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State of Massachusetts Bridge Academy Director in Randolph, Massachusetts

The mission of the MPTC is to set training standards for and deliver training to all municipal, University of Massachusetts, and environmental police officers in the Commonwealth, including recruit, professional development (in-service), and specialized training to police officers. The Bridge Training Program Academy Director is directly responsible for overseeing the implementation and operation of an MPTC Bridge Academy Training Program mandated by the Police Reform Bill requiring all reserve-trained law enforcement officers to be trained to the same standards as a full-time officer. The Bridge Academy Training Program consists of 120 hours of online training and an additional 80-hours of skills based, live training. Duties Include: 1. Directly report to the Director of Training. 2. Oversee and manage the operation and administration of the Bridge Academy Training Program from the MPTC Headquarters in Randolph. 3. Direct and administer the Bridge Academy Training Program. 4. Work with the Bridge Academy Program Coordinator to monitor and schedule Bridge Academy Skills Classes across the state ensuring the MPTC meets the training needs of the Commonwealth. 5. Direct instructors in preparation and delivery of training programs and monitoring/evaluating instructor performance. 6. Manage the administrative support function related to all Bridge Academy operations, including but not limited to correspondence, meetings, preparation of instructor contracts and invoices, consistent with agency policy and procedures. 7. Attend area police and advisory group meetings to determine regional training needs and maintain close working relations with the community to promote and gain support. /_Total Compensation:_/ As an employee of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts you are offered a great career opportunity influencing a wide-spectrum of services to the diverse populations we serve - but it's more than a paycheck. The State's total compensation package features an outstanding set of employee benefits which you should consider towards your overall compensation, including: * 75% state paid medical insurance premium * Reasonable Dental and Vision Plans * Flexible Spending Account and Dependent Care Assistance programs * Low cost basic and optional life insurance * Retirement Savings: State Employees' Pension and a Deferred Compensation 457(b) plan * 12 paid holidays per year and competitive Sick, Vacation and Personal Time * Tuition benefit for employee and spouse at state colleges and universities * Short-Term Disability and Extended Illness program participation options * Incentive-based Wellness Programs * Professional Development and Continuing Education opportunities * Qualified Employer for Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Program MINIMUM ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must have at least (A) four (4) years of full-time or, equivalent part-time, professional, professional internship, administrative, supervisory, or managerial experience in business administration, business management, public administration, public management, clinical administration or clinical management or (B) any equivalent combination of the required experience and substitutions below. Substitutions: I. A certificate in a relevant or related field may be substituted for one (1) year of the required experience. II. An Associate’s degree in a related field may be substituted for one (1) year of the required experience. III. A Bachelor’s degree in a related field may be substituted for two (2) years of the required experience. IV. A Graduate degree in a related field may be substituted for three (3) years of the required experience. V. A Doctorate degree in a related field may be substituted for the required experience. Executive Order #595:As a condition of employment, successful applicants will be required to have received COVID-19 vaccination or an approved exemption as of their start date. Details relating to demonstrating compliance with this requirement will be provided to applicants selected for employment. Applicants who receive an offer of employment who can provide documentation that the vaccine is medically contraindicated or who object to vaccination due to a sincerely held religious belief may make a request for exemption. An Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Females, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Job: Training and Development* *Organization: Municipal Police Training Committee *Title: *Bridge Academy Director Location: Massachusetts-Randolph-Thomas Patten Drive Requisition ID: 2200009U