1500 Waters Place
Minimum Qualifications To be considered, candidates must have:
1. A Master’s or higher-level degree in a mental hygiene discipline, hospital, healthcare, public or business administration, human services, or other related field;
2. Nine (9) years of experience providing services to people diagnosed with mental illness, five (5) years of which must have been at a managerial level, including one (1) year in a high-level leadership position comparable to an executive staff level position in a psychiatric center, research institute, or developmental center.
1. Possession of a license and current registration to practice medicine in New York State or a limited permit to practice medicine in New York State and licensure in another state or Canada;
2. Seven (7) years of experience providing services to people diagnosed with mental illness, two (2) years of which must have been at a managerial level, including one (1) year in a high-level leadership position comparable to an executive staff level position in a psychiatric center, research institute, or developmental center.
Additionally, all candidates must be eligible to participate in Federal health care programs (e.g., Medicaid). Individuals excluded from participation in these programs will not be considered.
Duties Description The Executive Director, Psychiatric Center serves as the Chief Executive Officer of BPC and performs all the duties and functions prescribed in Section 7.21 of the New York State Mental Hygiene Law. Through general supervision and close collaboration with the facility’s Executive Cabinet, the Executive Director is responsible for the administrative leadership and direction of all clinical and non-clinical programs and activities of the facility. The Executive Director works closely with OMH’s Central Office Division of State Operations, local government units, and a network of community providers to ensure continuity of care and effective delivery of services.
Additional Comments Bronx Psychiatric Center (BPC), a Joint Commission (TJC) accredited mental health facility located in Bronx, New York, is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Executive Director, Psychiatric Center. BPC operates inpatient, outpatient, and residential programs for adults with mental illness and is affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. BPC has 154 inpatient beds spanning six units. BPC’s outpatient programs include one (1) outpatient clinic, the White Plains Road Clinic; three (3) Community Service Programs: Health Home Management Coordination (HHMC), Assertive Community Treatment (ACT), and a Mobile Integration Team (MIT); a Residential Village comprised of two (2) Transitional Living Residences (TLR) and a Healing and Vocational Empowerment Network (HAVEN) House; and a Family Care Program. For further information about BPC, please visit the facility website at:
Background Investigation and Fees:
All prospective employees will be fingerprinted and undergo a complete Criminal Background Check against New York State and federal criminal history records. Candidates will also be subject to a check against the Staff Exclusion List (SEL) maintained by the Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs, and the Statewide Central Register of Child Abuse and Maltreatment (SCR) maintained by the Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS). Candidates may be required to pay the fees associated with these background checks. Employment is contingent upon your complying with and satisfactorily meeting these background investigation requirements.
1. It is the candidate’s responsibility to clearly demonstrate how they meet minimum qualifications. Vague or ambiguous information will not be interpreted in the candidate’s favor.
2. In order to be hired and to maintain your employment, you cannot be listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of the Federal and/or State Medicaid and Medicare exclusion lists. If you are appointed and subsequently listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of these lists, you may be terminated from your employment.
3. Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
4. The salary range presented is based on candidates’ qualifications. Non-psychiatrist candidates will receive $181,293. Psychiatrists can receive up to $266,157.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
44 Holland Avenue
Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates interested in employment at this location should submit a resume by November 5, 2021.
Ms. Maranda Mango
Human Resource Specialist
Attention: Executive Director - Bronx Psychiatric Center
NYS Office of Mental Health
44 Holland Avenue
Albany, NY 12229
PHONE # (518) 474-1261
FAX # (518) 402-4086
Email submissions preferred
The Mission of the New York State Office of Mental Health is to promote the mental health of all New Yorkers, with a focus on providing hope and supporting recovery for adults with serious mental illness and children with serious emotional disturbances. Applicants with lived mental health experience are encouraged to apply. The Office of Mental Health embraces diversity and promotes a workplace in which individual differences are recognized, appreciated, and respected. The New York State Office of Mental Health is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
BRONX PSYCHIATRIC CENTER IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER