Posted by: California Correctional Health Care Services on Jun 13, 2019
Clinical Psychology Intern
Job Number: 4974290
Location: Valley State Prison - Chowchilla
Department Name: CDCR
Region: Central California
Time Base/FT/PT: Full Time Limited Term
Closing Date/FFD: Until Filled
Would you like to join an organization committed to improving mental health care and enjoy the stability and benefits of a state career?
Then consider working for the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.
We have a great opportunity for a Clinical Psychology Intern.
About the Clinical Psychology Internship
Receives training from the clinical psychology staff and gains practical experience by observing and assisting with the work performed; assists in and performs psychological research; collects and organizes data, makes analyses, and prepares reports; observes methods, problems, and principles related to psychological services to clients or inmates covering either a broad range of disordered behavior or specific to particular problems, e.g., children, sex offenders, mentally or developmentally disabled, alcoholics, aged; administers, scores, and interprets psychological tests; interviews clients or inmates; takes work, social, and case histories; participates in in-service training programs; gains supervised experience in counseling, group and individual therapy, and other psychological methods of behavior modification; gains experience in the problems, methods, and ethics of professional conduct and practice. Under close supervision and in a trainee capacity, to learn and assist in a clinical psychology program, and to do other related work.
This is a Full Time Limited Term (12 months) position.
$2,889 starting monthly salary
For information on benefits, please click here
To learn about the Minimum Requirements for this position, please read the Job Specification .
Graduation from college and enrollment in and completion of at least one year of a postgraduate program leading to the Doctoral Degree in Psychology (clinical specialty) in a university department of psychology of recognized standing,
Possession of the Doctoral Degree in Psychology from a university department of psychology of recognized standing with sufficient graduate course work for clinical specialization.
In order to apply and be considered for this position, ALL APPLICANTS should submit a completed Standard State Application Form (Std 678) and a copy of college transcripts and/or degree certificate from university.
YOU MUST HAVE CURRENT CERTIFICATION, LATERAL OR REINSTATEMENT ELIGIBILITY TO APPLY FOR THIS VACANCY. IF NOT, CLICK ON THE DEPARTMENT LINK BELOW FOR BULLETIN AND EXAM INFORMATION. SUBJECT TO RE-EMPLOYMENT/SROA/DROA CLEARANCE.
How to apply
In order to apply and be considered for this position, ALL APPLICANTS should submit a completed Standard State Application and a copy of college transcripts and/or degree certificate from university.
CCHCS Regional HR Administration â€" Central
Attn: Rodrick Cherry, Cert Unit
Fresno, CA 93755
All Methods of appointment may be considered.
This advertisement will be used for this and other vacancies that may occur during this posting and future Permanent/Full-time and/or Limited Term/Full-time vacancies that may occur at Valley State Prison. Limited term positions have the ability to become permanent.
Applications may be screened and only the most competitive will be invited for an interview.
The term VAR in the position number indicates that multiple vacancies exist for this classification.
You must have List, Lateral or Reinstatement eligibility in order to apply for this position. If not, you must complete the Education and Experience for this classification before you can apply.
The challenges of our work are tremendous...
But the rewards of making such a significant difference in peopleâ€™s lives are even more impressive. We provide competitive compensation as well as the superior California State Employee benefits and retirement package.
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.
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