Santa Clara County jails have current openings for Psychiatrists. The position will be classified as floater. This floater position works Friday through Monday. Doctors will know schedules in advance but occasionally shifts/assignments can change due to illnesses, emergencies, etc. The locations that the doctor would float between are the Acute inpatient unit at the main jail, the outpatient clinic at the main jail and the outpatient clinic at the Milpitas site.
Acute Inpatient Psychiatric Unit [ 7am to 5pm or 8 am to 6 pm]—Availability varies but the need is mostly weekend, holiday and vacation coverage.
Outpatient Clinics at the Milpitas site [8am to 6 pm]--- availability varies.
The salary for the Friday through Monday 7am to 5pm job at the Santa Clara jail is $330,000 per year plus $10,000 in bonuses and full benefits.