Western State Hospital

Western State Hospital is a state psychiatric hospital which is licensed and operated by the Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services.

Career Opportunities at Western State Hospital

A leader in psychiatric treatment since 1828 which presently offers unique opportunities for employees to work in a clinical setting that is affiliated with the University of Virginia and other institutions of higher education in the area. Along with the highly qualified and dedicated staff, employees enjoy the beauty and serenity of the scenic Shenandoah Valley.

We provide an excellent benefit package, competitive salaries, and the opportunity to work with a special group of patients in a therapeutic environment.

Our interdisciplinary team provides quality care to a special group of patients.

Positions are available throughout the hospital with negotiable salary range.

Applications for any of the posted positions are only accepted online through:

Nurse and Psychiatric Nursing Assistant Recruiting
For assistance, contact HR:

Phone: (540) 332-8300

VA Relay Dial 711 (Assisted Calling)

Fax: (540) 332-8305

Our benefits package includes:

Western State Hospital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or employment activities


 For Comments or Questions Concerning this Web Site, contact the WSH Webmaster
 © Western State Hospital, Commonwealth of Virginia