Department of Administrative Services

Children and Families Assistant Superintendent (0377MP)

$43.24-$58.96 Hourly / $3,459.08-$4,716.63 BiWeekly /
$90,282.00-$123,104.00 Yearly


PURPOSE OF JOB CLASS (NATURE OF WORK)

In the Department of Children and Families, Albert J. Solnit Children's Psychiatric Center, this class assists the Superintendent in directing the operations of the North Campus or South Campus.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED

Receives administrative direction from the Superintendent or other administrative official of higher grade.

SUPERVISION EXERCISED

Assists in directing the staff of the facility.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

Assists in planning and directing clinical and administrative programs; assists in establishing standard operating policies, procedures and methods of program implementation; assists with general administration including budget preparation, personnel and ancillary support services; assists in directing assigned staff in a facility; represents Superintendent on issues relevant to all facility operations; confers with visitors, relatives and professional consultants regarding clients and agency practices; may function as acting Superintendent as required; may represent facility at meetings of professional and community organizations; performs related duties as required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY

Considerable knowledge of relevant State and Federal laws, statutes and regulations; considerable knowledge of child and adolescent care, education and treatment; considerable knowledge of principles and practices of institutional management; considerable interpersonal skills; considerable oral and written communication skills; ability to manage staff and clients effectively.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE

Nine (9) years of professional experience in a treatment facility in quality assurance, treatment or education serving children and youth with complex psychiatric challenges.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - SPECIAL EXPERIENCE

Two (2) years of the General Experience must have been in a managerial capacity.

NOTE: Managerial capacity is defined as formulating program goals and objectives, developing and implementing program procedures, initiating program policies, and developing and monitoring the budget.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - SUBSTITUTIONS ALLOWED

  1. College training may be substituted for the General Experience on the basis of fifteen (15) semester hours equalling one-half (1/2) year of experience to a maximum of four (4) years for a Bachelor's degree.
  2. A Master's degree in management, public administration, social work, or a closely related field may be substituted for one (1) additional year of the General Experience.

NOTE: Closely related fields are: child welfare, applied sociology, social and/or human services, clinical psychology, child development, criminal justice, counseling, human development and family relations, human services, marriage and family therapy, nursing, education.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Incumbents in this class may be required to travel.

JOB CLASS DESIGNATION

Classified/Competitive

OCCUPATIONAL GROUP

(25)-Patient and Inmate Care

BARGAINING UNIT

(02)-MANAGERIAL

EEO

(1)-Officials And Administrators

SALARY INFORMATION

MP 66

CANCELLATION CLAUSE

This replaces the existing specification for the class of Children and Families Assistant Superintendent in Salary Group MP 64 approved effective June 21, 2011. (Revised to modify content and change of Salary Group)

EFFECTIVE DATE

2/10/2012

CLASS: 0377MP; EST: 5/30/1980; REV: 2/10/2012;