Department of Administrative Services

Mental Health And Addiction Services Director Of Programs And Services (2439MP)

$60.07-$81.91 Hourly / $4,805.98-$6,553.03 BiWeekly /
$125,436.00-$171,034.00 Yearly


PURPOSE OF JOB CLASS (NATURE OF WORK)

In the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, this class serves as the Clinical Chief of Staff and is accountable for administering agency-wide behavioral services, programs and operations.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED

Receives direction from the Commissioner or Deputy Commissioner.

SUPERVISION EXERCISED

Administers programs and operations; directs all staff.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

Administers staff, operations and clinical programs; develops, implements and evaluates program policies, goals and objectives to ensure conformance with agency mission, goals, objectives and statutory provisions; designs and develops programs and activities including development of program performance standards and criteria; implements new procedures and procedural revisions; determines appropriate staffing levels and directs management and coordination of staff; designs and implements staff performance review standards; maintains contact with individuals both within and outside of agency who might impact on programs and services; manages departmental service systems; develops Requests for Proposals as necessary; administers state and federal regulations pertaining to agency behavioral health care programs, services and operations; may participate in provider contract negotiations; may be responsible for managing budget, contracts and fiscal operations; may be responsible for coordination of accreditation activities; may serve as agency liaison with external regulatory, behavioral health planning and advisory groups and other state regulatory and service agencies; performs related duties as required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY

Considerable knowledge of and ability to apply management principles and techniques; considerable knowledge of relevant state and federal laws, statutes and regulations pertaining to behavioral health; considerable knowledge of principles, practices and issues of behavioral health care; knowledge of administrative and clinical operations, functions and systems involving behavioral health service delivery; considerable interpersonal skills; considerable oral and written communication skills; considerable organizational skills; considerable analytical skills.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE

An advanced degree in a health, human services or related field and five (5) years of professional experience in behavioral health care.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - SPECIAL EXPERIENCE

Three (3) years of the General Experience must have been in a managerial capacity directing programs and operations related to behavioral health care services with statewide or regional impact OR directing a behavioral health care community agency, facility or hospital.

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

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

1. The Clinical Chief of Staff must possess an advanced degree in social work, psychology or psychiatry, have clinical management experience in mental health and/or substance abuse and is required to possess a current clinical license.

2. Incumbents in this class may be required to travel.

JOB CLASS DESIGNATION

Classified/Non-Examined

OCCUPATIONAL GROUP

(25)-Patient and Inmate Care

BARGAINING UNIT

(02)-MANAGERIAL

EEO

(1)-Officials And Administrators

SALARY INFORMATION

MP 72

CANCELLATION CLAUSE

This replaces the existing title of and specification for the class of Mental Health and Addiction Services Director of Programs and Services (RC) in Salary Group MP 72 approved effective May 6, 2019. (Revised to retitle and remove Red-Circle) Action No. 21-052 

EFFECTIVE DATE

09/16/2021


CLASS: 2439MP; EST: 5/1/1997; REV: 9/16/2021;