Director of Behavioral Health
San Benito County
January 12, 2022
$133,598.40 – $177,132.80 Annually
Under administrative direction, to plan, organize and administer the Mental Health Department, including alcohol and substance abuse programs. Plans and administers mental health programs keeping with federal, state and local laws; directs, coordinates, integrates and evaluates work of professional, technical and clerical staff engaged in various mental health program activities; selects, supervises, trains, assigns evaluates and terminates subordinate staff. Prepares the annual department budget and personally supervises the business functions of the Mental Health Department; formulates general policies for operational procedures; meets with school, probation, welfare and community groups to coordinate the work of the Mental Health Department; reviews and recommends on service contracts; provides consultative services to a variety of organizations and agencies including state-wide policy-making groups; serves as alcohol and substance abuse program administrator.
Any combination of education and experience sufficient to directly demonstrate possession and application of the following: Knowledge of: Principles of public agency administration; principles of personnel and business management including organization, budgeting/ training and administrative analysis; general provisions of federal and state rules and regulations relating to the administration of mental health care services; basic principles of accounting and auditing, including cost accounting; principles of supervision and training; data processing techniques related to business applications. Ability to: Plan, organize, direct and coordinate administrative activities; assemble and analyze data and prepare accurate reports; analyze situations, draw sound conclusions and take or recommend appropriate actions; supervise, train and evaluate performance and cost effectiveness of assigned staff; effectively represent mental health services as assigned; establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with community groups and others contacted in the course of work.
How to Apply:
THIS IS A CONTINUOUS RECRUITMENT THAT MAY CLOSE AT ANYTIME FIRST REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS WILL BEGIN ON FEBRUARY 2, 2022 Apply at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/sanbenito/jobs/3378798/director-of-behavioral-health?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs