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State of Minnesota State Program Administrator Director - Clinical Program Manager in Moose Lake, Minnesota

Job Summary Job Summary The Clinical Program Manager provides administrative and clinical leadership in matters related to clients who are civilly committed to the Minnesota Sex Offender Program (MSOP) in Moose Lake. The Clinical Program Manager collaborates with MSOP Clinical Leadership to develop methods of client and case management which adhere to internal policies and applicable statutes regarding civilly committed individuals, responds to requests and inquiries related to facility clinical matters, and contributes to the development and implementation of essential clinical programming in adherence to MSOP policy, licensing and statutory rules. In addition, the Clinical Program Manager provides policy recommendations or resolution of specific behavioral health delivery problems that are complicated by delivery in a secure treatment setting. In this leadership role, the Clinical Program Manager provides supervision and professional guidance to client resource coordinators and maintains strong working relationships with other clinical and operations staff and serves as a clinical liaison to facility operations staff, committees, and work groups. While acting in a professional manner, the Clinical Program Manager upholds program standards within the context of protecting public safety and treating clients competently, humanely and safely. Primary Responsibilities Include: * Serve as a lead clinical representative and liaison through attendance at and participation in meetings and committees whose function is serving the interest of the program according to policy and application of professional standards. * Provide supervision and direction to maintain integrity of case management and client resource programming, maintain a pro-active approach to minimize conflicts or problems whenever possible. * Exercise supervisory authority so that employees effectively perform assigned duties and achieve annual objectives which includes adherence to applicable labor agreement, plan requirements and statewide employer policies. * Formulate, establish and assure implementation of policies, directives, instructions and internal operating practices so that all areas of responsibility effectively carry out the goals and objectives of the program/department. Qualifications Minimum Qualifications To qualify, applicants must: * Have a Master’s or Doctorate degree in Psychology, Social Work or closely related field; AND * Be licensed or license eligible* as an independent clinical mental health professional (LP, LPCC, LMFT, LICSW) in Minnesota OR be licensed as an independent clinical mental health professional in another state with the ability to obtain Minnesota licensure within six (6) months from date of hire; AND * Have Two (2) years of clinical supervisory experience with mental health and/or sexual offender treatment or assessment OR three (3) years professional-level clinical experience with sexual offender treatment or assessment. * License eligible independent clinical mental health professionals are qualified to be hired on a provisional appointment. Note: Completion of leadership development program such as L4, Emerging Leaders Institute, etc. will substitute for 1 year of professional – level clinical experience. Preferred Qualifications * Supervisory, lead worker, or other leadership experience OR completion of leadership development program (L4, Emerging Leaders Institute, etc.). Knowledge of: * The law, client rights and the criminal justice system sufficient to protect DHS and client rights and ensure public safety. * Comprehensive sex offender philosophy and practices/procedure of sufficient depth in order to support clinical services in MSOP. Additional Requirements This position requires successful completion of the following: REFERENCE/BACKGROUND CHECKS - The Department of Human Services will conduct reference checks to verify job-related credentials and criminal background check prior to appointment. EDUCATION VERIFICATION - Applicants will be required to provide a copy of their high school diploma at time of interview OR copies of their college transcript or college degree/diploma at time of interview. Copies of the college degree/diploma are acceptable ONLY if it clearly identifies the field in which it was earned. Application Details Why Work For Us GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE! The State of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including low cost medical and dental insurance, employer paid life insurance, short and long term disability, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation, generous vacation and sick leave, and 11 paid holidays each year. How to Apply Click "Apply" at the bottom of the page. If you have questions about applying for jobs, contact the job information line at 651-259-3637. For additional information about the application process, go to http://www.mn.gov/careers. Contact If you have questions about the position, contact Kathryn Schesso at kathryn.l.schesso@state.mn.us. If you are a Connect 700 applicant, please email your certificate and the Job ID #45347 to Jessica Engle at jessica.engle@state.mn.us by the position close date. If you are an individual with a disability and need an ADA accommodation for an interview, you may contact the Department of Human Services’ ADA Coordinator at 651-431-4945 or DHS_ADA@state.mn.us for assistance. * * * AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER The State of Minnesota is an equal opportunity, affirmative action, and veteran-friendly employer. We are committed to providing culturally responsive services to all Minnesotans. The State of Minnesota recognizes that a diverse workforce is essential and strongly encourages qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply. We will make reasonable accommodations to all qualified applicants with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who needs assistance or cannot access the online job application system, please contact the job information line at 651-259-3637 or email careers@state.mn.us. Please indicate what assistance you need. Job Title: State Program Administrator Director - Clinical Program Manager Location: Moose Lake Job ID: 45347 Regular/Temporary: Unlimited Full/Part Time: Full-Time Who May Apply: Open to all qualified job seekers Date Posted: 05/04/2021 Closing Date: 05/17/2021 Hiring Agency: Department of Human Services Division/Unit: Direct Care & Treatment / Minnesota Sex Offender Program Work Shift: Day Shift Work Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Days of Work: Monday - Friday Travel Required: No Salary Range: $32.46 - $46.76 /hourly; $67,776 - $97,635 /annually Classified Status: Classified Bargaining Unit/Union: 216 - Middle Management Association / MMA Job Class: State Program Administrator, Director Working Title: Clinical Program Manager