Minnesota Department of Human Services
St. Peter, Minnesota


$43.39 - $62.12/hourly; $90,598 - $129,706/annually

The Minnesota Sex Offender Program (MSOP) in St. Peter is seeking a dynamic Assessment Director to provide clinical and operational leadership to the Assessment Psychologists and other members of the Assessment Department, and serve as a resource to clinical leadership, the program as a whole, and the clientele served. The incumbent of this position will function as a specialized technical consultant in the area of forensic clinical psychology and specialized sex offender assessments. 

Primary Responsibilities Include:

  • Direct and oversee the delivery of testing and assessments provided by psychologists and other members of the Assessment Department within the Minnesota Sex Offender Program (MSOP) on the St. Peter campus, including both St. Peter and Community Preparation Services (CPS). 
  • Coordinate services provided by the Assessment Department to ensure continuity across sites.  Ensure the role of Assessments and other services provided by the department is in align with the philosophy of the MSOP treatment program.
  • Oversee the staff of the department to ensure the quality and consistency of the delivery of psychological services.
  • Provide clinical supervision and educational experiences for psychology staff working toward licensure or completing Psychological Internships/Pre-Doctoral Internships. 
  • Provide training or other structured educational opportunities to Assessment Department and other clinical or program staff.
  • Represent the Assessment Department through active participation in committees, work groups, and other duties as signed to support the overall mission and vision of MSOP.


The Minnesota Sex Offender Program offers professionals the opportunity to be part of an organization that is committed to its staff, clients, and the community. MSOP values professional development and provides ongoing state-of-the-art training and outside professional the valuable benefit of supervision toward professional licensure for its staff.

MSOP is a unique program led by seasoned and respected professionals, our treatment design integrates clinical, vocational, therapeutic recreation, education, and security throughout all phases of treatment toward the ultimate goal of successful reintegration. Our employees take pride in knowing their work safeguards the public, while providing clients with opportunities to demonstrate meaningful change through participation in sex offender treatment.

Qualifications include:

  • Possess a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (Ph.D. or Psy. D) AND
  • Be licensed or license eligible as a licensed psychologist by the Minnesota Board of Psychology; AND
  • Two (2) years of professional experience conducting assessments on a psychiatric or mental health population as a licensed psychologist (LP); AND
  • Three (3) years of clinical leadership/management experience in a large, multifaceted organization which includes managing program, strategic planning and directing the work of others.

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Posting Expiration Date: 
Thu, 2022-06-30 (All day)