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Psychologist - Assistant Forensic Director

Job Description

Georgia Regional Hospital - Savannah, located in Savannah Georgia is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Assistant Forensic Director.

Job Responsibilities:

This position is critical to operating the expanded Forensic Services Program at GRHS. Is needed to assist with the administrative and clinical oversight of 3 forensic units, 2 outpatient evaluation teams, and monitoring of forensic individuals in the community. Is needed to assist with the supervison and training of staff, as well as monitoring and improving the quality of care for 110 forensic individuals.

Qualifications

A current Georgia license to practice psychology (license may be temporary, provisional, or permanent)

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to those who, in addition to meeting the above qualifications, also possess the following: Georgia license to practice psychology with substantial prior experience in forensics and supervision

Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary (Salary Depends On Skills and Experience), we offer a generous benefits package that includes a flexible schedule, training opportunities, employee retirement plan, deferred compensation, 12 paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, dental, vision, long term care, and life insurance.

This position is a pay grade 19 on the statewide salary plan.

Employment Information

This position is located at Georgia Regional Hospital at Savannah in Savannah, Georgia.

Since opening in 1970, GeorgiaRegional Hospital at Savannah (GRHS) has stood as a beacon of hope for consumers in need of mental health, developmental disability and addictive disease services in the southeast region of the state of Georgia.

Savannah, Georgia's First City is first, in family fun for the summer! With more than 50 cultural and historic attractions, there are plenty of museums, galleries, great entertainment and tours to keep busy and beat the heat!

Come join our team of professional staff and make a difference.

Applying for this job

Please email your cover letter and resume in Microsoft Word format to: grhs_hr@dhr.state.ga.us

To ensure proper routing/handling of your credentials, copy/paste or type the following title in the subject line of your email: Psychologist - Assistant Forensic Director  If you are currently employed by DBHDD, please include "Internal Employee" in the subject line as well.

You may be subject to a Drug Screen. You may be required to submit fingerprints to check for the existence of Criminal History Record Information through the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. You do have the right to challenge the contents of any Criminal History that is located, should you choose to do so.

The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities provides services to ensure the health and welfare of Georgians. As an employee of DBHDD, in the event of an identified emergency you may be required, as a term and condition of employment, to assist in meeting the emergency responsibilities of the department.