Job Number: 00119219
Job Posting: Nov 29, 2016, 1:00:00 AM
Closing Date: Jan 29, 2017, 12:59:00 AM Full-time A.M. P.M.
Collective Bargaining Unit: SEIU Local 73 Drs Council Local 20 Posting Salary: COMPETITIVE
Organization: Health and Hospital Systems
LOCATION: CERMAK HEALTH SERVICE
MENTAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT
Applicants may apply for this position online or submit a resume/ CV to the following email address: CermakRecruit@cookcountyhhs.org
When submitting a resume/CV by email, you must include the job title and posting number in the subject line of your email.
An application or resume/CV must be filed for each position which interests you.
To receive Veteran Preference, appropriate discharge papers must be attached to the online application or must be included with your emailed resume/CV. Please refer to Veteran Preference document requirements listed on the bottom of this posting.
The Correctional Psychologist (K2, functional title=Unit Director) works under the direct supervision of the Chief Psychologist and the Director of Mental Health, Cermak Health Services of Cook County Health and Hospitals System (CCHHS), with clinical psychiatric patient management by the responsible Unit Psychiatrist and Chief of Psychiatry. The Unit Director participates in and oversees the orderly management, operation, and delivery of a comprehensive continuum of mental health services in the acute, residential care, and/or outpatient units as well as the receiving and emergency/urgent care areas. This includes the behavioral health delivery system to identify and manage all mental health recipient detainees admitted to the Cook County Department of Corrections (CCDOC) and/or housed in those Divisions/units. MULTIPLE VACANCIES.
Completion of a PhD or PsyD from an American Psychological Association accredited graduate program
Current Licensure in the state of Illinois as a Clinical Psychologist at the doctoral level with a PhD or PsyD
Five (5) years of behavioral health service experience as a clinical psychologist.
Three (3) of progressively responsible clinical or administrative supervision of mental health professionals and programs
Completion of a pre doctoral internship at an American Psychological Association accredited program
Active CPR certification
Forensic or correctional supervised training and/or work experience
Experience in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Experience in Electronic Medical Record (Epic, Cerner, Centricity or other forms)
Experience in working with public health
Experience in dealing with mentally ill, developmentally disable, co-morbid and substance abuse patients
Bilingual in Spanish/English or Polish/English
When applying for employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service
To take advantage of this preference a Veteran must:
Meet the minimum qualifications for the position.
Identify self as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to the question by answering yes to the question, Are you a Military Veteran?
Attach a copy of their DD 214, DD 215 or NGB 22 (Notice of Separation at time of application filing. Please note: If you have multiple DD214s, 215s, or NGB 22S, Please submit the one with the latest date. Coast Guard must submit a certified copy of the military separation from either the Department of Transportation (Before 9/11) or the Department of Homeland Security (After 9/11). Discharge papers must list and Honorable Discharge Status. Discharge papers not listing an Honorable Discharge Status are not acceptable
A copy of a valid State ID Card or Driver's License which identifies the holder of the ID as a Veteran, may also be attached to the application at time of filing.
If items are not attached, you will not be eligible for Veteran Preference
VETERANS MUST PROVIDE ORIGINAL APPLICABLE DISCHARGE PAPERS OR APPLICABLE STATE ID CARD OR DRIVER'S LICENSE AT TIME OF INTERVIEW.
$3.00 per hour differential pay
Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage
- Basic Term Life Insurance
- Pension Plan and Deferred Compensation Program
- Employee Assistance Program
- Paid Holidays, Vacation, and Sick Time
- You may also qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF)
For further information on our excellent benefits package, please click on the following link:http://www.cookcountyrisk.com/
Degrees and transcripts from non-U.S. accredited institutions must be translated and certified to the US equivalent academic credentials by a recognized US education interpreter service.
Degrees awarded outside of the United States with the exception of those awarded in one of the United States' territories and Canada must be credentialed by an approved U.S. credential evaluation service belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) or the Association of International Credential Evaluators (AICE). Original credentialing documents must be presented at time of interview.
Must successfully meet the credentialing standards established by the Cook County Health and Hospitals System to include a State of Illinois PA license and any other license, certification, or specialized training, etc. no later than two (2) weeks prior to the candidate's start date.
COOK COUNTY HEALTH & HOSPITALS SYSTEM IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER