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SENIOR PSYCHOLOGIST - 67070691

Date: Jun 13, 2018

Location: MARIANNA, FL, US, 32446

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Requisition No: 24186 

Agency: Agency for Persons with Disabilities

Working Title: SENIOR PSYCHOLOGIST - 67070691

Position Number: 67070691 

Salary:  Negotiable 

Posting Closing Date: 07/03/2018 

Senior Psychologist - Sunland Center - Marianna, FL

 

The Sunland Center in Marianna seeks a licensed psychologist to fill a full-time position under the state job title "Senior Behavioral Analyst.”  This position will report to the Psychology Services Division Director and will perform psychological services as prioritized by leadership to include the following:

 

  • Conduct annual civil commitment evaluations
  • Performs psychological assessments and testing, interviewing, treatment planning, progress noting and other relevant forms of documenting
  • Assists with crisis intervention
  • Conducts individual and group treatment of individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities, severe autism and/or co-occurring mental illnesses
  • Assists in training staff in evidence based practices deemed successful with individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities
  • Assists in developing clinical programs for residents; oversee implementing of same
  • Participates as an active member of the interdisciplinary therapeutic teams and provides consultation and works collaboratively with the team
  • The position may provide time sensitive clinical supervision of unlicensed psychology personnel and master’s level clinicians

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A doctorate from an accredited college or university in psychology, one year of supervised internship experience in professional psychology, and two years of professional experience in psychology. The professional experience noted can be one year of internship and one year of residency.

 

  • A license to practice psychology in the State of Florida. The applicant cannot start in the position until official licensure can be confirmed through the Florida Department of Health.

 

 All applications must be completed online through People First. No faxed or mailed applications will be accepted by the agency.

 

BACKGROUND SCREENING REQUIREMENT:

It is the policy of the Florida Agency for Persons with Disabilities that applicants for employment undergo Level 2 employment screening in accordance with the requirements of Chapter 435, Florida Statutes, as a condition of employment or being permitted to serve as a volunteer.

No applicant for a designated position will be employed or permitted to volunteer until the Level 2 screening results are received, reviewed, and approved by the Agency.
Level 2 background screening shall include, but not be limited to, fingerprinting for Statewide criminal and juvenile records checks through the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, and Federal criminal records checks through the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and may include local criminal records checks through local law enforcement agencies.

THIS POSITION REQUIRES A BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION INCLUDING FINGERPRINTING, PURSUANT TO S. 110.1127(1), FLORIDA STATUTES.

WE HIRE ONLY U.S. CITIZENS AND THOSE LAWFULLY AUTHORIZED TO WORK IN THE U.S.  APD PARTICIPATES IN THE U.S. GOVERNMENT’S EMPLOYMENT ELIGIBILITY VERIFICATION PROGRAM (E-VERIFY). E-VERIFY IS A PROGRAM THAT ELECTRONICALLY CONFIRMS AN EMPLOYEE’S ELIGIBILITY TO WORK IN THE UNITED STATES AFTER COMPLETION OF THE EMPLOYMENT ELIGIBILITY VERIFICATION FORM (I-9).

ALL APPLICANTS SHOULD COMPLETE THE ON-LINE APPLICATION PROCESS.  IF ASSISTANCE IS NEEDED TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, PLEASE CALL THE PEOPLE FIRST SERVICE CENTER AT 1-877-562-7287. RESPONSES TO THE QUALIFYING QUESTIONS ARE REQUIRED TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION. ANSWERS TO THE QUALIFYING QUESTIONS MUST BE VERIFIABLE BASED ON YOUR SUBMITTED APPLICATION.

 

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE.  Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply.  Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code.  Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here.  All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement. 


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