NOTE: THIS IS A REPOSTING OF CS-20214585-43041. IF YOU APPLIED UNDER THE PREVIOUS OPENING (November 24-December 8, 2021), YOU CANNOT SUBMIT A NEW APPLICATION.
If you are looking for a great opportunity to utilize your experience and training in the field of Psychology, we have the position for you. Wernersville State Hospital is seeking a hard working, passionate, and caring Licensed Psychologist that wants to make a positive difference in the lives of consumers that reside at the facility.You will represent the Psychology Department as a member of a multi-disciplinary treatment team, which sets goals and approaches by assessing the needs and problems of consumers by formulating individual treatment plans. You will administer psychological testing by utilizing techniques to measure levels of emotional and mental functions as an aid to more accurate diagnosis and treatment planning.
Additional details regarding the duties of this position may be found in the position description.
Work Hours and additional information:
The Department of Human Services provides excellent benefits, pay increases, paid leave and holidays, as well as opportunities for career advancement.
Hours of work: 8:00am-4:00pm, Monday-Friday, 30-minute lunch.
Overtime: As required and subject to emergency call in.
You will receive further communication regarding this position via email. Please check your email, including spam folders, for these notices.
If you are selected for hire and you are not a current Commonwealth employee, this position requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to the start of your employment. You are considered to be fully vaccinated two weeks after your second dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine (e.g., the Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines) or two weeks after receiving a one-dose COVID-19 vaccine (e.g., the Johnson & Johnson vaccine). If you are not fully vaccinated prior to the start of your employment, or you have not received an accommodation exempting you from the Commonwealth's vaccination policy based on a medical or religious reason, your job offer will be rescinded.
If you are selected for hire and you are a current Commonwealth employee, this position requires you to be either fully vaccinated prior to starting in this position OR undergo weekly testing for COVID-19. Unless you have received an accommodation exempting you from the Commonwealth's vaccination policy based on a medical or religious reason, if you are not fully vaccinated prior to starting in this position and you refuse to undergo weekly COVID-19 testing, your job offer will be rescinded.
Necessary Special Requirement- Possession of a valid license to practice psychology as issued by the Pennsylvania State Board of Psychology.
PA residency currently waivedfor this title.
Do not submit resumes, cover letters, and similar documents. These documents will not be reviewed and the information contained therein will not be considered for the purposes of determining your eligibility for the position or to determine your score. Information to support your eligibility for the position must be provided on the application (i.e., relevant, detailed experience/education).
If you are claiming education and/or certification in your answers to the supplemental application questions, you must attach a copy of your college transcripts and/or certification for your claim to be accepted toward meeting the minimum requirements. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable.
Must be able to perform essential job functions.
This position comes under the provisions of the Older Adult Protective Services Act:
Veterans: Pennsylvania law (51 Pa. C.S. 7103) provides employment preference for qualified veterans for appointment to many state and local government jobs. To learn more about employment preferences for veterans, go to www.employment.pa.gov/Additional%20Info/Pages/default.aspx and click the Veterans' Preference tab or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Commonwealth is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. The Commonwealth values inclusion as we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most qualified people to serve the citizens of Pennsylvania. The Commonwealth does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, ancestry, union membership, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, AIDS or HIV status, disability, or any other categories protected by applicable federal or state law. All diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.
Completing the application, including all supplemental questions, serves as your exam for this position. No additional exam is required at a test center (also referred to as a written exam).
Your score is based on the detailed information you provide on your application and in response to the supplemental questions.
Your score is valid for this specific posting only.
You must provide complete and accurate information or:
your score may be lower than deserved.
you may be disqualified.
You may only apply/testonce for this posting.
Your results will be provided via email.
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