Jobs: OMH CNY Reg. Advocacy Specialist, VOCAL Executive Director in Virginia

The Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene, Inc. is seeking qualified candidates for full-time Regional Advocacy Specialist to work at the Office of Mental Health.
Location: Central NY Field Office, Syracuse, NY. Travel will be required in all counties of the Central NY region as well as regular travel to other areas of New York State.

For more information and to submit a resume go to our website at

Only applications submitted through our website will be considered. Applications must be received no later than January 25, 2017.

Executive Director, VOCAL

VOCAL represents peer providers in Virginia whose mission is “to achieve a peer-driven mental health system in the state of Virginia” and to “create a climate in Virginia where peers are empowered to understand and find their own recovery through programs that achieve: a) personal transformation, b) community transformation, and c) systems transformation.”

The Executive Director provides vision, leadership, and motivation to VOCAL Board and staff in furthering the organization’s mission and accomplishing its goals. Working with the Board and staff, the Executive Director implements VOCAL’s goals and objectives and oversees the development of program and organizational strategies.

The specific responsibilities of the Executive Director are listed at

COMPENSATION: Wages for this position will be commensurate with experience, with benefits.

LOCATION: This position is part of the Executive Office which is located in Richmond.

TRAVEL: Travel around the state of Virginia will be necessary, and since frequent trips to a variety of locations throughout Virginia may be required, flexibility is essential.

TO APPLY: Email cover letter, resume, and a minimum of three references to or fax to Yolande Long at 804.343.0160.