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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/28/23

Applications Due12/12/23

Vacancy ID144896

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleEarly Intervention Specialist 2 - 24665

Occupational CategoryAdministrative or General Management

Salary Grade23

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $81705 to $103350 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 5%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Albany

Street Address Division of Family Health, Bureau of Early Intervention

Corning Tower Building, ESP

City Albany


Zip Code12237

Minimum Qualifications Permanent transfer candidate: Current Department of Health (DOH) employee with permanent or contingent permanent status as an Early Intervention Specialist 2 (G-23).

Preferred Qualifications: Excellent oral and written communication skills; knowledge and familiarity with the Early Intervention Program, including federal and State statute and regulations pertaining to providing services to young children with disabilities; strong organizational and collaborative skills including the ability to ability to manage multiple activities and meet deadlines; supervision; administrative skills and experience developing policy documents and proving technical assistance.

Duties Description The Early Intervention Specialist 2 (EIS 2) will work in the Provider Approval, Due Process, and Monitoring Unit (PAU) in the Bureau of Early Intervention (BEI), within the Division of Family Health (DFH). The EIS 2 will have a significant role in the provider approval/reapproval process including the review of applications and in ensuring that the new electronic-based approval processes meet all programmatic and regulatory requirements for New York’s implementation of Part C of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), the Early Intervention Program (EIP). This position will directly supervise DOH staff and provide technical assistance to early intervention providers and counties. This position will also provide support as needed for monitoring activities and investigations of system complaints to ensure that families in the EIP receive their due process rights under the EIP.

Additional Comments Full-time, contingent permanent, competitive position. Transfer candidates may be asked for their social security number to verify eligibility.

For new State employees appointed to graded positions, the annual salary is the hiring rate (beginning of the Salary Range) of the position. Promotion salaries are calculated by the NYS Office of the State Comptroller in accordance with NYS Civil Service Law, OSC Payroll rules and regulations and negotiated union contracts.

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Name Human Resources Management Group, MR/EIS2/24665/DFH

Telephone 518-486-1812

Fax 518-473-3336

Email Address


Street Rm 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on Applying Please submit your resume and cover letter as one (1) document, preferably in PDF format, by email to, with Reference MR/EIS2/24665/DFH included in the subject line or by mail to Human Resources Management Group, MR/EIS2/24665/DFH, Rm 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12237-0012, or by fax to (518) 473-3395. Failure to include the required information may result in your resume not being considered for this position.

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