College of South Jersey
March 17, 2023
Offerd Salary:$260
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Position Details

Position Information

Recruitment/Posting Title Psychologist

Job Category Staff & Executive - Healthcare - Medical and Patient Services Department UBHC-Brief Treatment-Edison Overview

Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care (UBHC), established in 1971, offers a full continuum of evidence based behavioral health and addiction services for children, adolescents, adults, and seniors throughout New Jersey. UBHC's 1,060 experienced behavioral health professionals and support staff are dedicated to treatment, prevention, and education. UBHC, one of the largest providers of behavioral health care in the country, has a budget of $260 million and has 15 sites throughout New Jersey. Services are readily accessible and include: inpatient, outpatient, partial hospitalization, screening, crisis stabilization, family/caregiver support, community outreach and case management, supportive housing, supported employment, prevention and consultation, employee assistance programs, and a licensed therapeutic school from preschool through high school. Specialty services include the New Jersey suicide prevention helpline and peer help lines for police, veterans, active military, teachers, mothers of special needs children and child protective service workers. In FY2016, UBHC treated 16,199 consumers, had 24,502 admissions, and touched the lives of 19,441 individual callers through peer support. In addition, UBHC is the primary mental health training resource for the New Jersey departments of Human Services, Children and Families, and Corrections, delivering 16,000 trainings each year.

Posting Summary

Rutgers The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Psychologist for the Edison Outpatient Department within Rutgers, University Behavioral Health Care.

Under the direction of the Program Director, the Psychologist provides therapeutic interventions for the psychological and social needs of individuals served. Provides psychological testing as required by the program to increase our understanding of the issues experienced by the individuals we serve. Supports the integration of evidence based practices and provide therapeutic interventions based upon the principles of wellness and recovery.

Among the key duties of this position are the following:

  • Actively participates in and contributes to the smooth functioning of unit and demonstrates initiative and flexibility regarding work assignments as observed by supervisor and administrative feedback.
  • Effectively contributes to and supports an environment that enhances the positive self-image of individuals served and preserves their human dignity as observed by supervisor.
  • Provides direct care, psychotherapeutic interventions/services in accordance with UBHC program/unit policies, accreditation standards, licensing regulations and billing requirements.
  • Consistently provides individual, group and family therapy based on sound clinical judgment with empathy and concern as indicated by supervisory observation and feedback from individual served, family and fellow team members.
  • Completes and monitors clinical records in compliance with UBHC program policies, accreditation standards, licensing regulations and billing requirements.
  • Takes a lead clinical role in the department, including the professional development of staff, students and interns as assigned by supervisor.
  • Position Status Full Time Hours Per Week Daily Work Shift Rotating Work Arrangement FLSA Exempt Grade 29S Position Salary Annual Minimum Salary 77582.000 Annual Mid Range Salary 93438.000 Annual Maximum Salary 111188.000 Standard Hours 37.50 Union Description HPAE, Local 5094 Payroll Designation PeopleSoft Benefits

    Rutgers offers a comprehensive benefit program to eligible employees. For details, please go to https:// Rutgers also offers a benefit program to eligible full-time postdoctoral fellow students. For details, please go to https: // insurance.

    Seniority Unit Terms of Appointment Staff - 12 month Position Pension Eligibility ABP


    Minimum Education and Experience

  • Ph.D., Psy.D., Ed.D. in Psychology with relevant experience that includes consultation, testing, program development/evaluation activities.
  • Minimum of two (2) years' experience, including graduate training, working in a behavioral health care or related setting.
  • Certifications/Licenses

  • Candidate must be licensed in the State of New Jersey as a Clinical Psychologist.
  • Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Computer skills (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook).
  • Preferred Qualifications Equipment Utilized Physical Demands and Work Environment Special Conditions

    Posting Details

    Posting Number 23ST0403

    Posting Open Date Special Instructions to Applicants

  • All applicants will be required to upload a recent copy of their professional licenses/certification.
  • Regional Campus Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS) Home Location Campus Off Campus City Edison State NJ Location Details

    Pre-employment Screenings

    All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of all pre- employment screenings.

    Immunization Requirements

    Under Policy 60.1.35 Immunization Policy for Rutgers Employees and Prospective Employees, Rutgers University requires all prospective employees to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated and have received a booster (where eligible) against COVID-19 prior to commencement of employment, unless the University has granted the individual a medical or religious exemption. Employees who are not eligible for a booster at the time of an offer of employment must provide proof they have received a booster upon eligibility and upload proof of same. Under Policy 100.3.1 Immunization Policy for Covered Individuals, if employment will commence during Flu Season, Rutgers University may require certain prospective employees to provide proof that they are vaccinated against Seasonal Influenza for the current Flu Season, unless the University has granted the individual a medical or religious exemption. Additional infection control and safety policies may apply. Prospective employees should speak with their hiring manager to determine which policies apply to the role or position for which they are applying. Failure to provide proof of vaccination for any required vaccines or obtain a medical or religious exemption from the University will result in rescission of a candidate's offer of employment or disciplinary action up to and including termination.

    Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

    It is university policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all its employees and applicants for employment regardless of their race, creed, color, national origin, age, ancestry, nationality, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, disability status, liability for military service, protected veteran status, affectional or sexual orientation, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing), or any other category protected by law. As an institution, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, pay, fringe benefits, layoff, termination or any other terms and conditions of employment. For additional information please see the Non-Discrimination Statement at the following web address: https:// discrimination-statement

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Do you have a Ph.D., Psy.D., Ed.D. in Psychology with relevant experience that includes consultation, testing, and program development/evaluation activities?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have a minimum of two (2) years experience including graduate training in a behavioral health care or related setting?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Are you licensed in the State of New Jersey as a Clinical Psychologist?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have computer skills in Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Applicant Documents

    Required Documents

  • Resume/CV
  • Certifications/Licenses
  • Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  • From this employer

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