Mississippi State Hospital is seeking a Staff Psychiatrist for its Inpatient Services Division. Located 15 minutes from downtown Jackson, the Joint Commission accredited facility has approximately 476 hospital beds. The position offers generous personal and medical leave, 12 paid holidays per year, health insurance, participation in the state of Mississippi retirement program, and other valuable benefits such as no call and no weekends. Rent-free housing is also available. We do not qualify as a J-1 visa site. For further information, please contact: Dr. Duncan Stone, Chief of the Medical Staff P.O. Box 157-A Whitfield, MS 39193 Ph-601-351-8066, Fax-601-351-8257 E-mail: .

For information on these positions, please contact
our Personnel office at 601-351-8020.

Mississippi State Hospital is offering full-time positions for RNs and LPNs.   

Applications for nursing positions are accepted in the Personnel Department daily 8am to 4pm.
Call 601-351-8020 for more information.

Nurse applications may also be completed online at .

For additional information on current employment opportunities,
please contact the Personnel office at 601-351-8020.

Effective Jan. 5, 2015, the MSH Personnel Department will begin accepting paper applications for the positions of MH- Direct Care Trainee (CNA), and MH- Direct Care Trainee (Inpatient Services). Applications for those positions will be accepted in Personnel on Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Please note that applications will continue to be accepted online at

Applicants interested in the Educational Advantage Program should contact Dominique Dale at 601-351-8118.

Applications may be accepted for other available positons on Monday through Friday 8 am - 4 pm.

DCT (Inpatient Services) and CNA (Jaquith Nursing Home) applications may be completed online at .

To apply for the positions listed below, click here..

Facilities Maintence Repairer I

Facilities Maintence Repairer I

Mental Health Medical Staff Application

IDD Medical Staff Application


Mississippi State Hospital is an equal opportunity employer for all individuals regardless of race, color, creed, gender, religion, national origin, age, physical handicap, disability or political affiliation. It is the policy of the Department of Mental Health and each facility to recruit, employ and promote qualified employees without regard to race, color, creed, gender, religion, national origin, age, physical handicap, disability or political affiliation. The Mississippi Department of Mental Health complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, which provides a clear mandate for the elimination of discrimination against individuals
with disabilities.


Mississippi State Hospital is required to verify that all male applicants between the ages of 18 and 26 are registered
with Selective Service.

Personnel Department
Mississippi State Hospital
P. O. Box 286
Whitfield, Mississippi 39193
Telephone: (601) 351-8020

Fax: (601) 351-8222

This page was last updated Wednesday, September 23, 2015