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Licensed Clinical Therapist

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Job Description:


The Utah Department of Corrections is looking to hire a Licensed Clinical Therapist (LCT) to provide treatment to inmates who are in the Sex Offender program with the Institutional Programming Division. 

Principle Duties
As the Therapist you will provide 4–6 therapy group sessions and 6 individual sessions a week in a therapeutic community environment. Document the progress of group and client's progress; conduct assessments; treatment planning and discharges. Will work as part of a large team to challenge and change irrational thought patterns and behaviors among the male clients in the program. The LCT will also be part of other support groups, crisis management, and conflict resolution activities for the clients. Licensure as a Psychologist, Clinical Social Worker, Marriage and Family Therapist, or Clinical Mental Health Counselor required. The LCT position is NOT public safety certified, and does not require peace officer status or certification.

The Ideal Candidate will:

  • Hold a Licensure as a Psychologist, Clinical Social Worker, Marriage and Family Therapist, or Clinical Mental Health Counselor.
  • Speak and write effectively.
  • Have the ability to maintain detailed records.
  • Work as a team.
  • Experience with treatment programs.


Preference
Preference may be given to those applicants who have experience working with sex offenders.

Positions may be filled as a Caseworker III upon the qualification of the applicant. The Caseworker III shall be Licensed as Associate Clinical Mental Health Counselor, Associate Marriage and Family Therapist, or a Certified Social Worker. The pay range for a Caseworker III is $22.11 - $26.02.


Why You Should Join Our Team

The Utah Department of Corrections encourages the professional growth of individual staff. And is a team of professionals who are dedicated to ensuring the public's safety. You will receive great health and retirement benefits. Click here to view a summary of the benefits we offer. We also provide a generous paid time off so you can spend more time with your family and have a positive work-life balance.  


The Agency

The Utah Department of Corrections is a dedicated team of professionals who ensures public safety by effectively managing offenders while maintaining close collaboration with partner agencies and the community. Our team is devoted to providing maximum opportunities for offenders to make lasting changes through accountability, treatment, education, and positive reinforcement within a safe environment. For more information on the Utah Department of Corrections please click here.

Benefits:

The State of Utah offers eligible employees a variety of benefits including medical, dental, life and disability insurance, as well as a comprehensive leave program.  Please click the following link for detailed information: Benefits

Amount of Pay:

$23.31

Frequency of Pay:

per hour

Total Years of Relevant Experience:

2
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Function:

Medical, Dental and Mental Health Services

Status:

Full-time

Posted:

02.08.2018
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Discipline:

Prisons & Institutions

Level:

Mid-level

Application Deadline:

02.11.2018