Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 11/24/17
Applications Due: 12/22/17
Vacancy ID: 45664

Position Information

AgencyChildren & Family Services, Office of

TitleYouth Facility Assistant Director 3-Treatment Services

Occupational CategoryAdministrative or General Management

Salary Grade661

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $76863 to $97157 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%


Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 8 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No


County Columbia

Street Address Columbia Secure Center

419 Spookrock Road

City Claverack


Zip Code12513

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications OCFS/New York State Experience:
One year of service as a Licensed Psychologist, Grade 25; Nurse Practitioner (Psychiatry), Grade 24; or as a Social Work Supervisor 1, Grade 23 currently licensed and registered to practice clinical social work in New York State;
OR two years of service as a Licensed Master Social Worker 2, Grade 20 currently licensed and registered to practice clinical social work in New York State.
Non-State Experience:
Licensed and currently registered to practice clinical social work, or psychology, in New York State, AND two years of qualifying experience such as a Licensed Psychologist, Grade 25; Nurse Practitioner (Psychiatry), Grade 24 or Social Work Supervisor 1 AND two years of qualifying experience*;
OR Licensed and currently registered to practice clinical social work, in New York State AND three years of qualifying experience as a Licensed Master Social Worker.*
*Qualifying experience:
Professional clinical experience in a NYS facility or program with overall responsibility for providing services to people diagnosed with mental illness, developmental disabilities, alcohol and/or substance abuse: or in a residential or community care setting for an adult correctional, juvenile justice or forensic mental health population. At least one year of this experience must have been in a supervisory capacity.

Duties Description Coordinate and provide clinical oversight of all treatment services and mental health related programs including the NY Model, Sanctuary, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Family Integrative Therapy, Motivational Enhancement Therapy and Daily Achievement System in a residential facility for adjudicated juvenile delinquents and other court-placed youth.

Coordinate the activities of interdisciplinary treatment teams and continuity of care in relation to case management.

Serve as a member of the facility administrative team.

Train and monitor staff in the implementation of evidence-based modalities that address mental health crises.

Coordinate treatment planning.

Provide leadership, management and direction in conjunction with and in the absence of the Facility Director and share on-site, on-call responsibilities with the Facility Director.

Additional duties will be discussed in detail during the interview.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Contact Information

Name New York State Office of Children and Family Services

Telephone 518-473-7936

Fax 518-474-0017

Email Address


Street Bureau of Personnel, EOA #17-36 MED

52 Washington Street, 231 North

City Renssealer

State NY

Zip Code 12144


Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter giving the Title, Location, and EOA Number of the position being applied for. Please provide your email address and your work, home and cell phone numbers. In order to qualify you for the position when you have current or prior New York State employment, you may be contacted by OCFS Personnel for your social security number to confirm your employment history.