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UCHC Clinician Supervisor

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Position Details

Position Information

Recruitment/Posting Title UCHC Clinician Supervisor
Job Category Staff & Executive - Healthcare
Department UCHC-State Parole Board-CSL
Overview

University Correctional Health Care (UCHC), operating within Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is dedicated to excellence in providing physical, mental health, dental and sex offender treatment services to those involved in the criminal and juvenile justice systems in New Jersey. UCHC operates with a total budget of $150 million and approximately 1,100 staff serving roughly 20,500 inmates in twelve adult correctional facilities, 400 residents in fourteen JJC locations, and 1,000 individuals in ten state parole board offices.

We are committed to being a leader in the delivery of effective, compassionate and accessible care informed by research within correctional environments.

We Care. We Teach. We Heal. We Improve.

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national research university and the state of New Jersey’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Established in 1766 and celebrating a milestone 250th anniversary in 2016, the university is the eighth oldest higher education institution in the United States. More than 67,000 students and 22,000 faculty and staff learn, work, and serve the public at Rutgers locations across New Jersey and around the world.

Posting Summary

Rutgers University Correctional Health Care is seeking a Clinician Supervisor for the New Jersey State Parole Board’s Community Supervision for Life Program. The Clinician Supervisor, under the direction of the Clinician Administrator, oversees the daily operation Offender Outpatient Services for the New Jersey State Parole Board (NJSPB).

  • Oversees operations at a program level by monitoring assessments, caseload, schedules, and staffing assignments to optimize resources on a daily basis; develops a comprehensive range of services; develops and implements clinical programs in conjunction with Clinicians.
  • Supervises and provides administrative leadership to multidisciplinary staff.
  • Reviews the quality of clinical records and provides ongoing feedback to clinicians on their documentation; completes the required qualitative chart reviews.
  • Provides specialized assessments of individuals convicted of a sex offense, group treatment focusing on the treatment of individuals convicted of a sex offense and individual and family therapy as clinically indicated.
  • Responds with professionally to cultural and social issues of offenders and intervenes clinically based on widely accepted and effective approaches and theoretical orientation.
  • Demonstrates competency in recognizing the unique needs and applies relevant treatment approaches for adults (ages 18 – 64), seniors (ages 65 +) and their families.
Position Status Full Time
Hours Per Week
Daily Work Shift
FLSA Exempt
Grade 30S
Position Salary
Annual Minimum Salary 76232.000
Annual Mid Range Salary 93612.000
Annual Maximum Salary 110994.000
Standard Hours 37.50
Union Description CWA 1040
Payroll Designation PeopleSoft
Benefits

Information about the benefits provided to Rutgers employees can be found at: http://uhr.rutgers.edu/benefits/benefits-overview

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

Qualifications

Minimum Education and Experience

Minimum of a Doctoral Degree in psychology plus three (3) years of experience. Candidates with a Doctorate in Psychology must possess a license as a psychologist. One year of relevant supervisory experience and one year of forensic experience preferably in the assessment and treatment of individuals convicted of a sex offense required.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Effective team leadership, training and interpersonal skills are required. Computer literacy is required.

Preferred Qualifications
Equipment Utilized
Physical Demands and Work Environment

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Ability to work at varying computer workstations provided by the Department of Corrections in shared office environments. The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand. The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences. Extended sitting is required. Ability to move from unit to unit within correctional facilities. Frequently walks, bends, stretches, pushes and pulls. Intermittent physical exertion when performing job activities. Lifting and pulling up to 10 pounds. Hearing and sight are essential. May be required to travel within the state. Ability to implement Universal Precautions and Safety Precautions

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Able to function in a stressful environment and relate well to the patients, security staff and health care team members. A generally crisis oriented, secure environment working with adults, some who exhibit aggressive, threatening and assaultive behaviors. Handle emergency and crisis situations. Incumbent must exhibit flexibility to work in a variety of settings. May be exposed to infections and contagious diseases. Possibility of cuts, burns, bruises, strains. Subject to varying and unpredictable situations. Entering and movement within the facility will be controlled by Correctional Officers.

Special Conditions

Must be approved by the New Jersey State Parole Board (NJSPB) and adhere to all NJSPB requirements. Employees will be subject to and must comply with all security regulations and procedures of NJSPB. Violations of NJSPB rules and regulations are grounds for a disciplinary action and potential termination.

A valid Driver’s License is required. Must possess own vehicle.

Posting Details

Posting Number 17ST2648
Posting Open Date
Special Instructions to Applicants
Regional Campus Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS)
Home Location Campus Off Campus
Location Details Statewide

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: http://uhr.rutgers.edu/non-discrimination-statement

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education you have completed?
    • High School Diploma/GED
    • Associate's Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • Ph.D.
  2. * Do you have an unrestricted permit to practice psychology in New Jersey (license) by the New Jersey Board of Psychological Examiner?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * How many years of experience do you have working with sex offenders?
    • 0 to 1
    • 2 to 4
    • 5 to 8
    • 8+
  4. * How many years of supervisory/managerial experience do you have?
    • 0 to 1
    • 2 to 4
    • 5 to 8
    • 8+

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application