Details for State Training School - Ad from 2020-03-22

PSYCHOLOGISTS JOb OPEnInGS The State Training School (STS) at Eldora offers a holistic, social, behavioral, psychiatric, academic, and vocational program that utilizes supportive counseling, behavioral health treatment, and consequences paired with praise and opportunity to males, ages 12 to 18 years old who have been adjudicated delinquent. Services and programs provide individualized evaluation and treatment, and offer comprehensive education with the goal of transitioning young men back to the community. The psychologists, counselors, substance abuse professionals and others at the STS are integral to the successful outcome of young men at the facility. The facility is operated by the Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS). Phenomenal hours!! 7:00am-3:30pm or 8am to 4:30pm Monday-Friday is typical with occasional coverage outside those hours. 9 paid Holidays! Generous Sick Leave and Vacation. Psychologist 1 Psychologist 2 The Psychologists at the STS are integral to the successful outcome of young men at the facility. DHS is currently recruiting for a Psychologist 1 to provide supportive counseling and behavioral health treatment as part of a treatment team. If you enjoy challenging, yet rewarding work helping students find stability in their lives and security in their future, and are proficient in – • Working as part of a treatment team to provide behavior management solutions to students with mental disorders • Handling a diverse caseload of emotionally disordered students • Counseling and behavior modification programs for the young men in our facility • Providing both individual and group counseling – you will want to have a career at the STS. The Psychologists at the STS are integral to the successful outcome of young men at the facility. DHS is currently recruiting for a Psychologist 2 to provide supportive counseling and behavioral health treatment as part of a treatment team. If you enjoy challenging, yet rewarding work helping students find stability in their lives and security in their future, and are proficient in – • Working as part of a treatment team to provide behavior management solutions to students with mental disorders • Handling a diverse caseload of emotionally disordered students • Counseling and behavior modification programs for the young men in our facility • Providing both individual and group counseling – you will want to have a career at the STS. Salary ®i $51,209.60 - $77,979.20 Annually Job Type Full-time Job Number 20-02289 Closing 4/6/2020 11:59 PM Central LinkedIn Tag #LI-POST Salary ®i $55,182.40 - $85,633.60 Annually Job Type Full-time Job Number 20-02287 Closing 4/6/2020 11:59 PM Central LinkedIn Tag #LI-POST The State Training School provides an environment rich in psychological challenges that will allow you to practice your craft in a meaningful manor with no boring days. You will perfect and grow your ability in your chosen field by addressing suicide issues, substance abuse, sexual identity, and maladaptive behaviors. You will be the glue that helps pull these young men together. You will be well served by the existing structure which provides you with administrative office staff and security. The State Training School is located in Eldora, Iowa, home of the Pine Lake State Park which offers an array of outdoor recreational activities. Eldora is an Iowa River Greenbelt Community. The Iowa River Greenbelt Scenic Drive winds through a picturesque landscape of valleys, woods and streams. Eldora is 45 minutes from Ames and Cedar Falls, 30 minutes from Marshalltown, and only 22 minutes from Iowa Falls. At the STS we are committed to helping talented Psychologists and Counselors continue to grow by offering benefits such as: • Re-licensure opportunities • Comprehensive Orientation • Team Environment • Training and Development As an employee of the STS you are a State of Iowa employee and eligible for a comprehensive benefits package that includes the kind of benefit package a qualified professional deserves. • High Quality, Low Deductible Family Medical and Dental Insurance. • Family is $201 per month, Single is $45 per month. • Life and Long Term Disability are included at no cost. • IPERS (Iowa Public Employee Retirement System)-Fixed Income Pension • Deferred Compensation with an employer match either as a Roth or Traditional Tax Deferred Plan • Paid Leave – 9 Holidays, Sick Leave, Vacation, Family Sick Leave, and Paid Military Leave • Strong Opportunity for Advancement, Growth, and Development. To learn more about benefits available to State of Iowa employees visit the benefits web page. Applicants must apply on line, please apply at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/iowa Search: Filter - Location - Eldora If you have questions please contact: State Training School • TaLana Holman 3211 Edgington Avenue, Eldora, IA 50627 • Phone: 641-858-5402 Applications should be submitted using the link above no later than APRIL 6, 2020. The State of Iowa is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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