Department of Administrative Services

Children And Families Director Of Residential Care (2876MP)

$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 a Department of Children and Families facility this class is accountable for directing a residential program.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED

Receives administrative or executive direction from a Children and Families Superintendent or Assistant Superintendent.

SUPERVISION EXERCISED

Directs and assigns a medium sized residential care staff.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

Directs staff and operation of program; coordinates, plans and manages program 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 program budget; maintains contacts with individuals both within and outside of program who might impact on program activities; maintains regular contact and responsibility for each child and youth care unit, group home and halfway house; determines need for and requisitions supplies and equipment; functions as acting assistant/superintendent as required; represent facility at meetings of professional and community organizations; performs related duties as required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY

Considerable knowledge of principles and practices of residential child and adolescent care; considerable knowledge of normal and abnormal child and adolescent development; considerable knowledge of treatment modalities used with emotionally disturbed and behaviorally disordered children and adolescents; knowledge of and abiity to apply management principles and techniques; considerable interpersonal skills; considerable oral and written communication skills.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE

Two (2) years of experience in direct care in a supervisory or administrative capacity at the level of Children Services Unit Supervisor or Youth Services Unit Leader in a residential child or adolescent care facility.

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 63

CANCELLATION CLAUSE

This replaces the existing specification for the class of Children and Families Director of Residential CareĀ in Salary Group MP 63 approved effective October 4, 2002. (Revised to modify Organizational Level)

EFFECTIVE DATE

2/11/2011

CLASS: 2876MP; EST: 8/29/1975; REV: 2/11/2011;