CDOC Mental Health Clinician or Sex Offender Treatment Provider

2 days ago: Colorado State

Job Description

CDOC Mental Health Clinician or Sex Offender Treatment Provider
CDOC Mental Health Clinician or Sex Offender Treatment Provider
$5,004.00 - $6,538.00 Monthly
Statewide, CO
Job Type

Full Time

Department of Corrections
Job Number

Statewide SW/C III 8/2017
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Department Information
We are currently offering housing pay for positions in
Buena Vista (additional $300.00 per month).

The Division of Clinical Services is currently offering a $2,500 new hire sign-on bonus
for Canon City and Buena Vista locations only.
Sign-on bonuses will be based on successful completion of the CDOC Training Academy (CTS), and successful performance review and evaluations.
Sign-on bonuses will paid out as follows:

Canon City and Buena Vista locations only:
+ $500.00 - Graduation of CTA
+ $1,000.00 - 6 Month Performance Review
+ $1,000.00 - 1 Year Performance Review
The mission of the Colorado Department of Corrections (CDOC) is "To protect the citizens of Colorado by holding offenders accountable and engaging them in opportunities to make positive behavioral changes and become law abiding, productive citizens"
Our vision..."Building a safer Colorado for today and tomorrow"
If your goal is to build a career that makes a difference and build greater public confidence in good government, consider joining the dedicated people of the State of Colorado. Our professionals strive to support state government and the citizens of Colorado. Customer service is a key component for every position in state government as is the focus on ideas and ways to redesign the delivery of services in making state government more effective and efficient.
In addition to a great agency and rewarding, meaningful work, we offer:
+ Distinctive career advancement opportunities throughout the state system;
+ Strong, secure, yet flexible Retirement Benefits including PERA Defined Benefit Plan or PERA Defined Contribution Plan plus 401K and 457 plans;
+ Medical and Dental health plans;
+ Paid life insurance;
+ Short and long-term disability coverage;
+ 10 paid holidays per year plus vacation and sick time;
+ Employee wellness programs;
+ Tuition Reimbursement;
+ Loan Repayment and Forgiveness Programs (please see below for additional details);
+ Training opportunities and more.
Description of Job

Mental Health Clinician: This position provides mental health care to a special population of offenders housed in the Colorado Department of Corrections with mental illness, intellectual and developmental disabilities and high risk for suicide and self injury. Assigned case load will consist primarily of offenders with moderate to high mental health treatment needs. Develop Mental Health treatment plans to serve as the basis for treatment. Provide individual and group therapy. Perform routine mental health assessments and interviews to determine progress. Update diagnosis and psychiatric needs levels. Refer offenders to psychology for more complex psychological assessment. Provide information to psychiatry to include client history, previous diagnoses, and alternative treatment available. Participation in 24 hour On Call System. Assures both emergency and non-emergency transfer for offenders experiencing acute mental health crisis. Renders clinical direction to non-clinical staff in mental health care and treatment of inmates. Assures continuity of care for offenders by making appropriate referral and providing necessary information and documentation for transition to receiving units, facilities, or agencies. Current Mental Health Clinician vacancies: Buena Vista, Canon City, Pueblo and Sterling.
Sex Offender Treatment Provider: This position provides intensive sex offender treatment within the CDOC's Sex Offender Treatment & Monitoring Program (SOTMP) including development, implementation and modification of individual treatment plans. SOTMP complies with the Colorado Sex Offender Management Board (SOMB) standards and guidelines. Clinicians providing sex offender treatment are required to apply with the SOMB within 30 days of hire. Conduct and prepare psycho-sexual evaluation for use by community corrections, Parole Board and treatment providers in the community. Prepare parole board assessment to assist the parole board in making release decisions. Participate in support education meetings on a periodic basis. This position will also participate in the Standardized training workshop for Correctional system regarding the Dynamics of Sex Offenders. Provide crisis intervention and consultation to correctional staff concerning high risk behaviors of sex offenders in the institution. Review records and interview offenders to assess sexual violence level, treatment needs, and treatmen
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