Psychologists - Minnesota Department of Corrections

Posted: May 27, 2021

Minnesota Department of Corrections

Are you looking for a unique opportunity to transform lives and make a difference? The Minnesota Department of Corrections (DOC) is now hiring Psychologists in Lino Lakes, Rush City, and St. Cloud. Psychologist contribute to a safer Minnesota by providing behavioral health services to individuals who are incarcerated in a Minnesota Correctional Facility (MCF) and provide clinical consultation and training to DOC staff.

Job Duties Include:

  • Conduct clinical assessments of clients with complex and/or treatment-resistant behavioral health issues and symptoms to determine and document their amenability to treatment, diagnoses, treatment needs and risk factors.
  • Develop, implement, and document treatment plans and services for clients with complex and/or treatment-resistant behavioral health issues and symptoms.
  • Provide clinical supervision, consultation, training, oversight and evaluation to other behavioral health practitioners and interns/students as assigned, consistent with license and competencies.
  • Complete other psychological evaluations on clients, which may include neuropsychological evaluations, civil commitment reports, or competency/capacity evaluations.

Psychologist 3 Salary Range: $31.70 - $47.14/hourly; $66,189 - $98,428/annually

Work Shift/Work Hours: Days/Varies by location

Days of Work: Monday - Friday

Travel Required: No

Benefits include:

  • Vacation leave
  • Sick leave
  • Paid holidays
  • Comprehensive insurance benefits (health, dental, life and optional insurance coverage and more)
  • Eligibility for the Corrections Early Retirement Plan
  • Free parking

How to apply:

To view the complete job announcement, as well as to apply, please visit and refer to the Job ID 44121 for Lino Lakes, Job ID 43365 for Rush City and Job ID 45535 for St. Cloud. The deadline to apply is June 30, 2021. For questions about the position, please contact Teresa Moen at 651-361-7592 or [email protected]

Why Work For Us?

Join a team with a national reputation for excellence! The Minnesota Department of Corrections (DOC) is highly regarded nationwide and has provided a model for other corrections systems to follow. Our mission is to transform lives for a safer Minnesota. We offer great State of Minnesota benefits, competitive pay, internal promotional opportunities, free parking, and workout facilities at most locations.

The State of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including low cost medical and dental insurance, employer paid life insurance, short- and long-term disability, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation, and 11 paid holidays each year.

Transforming Lives for a Safer Minnesota