To be appointed as the superintendent of a facility, a person must have:
Administrative experience in correctional programs for children that embody rehabilitative or delinquency prevention concepts;
At least 2 years of administrative experience in an institution dealing primarily with children on a 24-hour basis; and
Graduated from an accredited 4-year college or university or have an equivalent combination of experience and training, substituting 2 years of experience for 1 year of training.
The Administrator of the Division of Child and Family Services shall request that the Division of Human Resource Management of the Department of Administration use extensive recruitment and merit selection techniques and procedures to provide a list of persons who are qualified for appointment as the superintendent of a facility.