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Youth Counselor 2

Application Due
12/12/2017 11:59:59 PM
Location
AJF
Highland Residential Center

629 North Chodikee Lake Road
Highland, NY 12528
Salary Grade/Range Grade: SG-21 Salary: $64,757 - $82,113
Competitive
Contingent Permanent
PEF
Duties Supervise, evaluate, guide and mentor juvenile and youthful offenders, juvenile delinquents and other “at-risk” youth. Maintain facility security and personal safety, interact with other agencies, families and schools and placement of youth in appropriate treatment programs. Participate in treatment team meetings. Additional duties will be discussed in detail during the interview.
Minimum Qualifications Reachable on Civil Service Eligible List, OR

One year of permanent competitive service as a Youth Counselor 2 or Youth Counselor 2 Spanish Language or eligible for a 70.1 transfer.

Note: If you are reachable on the Youth Counselor 2 list, you will receive a canvass letter.
Additional Info Your actual duties may vary depending on the setting to which you are assigned, including secure, limited secure or non-secure residential centers, community residential homes, community foster care, intake services units, evening reporting centers, aftercare teams in the community and day placement programs. Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov.
Application Due 12/12/2017 11:59:59 PM
To Apply Qualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter giving the Title, Location, and EOA Number (shown below) of the position being applied for to:

New York State Office of Children and Family Services

Bureau of Personnel, EOA # 17-599
North Building, Room 231
52 Washington St.
Rensselaer, NY 12144

Or send by email to:

eoajobpostings@ocfs.ny.gov

Important: 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.

OCFS Job Application

Contact Information< Phone:  (518) 473-7936
Fax:      (518) 474-0017
E-Mail  eoajobpostings@ocfs.ny.gov
Fees Some positions may require credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

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