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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/05/18

Applications Due01/01/19

Vacancy ID61250

AgencyCorrections and Community Supervision, Department of

TitleOffender Rehabilitation Coordinator Manual Communicator

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade19

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

Salary RangeFrom $42833 to $54678 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Provisional

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Erie

Street Address Wende Correctional Facility

3040 Wende Road

City Alden


Zip Code14004

Minimum Qualifications Minimum qualifications for taking the open-competitive examination: A bachelor’s degree with a major in community health and family studies, correctional studies, counseling, criminal justice, human services, psychology, public justice, social work, sociology, or vocational rehabilitation AND two years of experience providing individual and/or group counseling in a recognized correctional, criminal justice, or community/human services program aimed at assisting clients with the resolution of major social, behavioral, and personal problems. Experience must have included responsibility for conducting counseling sessions designed to provide the participant(s) with counseling for social and personal problems such as alcohol and drug abuse, mental, behavioral, and emotional problems.
Substitution: A master’s degree with a major in community health and family studies, correctional studies, counseling, criminal justice, human services, psychology, public justice, social work, sociology or vocational rehabilitation may be substituted for one year of the required experience.
Non-Qualifying Experience: Group work oriented toward behavior modification in such areas as self-improvement of tobacco cessation, crisis intervention, or case management alone is NOT qualification experience.
In addition, you will be required to demonstrate your proficiency in manual sign language with consumers who are deaf or hearing0impaired. Proficiency must be at a level that will ensure your ability to properly perform the duties of the position.

Duties Description Using ASL to provide guidance to offenders by accessing needs, preparing evaluations, and preparing eligible offenders for release into the community; and prepare documents regarding offenders readiness for release for consideration by the Board of Parole.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Barbara Piersa

Telephone 716-937-4000

Fax 716-937-4000

Email Address


Street Wende Correctional Facility

3040 Wende Road, P.O. Box 1187

City Alden

State NY

Zip Code 14004


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