Are you looking to practice quality mental health care in a stable and secure environment? At California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS)/California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR), dedicated clinical social workers, like you, work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team of mental health clinicians committed to providing optimal care, promoting patients’ successful reintegration into society, and reducing recidivism.
In this key position, you will:
Conduct assessments and summarize case information for use in diagnosis, treatment, and release
Develop, monitor, and modify treatment plans as necessary; document and evaluate treatment progress
Coordinate patient placement with community services
In return for your efforts, CCHCS/CDCR offers a competitive benefits package, including:
Generous paid vacation and holiday schedule
State of California retirement that vests in 5 years – visit CalPERS.ca.gov for retirement formulas
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance options
401(k) and 457 plans – tax defer up to $39,000 - $52,000 per year
Free on-site, in-person CEUs
And much more
We currently have opportunities available throughout California, which means you’re sure to find the perfect fit. 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.
Take the first step toward joining this outstanding team and contact Tim Koch, Recruiter at Timothy.Koch@cdcr.ca.gov or (916) 691-2874.
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.
Internal Number: Multiple Openings
About California Correctional Health Care Services
Established to oversee and provide timely access to quality health care in all adult correctional facilities operated by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation in California, California Correctional Health Care Services is seeking dedicated health care professionals to continue this important mission. In return we offer all of the benefits of employment with State of California, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance options; generous paid time off; and retirement options that include a pension and 401(k) and 457 accounts. Plus, with locations throughout the state, you’re sure to find your perfect fit!