Solution Based Casework Trainer or Champion - Preventive Services
Coalition for Hispanic Family Services

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Post Date: Jul 09, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: Immediate | Negotiable
Salary: Commensurate on Experience
Location: US - New York - Bushwick
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Description
The Solution Based Casework Trainer (SBCT) or the Solution Based Casework Champion (SBCC) will work within the Family Support Preventive Services programs, which offers supportive case management services to families at risk of removal of children to foster care due to neglect and abuse.


The Trainer will assist agency leadership in coordinating the direct day-to-day activities of Solution Based Casework implementation. Under the supervision of the Senior Preventive Director, the SBCT will closely collaborate with, the SBC Implementation Team, the SBC program champion, QA/QI personnel, program supervisors, the leadership team, and SBC Central to promote effective practice and sustainability of SBC.

The Champion, under the supervision of the Senior Preventive Director, will train all levels of preventive staff on the Solution Based Casework Model as part of their onboarding process, as well monitoring/assuring model fidelity throughout the service history of client-families. The champion position will be operating at a higher capacity than the trainer position

Trainer responsibilities include:
• If not already, become a SBC Certified
• Serve as primary point of contact for information and support for SBC model developer in the training of staff in the implementation phase
• Schedule SBC trainings, prepare materials and rooms for staff trainings
• Coordinate SBC Implementation Team meetings and activities if requested
• Develop and maintain SBC communication tools, binders and forms
• Manage and monitor progress within the SBC Implementation website
• Disseminate periodic fidelity reports with program leadership
• Collaborate with SBC model developer and QA/QI staff in developing tools to measure effectiveness of training programs and model fidelity
• Assist in internal and inter-agency communications regarding sharing best practices across programs
• In collaboration with the SBC trainer, coordinate training of new staff beyond the implementation phase
• Report regularly to the program leadership team regarding implementation efforts and plans
• Attend meetings with other providers implementing SBC, to ensure consistency across agencies
• Travel to program sites if necessary
• May also serve in other roles within the agency concurrently depending on agency needs

Champion responsibilities include:
• If not already, become a SBC Certified Trainer
• Conduct new staff and specific skills-based trainings including eLearning
• Provide individualized coaching to supervisors and case planners in becoming certified in SBC
• Train new replacement staff within the SBC program
• Serve as a second point of contact for Model Developer of SBC
• Facilitate case-specific consultations in small case planning groups
• Assist in internal and inter-agency communications regarding sharing best practices across programs
• Collaborate with QA/QI and management staff in monitoring fidelity to SBC model and use data and research evidence to strengthen services in its ongoing implementation
• Assist in developing and maintaining SBC communication tools, binders and forms
• Attend meetings with other providers implementing SBC, to ensure consistency across agencies
• May also serve in other roles within the agency concurrently depending on agency needs.

Skills
The ideal candidate, for either the Trainer or Champion position, will have a master’s degree in Social Work or Mental Health Counseling, be SBC Certified as a trainer (or be prepared to be trained/pass certification), experience in foster care, preventive services. Excellent verbal & written communication skills are also required, as well as being computer literate. Experience in running staff trainings and/or psycho-educational groups is required. An applicant will be assessed for both roles

Notes
All interviews are primarily conducted via video conferencing due to COVID-19 health risks. Currently, work is primarily done remotely.


Please indicate "Solution Based Casework (SBC) Trainer or Champion - Preventive Services" in the subject line when applying. Please submit cover letter and resume to:
Email: fvillalobos@hispanicfamilyservicesny.org


Flexible hours including Saturdays | Excellent Benefits & Salary / EEO


For any questions, please email info@hispanicfamilyservicesn


Contact Details
Name: Franc Villalobos
Address: 315 Wyckoff Ave
City: Brooklyn
State/Province: New York
Zipcode: 11237
Country: United States
Ph: 718-497-6090
Email: fvillalobos@hispanicfamilyservicesny.org