Are you looking for a career opportunity that allows you to positively impact those who in need of recovery housing? Do you understand, apply and support recovery housing principles and philosophy? If so, this position in the Department of Behavioral Health, Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities may be a good fit for you!
In this position the successful applicant will work as part of the Kentucky Recovery Housing Network to improve recovery housing in Kentucky. You will review documentation, policies, and procedures, conduct interviews and provide technical assistance to help recovery residences meet the standards of the National Alliance for Recovery Residences.
This is a federally funded time-limited (FFTL) position. This means it is a position that is paid entirely as the result of a federal grant.
The duration of employment shall not exceed the life of the federal grant that funds the position. An employee appointed to an FFTL position is required to meet the minimum requirements for the classification. Further, an employee appointed to an FFTL position is designated as an unclassified (non-merit) employee. An FFTL employee is eligible to receive benefits at the same level as a classified (merit) employee in a permanent position.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Provides direction, integration and coordination of evidence-based practices for recovery housing providers.
Provides technical assistance to providers on treatment planning, systems and administration.
Reviews recovery residence applications and conducts certification on-site and desk reviews.
Reviews each application and measures against established eligibility criteria for certification.
Conducts audits of certified residences through on site visits and desk reviews.
Other duties as assigned.
The ideal candidate will possess:
The Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in U.S. CHFS will only use E-Verify once you have accepted a job offer and completed the Form I-9.
For more information on E-Verify, or if you believe that CHFS has violated its E-Verify responsibilities, please contact Department of Homeland Security (DHS) at 888-897-7781 or dhs.gov/e-verify..
EDUCATION: Graduate of a college of university with a bachelor's degree.
EXPERIENCE, TRAINING, OR SKILLS: Two years of professional experience in a health/human services program or two years of experience in inspection/investigative work or a combination of both.
Substitute EDUCATION for EXPERIENCE: Additional professional training in health services, human services, social work, or a related field will substitute for the experience on a year for year basis.
Substitute EXPERIENCE for EDUCATION: Additional experience in the above fields will substitute for the required college on a year for year basis.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (AGE, LICENSURE, REGULATION, ETC.): NONE
Work is typically performed in an office setting. Investigates complaints and provides consultation to health and social service providers. Some travel is typically required.
If you have questions about this advertisement, please contact Rhonda Riddle at Rhonda.Riddle@ky.gov or 502-782-1218.
State Of Kentucky