*Position Title: Psychologist
*Company Name: Fifth Judicial District Department of
Correctional Services *Description of Job and Duties: Contract Psychologist
(***Post Docs Welcome to Apply for Residency***)
The 5th Judicial District, Department of Correctional
Services (DCS) is looking for applicants for a contract Psychologist position
within our Polk County Drug Court program. Drug Court program is located in Des
Moines, Iowa, and is a multi-disciplinary, prison diversion program for adult
men and women on probation with long standing or severe substance abuse or
dependency issues. This Drug Court Contract Psychologist position is funded
through a Federal Drug Court Mental Health Enhancement Grant, which is due to
expire September 30, 2015. The Psychologist in this position will conduct
psychosocial histories and evaluations consistent with their training, provide
individual therapy and Drug Court team consultation, as well as serve as a
liaison between Drug Court and community resources. Team consultation will
consist of correspondence with individual team members and/or team staffings.
Applicants are required to have a Masters, Ph.D., or Psy.
D., in a mental health related field, and be licensed as a Mental Health
Counselor (LMHC), Independent Social Worker (LISW), Marriage and Family
Therapist (LMFT), or Licensed Psychologist in good standing in the State of
Iowa. Certification as a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC),
International Alcohol and Drug Counselor (IADC), or International Advanced
Alcohol & Drug Counselor (IAADC) is highly recommended but not required.
Candidates must be willing to complete all pre-employment
screenings and assessments. Hiring is contingent on having No Record on the Child
or Dependent Adult Abuse Registry.
Monday – 8-4:30
Tuesday – 12:30-9
Wednesday – 12:30-9
Thursday – 8:00-4:30
Friday – 8-430
Compensation: From $2,115.38 to $2,307.69 bi-weekly. No
benefits will be provided.
To apply, please visit our web page at www.5thdcs.com. Click on Employment, Current
Position Available, and then Contract Psychologist. Should you have any
problems with the application please contact Ronice Payne at 515-242-6585.
Should you have any questions about the position please contact Dr. Tony Tatman
*Contact Name: Dr. Tony Tatman
*Contact Phone: 515-242-6582
*Contact Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org Contact Address:
1000 Washington Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa 50314
Special Instructions for Applying: To apply, please visit
our web page at www.5thdcs.com. Click on
Employment, Current Position Available, and then Contract Psychologist. Should
you have any problems with the application please contact Ronice Payne at
515-242-6585. Should you have any questions about the position please contact
Dr. Tony Tatman at 515-242-6582.