Juvenile Detention Deputy Superintendent
Company: State of CT Judicial Branch
Posted on: November 16, 2021
Juvenile Detention Deputy Superintendent
State of Connecticut Judicial Branch
The State of Connecticut Judicial Branch is seeking a Juvenile
Detention Deputy Superintendent to assist with scheduling,
assigning, overseeing, and reviewing the work of staff engaged in
providing safe and secure conditions for juveniles; direct staff
engaged in providing intake, assessment, counseling, food services,
medical treatment, recreation, and transportation; direct substance
abuse prevention program activities including developing, planning,
and scheduling educational programs for juveniles and staff,
assignment and supervision of case managers, training and resource
development, assessment and counseling, coordination of services
with probation and other areas, and discharge planning; analyze and
evaluate the accomplishment of program objectives; conduct
performance evaluations for staff; maintain twenty-four hour on
call responsibility for the center and assigned programs; assist
with the development of policies and procedures; act as a liaison
with other operating units, agencies, and outside officials
regarding policies and procedures; conduct assessments of juveniles
through the use of interviews and psychometric tests to determine
treatment needs; prepare assessment reports for the court; provide
release planning for juveniles including the use of alternative
placements; manage operations in the supervisor's absence; assist
with the procurement of equipment and supplies, the maintenance of
records, and the collection of operating reports such as time and
attendance, personnel transactions, fiscal expenditures, and
statistical records; conduct safety and fire drills and is
responsible for all security measures; supervise the transportation
of juveniles to other detention centers, residential programs, and
outside appointments; may assist in physically restraining
juveniles as necessary; conduct on site visits to assigned programs
to support start up and to ensure ongoing contract compliance;
perform related duties as required.
Salary Range: $91,211 - $119,080 – plus State of Connecticut
benefits. New employees begin at the minimum. The starting salary
for existing state employees may be higher than the minimum, in
accordance with existing Judicial Branch policy.
The State of Connecticut Judicial Branch offers its employees a
top-notch array of health and retirement benefits including but not
limited to: paid holidays, vacation, sick and personal leave, group
life insurance, 457 Deferred Compensation, voluntary flexible
spending account programs, discounted auto and home insurance
policies and long and short term disability.
EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING
General Experience: Seven years of experience in a juvenile
detention setting or related work.
Special Experience: Three years of the General Experience must have
included lead or supervisory responsibilities.
Substitutions Allowed: 1) College training may be substituted for
the General Experience on the basis of fifteen (15) semester hours
equaling one-half year of experience to a maximum of four (4) years
for a Bachelor's degree.2) A Master's degree in a related field may
be substituted for one (1) additional year of the General
Working Conditions: Incumbents may be exposed to some risk of
injury from abusive/assaultive detainees; may be exposed to
Special Requirements: 1) A criminal record investigation will be
conducted for all candidates.2) Incumbents may be required to pass
a physical examination.
Applications must be received by November 29, 2021. Applications
must be submitted through the on-line application site. Resumes or
paper applications will not be accepted.
Careers at the Branch play an essential role for the public and
society. Our meaningful, challenging, and interesting positions
have a long-lasting effect that serves to advance justice and
ultimately provides for the greater good of all.
Please reference posting number 21-7000-141
Keywords: State of CT Judicial Branch, Hartford , Juvenile Detention Deputy Superintendent, Other , Hartford, Connecticut
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