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Children and Family Services Specialist 2

Application Due
2/23/2018 11:59:59 PM
Capital View Office Park
Strategic Planning & Policy Development
52 Washington Street
Rensselaer, NY 12144
Salary Grade/Range Grade: SG-23 Salary: $71847-$90876
Duties Supervise Children and Family Services 1 staff. Apply in-depth knowledge of laws, rules and regulations governing agency programs. Ensure that procedures, policies, and information sharing address State and Federal requirements as it relates to Child Preventive Services and eligibility. Provide guidance and direction, while maintaining a collaborative relationship, to Regional Office staff, and other agency program areas. Develop standards for program evaluation and strategies, as well as supervision and guidance of unit activities and staff. Additional duties will be discussed in detail during the interview.
Minimum Qualifications One year of permanent competitive service as a Children and Family Services Specialist 2 or eligible for a 70.1 transfer.
Additional Info The candidate for this position will serve as a Supervisor in the areas of child welfare; this includes overseeing the development of policies for federal legislative compliance pertaining to Child Preventive Services and eligibility. In addition, this position requires strong writing skills, effective communication skills, and vast knowledge of Child Preventive Services. Travel required 10% of the time. 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 2/23/2018 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 # 18-107
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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