Mental Health Program Manager

Kansas Department of Administration Shawnee, KS
Job Description:

This position functions in Central office and in the community managing work priorities, processes, and deadlines. Instructions are primarily verbal and general in nature. Manages the all Mental Health programs including CMHC programs and Nursing Facilities for Mental Health.

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Salary: ranges from the upper $40's to mid $50's based on education and experience

State Minimum Requirements:

* Two years of experience in providing direction necessary to implement the objectives of an agency, program or organizational unit. Education may be substituted for experience as determined relevant by the agency.

* Travel as needed and directed


* Bachelor's Degree in Business or Public Administration, Behavioral or Social Sciences, Finance, Political Science or any degree related to human services; OR any combination of experience and education equivalent to five years of experience related to human services.

* Knowledge of the State Mental Health System and experience in Mental Health

* Knowledge and/or training of evidence-based prevention methods and the Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF)


STEP 1: Register by completing the online Personal Data Form (

STEP 2: Complete the State of Kansas Application Form ( and submit to the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services.

STEP 3: Submit additional required documents Include your name and job requisition number on all correspondence.

Your application will be considered incomplete and you may be found ineligible if you fail to submit any of the below required documents listed below.

Required Documents:

* Online State of Kansas Application form (send to Department for Aging and Disability Services)

* Cover letter

* Resume

* Kansas Tax Clearance Certificate

KANSAS TAX CLEARANCE CERTIFICATE REQUIRED: Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain a valid Kansas Certificate of Tax Clearance by accessing the Kansas Department of Revenue's website at A Tax Clearance is a comprehensive tax account review to determine and ensure that an individual's account is compliant with all primary Kansas Tax Laws. A Tax Clearance expires every 90 days. Applicants are responsible for submitting a valid certificate with all other application materials to the hiring agency. This is accordance with Executive Order 2004-03. If you need assistance with the tax clearance, please contact 785-296-3199.

Recruiter Contact:

KDADS – Human Resources Recruiter

503 S. Kansas Ave

Topeka, KS 66603

Phone: 785-296-5672

Fax: 785-368-6688


The Department for Aging and Disability Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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