MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL COUNSELOR SUPERVISOR
|Department||DPSCS-North Branch Correctional Institution|
|Date Opened||12/6/2018 11:48:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||12/22/2018 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$56,374.00 - $75,012.00/year|
|HR Analyst||Thomasine Johnson|
LOCATION OF POSITION
North Branch Correctional Institution
14100 McMullen Highway SW
Cumberland, Maryland 21502
Main Purpose of Job
The purpose of this job is to direct and oversee the delivery of mental health services to the inmate population in a maximum security adult correctional institution. This position relates directly to the mission of this agency since specialized mental health services are a component of the operation of this facility. In addition this position oversees training initiatives across the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services regarding implementation of Special Needs Units( SNU).
Education: Determined by the Maryland State Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists under the requirements for Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC).
Experience: Three years of experience providing professional counseling to clients with mental health disorders by using assessment, evaluation, intervention, rehabilitation and treatment regimens.
Note: 1. These requirements are established by the Maryland State Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists. The Department of Budget and Management, Office of Personnel Services and Benefits does not have the authority to accept substitutions or equivalents.
2. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a commissioned officer in Mental or Behavioral Health Counseling classifications or Mental or Behavioral Health Nursing and Specialist specialty codes in the counseling field of work on a year-for-year basis for the required experience.
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS
1. In accordance with Health Occupations Title 17 and Code of Maryland Regulations 10.58.01.05, candidates placed in this classification must be licensed by the Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists as a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC)
2. Candidates appointed to positions in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator's license valid in the State of Maryland.
As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State’s diversity. People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply. We thank our Veterans for their service to our country.