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Job Number: 5604627
Location: California Correctional Center – Susanville
Department Name: California Correctional Health Care Services
Region: Northern California
Time Base/FT/PT: Full Time
Closing Date/FFD: 10/21/20
Clinical Social Worker (Health/Correctional Facility)-Safety
$82,680 – $105,168 Annual Range (Licensed)
$76,860 – $98,064 Annual Range (Non-licensed)
Under direct supervision of the Senior Psychologist, Supervisor, and/or the Supervising Psychiatric Social Worker, the Clinical Social Worker is assigned to the Mental Health Services Delivery System mental health treatment teams, to evaluate individual and psychosocial needs of patients. Provides assessments, group therapy, collateral conferences, documentation and evaluation of patients progress in treatment; functions as a member of the interdisciplinary treatment team to plan; implements and evaluates individual treatment needs; plans objectives and dispositions of patients; coordinates placement with community resources and the Classification and Parole Representative to offer interdisciplinary consultation to clinical/custody staff. Attends treatment planning conferences and collaborates with the Interdisciplinary Treatment Team in the development and implementation of patient treatment plans and programs. Takes appropriate action in responding to emergency situations. During the COVID-19 state of emergency, the Mental Health Program will offer Telework options which will be provided based on operational availability.  In addition, hiring interviews will be available virtually using teleconferencing or video conferencing options.
Possession of a valid license as a licensed clinical social worker by the California Board of Behavioral Science is required for most appointments.Education: If you are meeting minimum qualifications with education, you must include a copy of your diploma/degree and/or unofficial/informal transcripts for verification. You may also send your copies to the hiring contact listed below. Official transcripts may be required upon appointment.

If you are meeting minimum qualifications with education, you must include a copy of your diploma/degree and/or unofficial/informal transcripts for verification. Official transcripts may be required upon appointment.

Please review the appropriate bulletin/assessment on the Bulletin Page for the Minimum Qualifications and, if qualified, complete the Assessment according to the instructions.
How To Apply: You may apply for this position by clicking “Apply Now” on the top or bottom of this page.

Contact or 530-257-2181 x4708 for your questions regarding the application process, and/or status of your application.
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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.     
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Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: Master's
Driver's License Required: Yes
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Reference Check
  • Motor Vehicle Record Check
  • Salary Range: $76-105K DOE/Lic or non-lic
    Accessible by Public Transportation: No