CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

4A13
PRISON PSYCHOLOGIST SUPERVISOR


GENERAL DEFINITION

This is supervisory psychological work directing a program of psychological testing, psychotherapy, and other psychological services for inmates in a large municipal prison system. The employee in this class also directs a small social work staff providing individual and group counseling services to inmates identified as sex offenders. The incumbent develops and modifies program goals and objectives in relation to inmate population needs and correctional policy and theory. Supervision of a staff of lower level psychologists, social workers, and student interns as well as establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with clients, colleagues, and representatives of outside agencies are important aspects of the work. The employee reports to an administrative superior.

ALLOCATING FACTORS: (The following conditions must be met for a position to be allocated to this class.)


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)


REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES


MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE
(The following statement represents the minimum training and experience standards which will be used to admit or reject applicants for tests. Applications submitted by candidates for this class will be reviewed based on training and experience requirements as approved on 1/02.)

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS


PAY RANGE: EP24
Class Established:

Latest Spec. Revision:
CSC: 10/01, Ad Board: 1/02

SK/sb


END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 4A13