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The Ounce of Prevention Fund of Florida is a statewide, nonprofit, research and development organization with more than 25 years of experience identifying, funding, and evaluating innovative social services, education and health programs for at-risk children and families. Believing that the best money spent is on prevention, the Ounce of Prevention Fund brings together public and private funding and invests in prevention and early intervention services in communities across Florida, enabling families to achieve positive life outcomes.

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Healthy Families Florida Local Projects

Position Available 7/11/2019 Advertisment Closes 8/1/2019
Program Name Healthy Families Hillsborough Location Brandon, FL
Position Title Family Support Worker Supervisor
Description This is a supervisory position with the Healthy Families evidence-based intensive home visiting service that promotes positive parent-child interaction and childhood development among families and reports to the Lead Supervisor.
Duties Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 1. Oversee and monitor quality and service delivery practice standards to meet performance expectations in accordance to accreditation and regulatory standards (Children’s Board of Hillsborough County, Healthy Families Hillsborough/America, Council on Accreditation, etc.). 2. Review and assign community assessments and enrollments to FSWs as they are received. Complete HF assessments as needed in the field. 3. Provide weekly, intensive, professional supervision to the direct service staff guided by Healthy Families America Critical Elements. Supervision will include Administrative, Clinical and reflective responsibilities. 4. Complete semiannual shadowing FSW’s home visits and quarterly phones contacts with 3 families per FSW. 5. Assist in the development of annual budget, scope of services and program goals. 6. Professionally develop and supervise assigned Family Support Workers to include the completion of employee evaluations.
Qualifications Must have a master’s degree in the human services field or a field related to working with children and families or a bachelor’s degree and three years of relevant experience. Screening and selection includes, but is not limited to, consideration of the following characteristics: Have a solid understanding of and experience in supervising and motivating staff, as well as providing support to staff in stressful work environments; Knowledge of infant and child development and parent-child attachment; Experience with family/participant services that embrace the concepts of family-centered and strength-based service provision; Knowledge of maternal-infant health and dynamics of child abuse and neglect; Experience in providing services to culturally diverse communities/families/participants; Experience in home visitation with a strong background in prevention services and the 0 - 3 age population; Experience in reflective practice preferred Bilingual Spanish preferred.
Compensation $38,000-$42,000 based on experience
Contact Elaine Melkioty
E-Mail Address Phone Number 813-901-3412
Mailing Address 3450 Buschwood Park Dr. #195, Tampa, FL 33618 Fax Number 813-882-3689

The Ounce of Prevention Fund of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides reasonable ADA accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. Prospective and current employees are invited to discuss accommodations.