 24354

Phone #: 276-783-1204
Fax #: 276-783-0844.