PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSISTANT - UNDERFILL for PSYCHOLOGIST 1
Company: State of Nevada
Location: Carson City
Posted on: January 27, 2023
PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSISTANT - UNDERFILL for PSYCHOLOGIST 1 -
Requisition ID: 15334
Recruitment Type: Open Competitive
Posting Close Date: N/A
Geographical Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa
Department: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Division: DHHS - PUBLIC AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
Business Unit: HR-HHS DPBH RURAL CLINICS
Work Type: PERMANENT
*Pay Grade: GRADE 41
Salary Range: $68,632.56 - $103,168.08
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full Time
Recruiter: NICOLE PEEK
Phone: 775 684-0129
The Division of Public and Behavioral Health: Rural Clinics (RC) is
recruiting for a full time Psychological Assistant (underfill for a
Licensed Psychologist 1) in Carson City, NV. Rural Clinics provides
an array of outpatient behavioral health services for both adults
and children in 16 clinics in 12 counties across Rural Nevada.
Services are generally provided Monday through Friday from 8:00 am
to 5:00 pm. Services assist individuals to achieve self-sufficiency
and recovery. Any position that requires licensure to provide
clinical services must be maintained, without lapses and be in good
standing with subsequent boards. This clinic has been designated as
a loan repayment site through the National Health Services Corps
(NHSC), a program of the Health Research and Services
Administration (HRSA). This position serves as a direct care
provider providing psychotherapy services to adults and/or children
and adolescents and their families, including conduct psychological
assessments and provide consultation to other providers. Licensed
Psychologists with Rural Clinics are expected to take on a
leadership role within the agency and may be asked to perform other
services including program development, research and evaluation. A
successful candidate will have demonstrated experience and /or
competency in multiculturalism and human diversity standards of
practice. In addition, this position may be asked to provide
clinical supervision and training to behavioral health trainees
within the agency, possibly including one or more doctoral
psychology interns enrolled in the APA Accredited Nevada Psychology
Internship Consortium (NV-PIC). The State of Nevada Division of
Public and Behavioral Health provides unique opportunities to
provide psychological services to smaller communities.
To see full Class Specifications visit:
- An active doctoral psychology internship agreement and/or a
certificate of successful completion of a doctoral psychology
internship program is required at the time of application.
Application Evaluation Exam
- The exam will consist of an application and resume evaluation.
It is essential that applications/resumes include detailed
information with time frames regarding education and experience.
The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring
agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills
related testing as part of the interviewing process.
- A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are
required. Persons offered employment in this position will be
required to pay for these items.
- A valid Nevada driver's license or equivalent mobility is
required at the time of appointment and as a condition of
- Psychological Assistants must be approved as a Registered
Psychological Assistant by the State of Nevada Board of
Psychological Examiners at the time of appointment and must remain
in good standing with the Board as a condition of continuing
This recruitment may close at any time based on the number of
applications received. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply
as soon as possible.
*The salary range indicated in this announcement is based on the
Employee/Employer retirement compensation schedule. An
employer-only option is available at a reduced salary range.
The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment
Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and
does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin,
religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership,
genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.
Nearest Major Market: Carson City
Nearest Secondary Market: Reno
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