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Salary: $7,116.00 - $7,367.00
Posted: 03/13/2013

Job Description:
YOU MUST HAVE CURRENT CERTIFICATION LIST ELIGIBILITY AS OF 3/13/13, LATERAL OR REINSTATEMENT ELIGIBILITY TO APPLY FOR THIS VACANCY. YOUR STATE APPLICATION MUST INDICATE YOU ARE APPLYING FOR “PSYCHOLOGIST-CLINICAL POSITION NUMBER 188-220-9283-VRS”. PLEASE EXPLAIN YOUR ELIGIBILITY (I.E. LATERAL TRANSFER, ON A LIST, ETC.) Job Description: Under the general direction of the Senior Psychologist (Supervisor), the Psychologist-Clinical (Psych-Clinic) is responsible for the psychological assessment, treatment, crisis intervention and discharge planning of inmate mental health patients; and program development, program evaluation, and clinical research. The Psych-Clinic may be assigned at various times to the Outpatient Housing Unit (OHU), Correctional Clinical Case Management System (CCCMS), and Administrative Segregation Unit (ASU). In addition, the Psych-Clinic is responsible for pre-admission screenings and psychological evaluation of inmates admitted to Mental Health Services, crisis intervention, individual and group psychotherapy; treatment and discharge planning; participating in interdisciplinary team evaluations; and consulting with the Psychiatrists, Nursing staff, and other institution staff. The Psych-Clinic may be assigned other clinical duties throughout the institution including participation in staff meetings, institutional committees, and consults with custody staff, as well as supervision and training to students, interns, unlicensed psychologists and other staff. The Psych-Clinic may also participate in program evaluation and research and may provide consultation on research design and analysis of data. ** Position is pending freeze exemption approval. ** Through June 30, 2013, full time employees’ monthly pay will be reduced by 4.62% in exchange for (8) hours of leave. Part time employees shall be subject to the pay reduction on a pro-rated basis consistent with their time base. The above salary does not reflect this reduction. ** Benefits Information may be obtained by going to the Department of Personnel Administration website at and to the CalPers website for Health Benefits at . In order to apply and be considered for this position, ALL APPLICANTS should submit a completed Standard State Application Form (Std 678), along with a copy of your most recent performance report to the contact information address. Standard State Application Form (STD 678) available at, under “My Profile”. All Methods of appointment may be considered. This advertisement will be used for this and other vacancies that may occur during this posting. Applications may be screened and only the most competitive will be invited for an interview. Once a significant candidate pool is received, an internal cutoff period will be established and interviews will be scheduled. This position has the possibility of becoming permanent.

Additional Information:

Working Title Position Number
Psychologist, Clinical 099 - 220 - 9283 - vrs
Location County
Health Care Services, Jamestown, CA TUOLUMNE
Timebase Tenure
Full Time Limited Term  12 month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
Until Filled None Specified
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
SCC, Attn: CCHCS Hiring Desk
5100 O'Byrnes Ferry Rd.
Jamestown, 95327
Terri St. Clair
209-984-5291 x5339

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