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Youth Facility Assistant Director 3 - Treatment Services

Application Due
1/3/2018 11:59:59 PM
Youth Leadership Academy

57081 State Hwy 10
South Kortright, NY 13842
Salary Grade/Range Grade: SG-M1 Salary: $76863-$97157
Duties 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, Raise the Age (RTA) 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.
Minimum Qualifications OCFS/New York State Employee 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 or currently licensed and registered to practice mental health counseling in New York State (must have current LCSW or LMHC license).

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; Nurse Practitioner (Psychiatry) or Social Work Supervisor 1;
OR Licensed and currently registered to practice clinical social work or currently licensed and registered to practice mental health counseling in New York State AND three years of qualifying experience* as a Licensed Master Social Worker or Licensed Mental Health Counselor (must have LCSW or LMHC license).

*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.
Additional Info 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
Application Due 1/3/2018 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 # 17-619
North Building, Room 231
52 Washington St.
Rensselaer, NY 12144

Or send by email to:

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.

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Contact Information< Phone:  (518) 473-7936
Fax:      (518) 474-0017
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