As a Clinical Psychologist with California Correctional Health Care Services, you’ll work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team of mental health clinicians committed to providing optimal care, promoting patients’ successful reintegration into society, and reducing recidivism.
In this key position, you will:
Provide psychological assessment and treatment, crisis intervention, and discharge planning
Participate in committee work, interdisciplinary team conferences, and meetings
Prepare comprehensive patient reports
In return for your efforts, we provide all of the benefits and stability that come with State employment, including:
State of California retirement that vests in 5 years (visit CalPERS.ca.gov for retirement formulas)
Generous paid vacation and holiday schedule
401(k) and 457 plans (tax defer up to $39,000 - $52,000 per year)
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance options
Paid CEU with paid time off to attend
And much more
This rewarding opportunity is located in the quaint town of Calipatria, which is just outside of the Imperial County desert community of El Centro at Calipatria State Prison (CAL).
Effective July 1, 2020, in response to the economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Personal Leave Program 2020 (PLP 2020) was implemented. PLP 2020 requires that each full-time employee receive a 9.23 percent reduction in pay in exchange for 16 hours PLP 2020 leave credits monthly through June 2022.
Internal Number: 5608679
About California Correctional Health Care Services
Established to oversee and provide timely access to quality health care in all adult correctional facilities operated by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation in California, California Correctional Health Care Services is seeking dedicated health care professionals to continue this important mission. In return we offer all of the benefits of employment with State of California, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance options; generous paid time off; and retirement options that include a pension and 401(k) and 457 accounts. Plus, with locations throughout the state, you’re sure to find your perfect fit!