Description of Duties/Essential Functions Benefits Supplemental Questions
Under general direction of the Psychologist Administrator (PSA), makes clinical diagnoses and signs certificates of admission for the developmentally disabled, the mentally retarded, and/or involuntary and court ordered admission of transfers; testifies in court regarding findings and reasons for admission; presents certificate in court regarding the competency of a recipient who are discharged by the court and testifies regarding same, and/or testifies in court regarding a defendant's fitness to plead, to stand trial, to be sentenced or executed.
Requires a Doctoral degree in Psychology from an accredited graduate program in psychology, supplemented by two years of supervised experience in health services of which at least one year is post doctoral and one year is organized health service program.
Requires thorough knowledge of the theories and assumptions underlying the field of psychology. Requires extensive knowledge of the employing agency's rules and regulations governing the field of psychology. Requires licensure as a Clinical Psychologist by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulations.
Work Hours & Location/Agency Contact: WORK HOURS: 8am-4pm Monday through Friday with Saturday/Sunday off
LOCATION/AGENCY: IDOC/Pontiac Correctional Center, 700 W.
Lincoln St., P.O. Box 99, Pontiac, IL 61764.
CONTACT: Elaine Rentz, Human Resources Representative, Pontiac Correctional Center, 700 W.
Lincoln St., P.O. Box 99, Pontiac, IL 61764. Phone 815/842-2816 ext. 2407. Fax 815/842-9079
HOW TO APPLY:
CURRENT STATE EMPLOYEES: Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid Form and new version of the CMS 100 Employment Application (dated 4/2018 or later) to the Agency Contact listed above.
Applicant must be deemed qualified or have submitted a promotional application to CMS to receive a qualifying grade PRIOR to the closing of the posting period. Also submit a copy of Clinical Psychologist license from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulations and a copy of transcript/diploma for Doctoral Degree of Psychology to the address listed above.
FORMER STATE EMPLOYEES: Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid Form and new version of the CMS 100 Employment Application (dated 4/2018) to the Agency Contact listed above.Also submit a copy of Clinical Psychologist license from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulations and a copy of transcript/diploma for Doctoral Degree of Psychology to the address listed above.
NON STATE CANDIDATES: PLEASE SEE INFORMATION BELOW FOR INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO APPLICATION. DO NOT APPLY DIRECTLY TO THE ADDRESS ABOVE.
How to Apply:
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This position may require a current grade from Central Management Services (CMS), Division of Examining and Counseling, to be deemed qualified and available for employment consideration. For more information, please refer to the Work4Illinois website at Work.Illinois.Gov and select 'Application Procedures'. Additional information may also be obtained from the Agency Contact listed above or by contacting CMS, Division of Examining and Counseling at Work4Illinois@Illinois.gov or (217) 782-7100, (217) 785-3979 (TDD/TTY), (800) 526-0844 (TTY Only).
Additional Documentation for Clinical Psychologist:
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NOTE: Salary amounts shown are only to be used as a guide; actual salary will be determined at the time of hire based on current salary plans and/or collective bargaining agreements, if applicable.
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