Under the general supervision of the District Administrator/designee, the Vocational Psychologist (VP) plays a key role in the rehabilitation process by administering, scoring, and interpreting various vocational/psychological tests as required, and providing interpretation of existing psychological/educational/vocational records. Advise DOR staff on assessment tools appropriate to the needs for DOR consumers. The VP provides consultation, and personalized training for the district staff concerning psychological testing and psychological issues.
Preference will be given to candidates who are licensed clinical psychologists.
WHO MAY APPLY: Individuals who have eligibility for appointment to the above class (e.g., transfer, list, reinstatement). Employment provisions as outlined by the Department of Personnel Administration's State Restriction of Appointments (SROA) policy will prevail. May also consider T&D.
For a complete job description/duty statement, please contact Kenna Hickman, at 805-560-8137. All interested applicants must submit a standard State Application Form STD 678 (with original signature), and must clearly indicate the basis of their eligibility in line item number 12 (explanation) of the STD 678. In addition to the State Application Form STD 678, applicants must also submit a cover letter and resume.
If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility. This does not apply to Student Assistant vacancies.
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The State of California is an equal opportunity employer to all, regardless of age, ancestry, color, disability (mental and physical), exercising the right to family care and medical leave, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religious creed, sex (includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), and sexual orientation.