Department of Administrative Services

Chief Of Adult Services (Blind) (1805MP)

$38.44-$52.41 Hourly / $3,075.13-$4,192.64 BiWeekly /
$80,261.00-$109,428.00 Yearly


PURPOSE OF JOB CLASS (NATURE OF WORK)

In the Board of Education and Services for the Blind, this class is accountable for directing the social service and rehabilitation teaching programs in the Adult Services Division.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED

Receives administrative or executive direction from the Director, Board of Education and Services for the Blind or other employee of higher grade.

SUPERVISION EXERCISED

Directs the professional and clerical staff of the Adult Services Division.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

Directs the staff and operation of the division; coordinates, plans and manages division activities; formulates program goals and objectives; develops or assists in development of related policy; interprets and administers pertinent laws; evaluates staff; prepares or assists in preparation of division budget; maintains contacts with individuals both within and outside of division who might impact on program activities; assigns caseloads to social workers and teachers; develops service brochures and participates in agency public education programs as appropriate; performs related duties as required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY

Considerable knowledge of principles, methods and current practices of education and social case work for blind and visually handicapped persons; considerable knowledge of eye diseases and psychological effects of blindness; knowledge of and ability to apply management principles and techniques; knowledge of appropriate state and community resources; considerable interpersonal skills; considerable oral and written communication skills.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE

Two (2) years of experience in a supervisory capacity working with adults with visual handicaps.

JOB CLASS DESIGNATION

Classified/Competitive

OCCUPATIONAL GROUP

(33)-Social Services

BARGAINING UNIT

(02)-MANAGERIAL

EEO

(1)-Officials And Administrators

SALARY INFORMATION

MP 63

CANCELLATION CLAUSE

This replaces the existing specification for the class of Chief of Adult Services (Blind) in Salary Group MP 61 approved effective April 6, 1979. (Revised to modify content and re-evaluation)

EFFECTIVE DATE

4/25/1986

CLASS: 1805MP; EST: 5/3/1957; REV: 4/25/1986;