Weekly Provider Bulletin
(Corrected resend)
* New posts are marked with an asterisk.
The Children's Trust Announces
Attention YAS After-school Providers Only *
The Florida Department of Children and Families, Child Care Regulation will conduct a Provider Meeting.

Child care facility directors, family day care or authorized representatives.
Please plan to attend one of the sessions below, we have secured 50 slots for the English session and 50 slots for the Spanish session.

English session: 9 a.m.- noon (50 slots)
Spanish session: 1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. (50 slots)

Friday, June 21, 2019 at Miami-Dade College Kendall Campus, 11011 SW 104th Street, Miami, Fl. 33176, Room 6120. RSVP by: Monday June 17, 2019. Please click here to confirm your attendance.
Champions for Children Awards Ceremony Takes Place Thursday
The Children’s Trust Champions for Children Awards Ceremony is June 13 honoring Judge Jeri Beth Cohen, singer and musician Michelle Forman from Guitars over Guns, The Easter Seals Culinary Arts Program, The Centro Mater After-school Program and Nicklaus Children’s Hospital School Health Services. Buy your seat or table at thechildrenstrust.org.
2019 Family Expo - Exhibitor Registration Now Open!
The Children's Trust Family Expo will be held at the Miami-Dade Fair & Expo Center on Saturday, September 7, and is expected to attract more than 15,000 visitors. Premium booths that accommodate tall displays and/or require electricity are limited; click here to reserve your space today!
Providers & Partners, Tell Us All About Your Good Work!
From the Herald to the Miami Times to local newscasts, Trust-funded programs and initiatives throughout the community have been featured for the life-changing services they provide to the children and families of Miami-Dade - and you could be next. Click here to tell us about your latest triumphs and you just may turn on the TV or turn a page in the paper to see your face!
Injury Prevention Trainings **UPDATED**
Childhood injury prevention capacity-building efforts facilitated by the Public Health Trust's Injury Free Coalition for Kids of Miami are offered to all Trust-funded providers. Visit The Children's Trust community calendar for full descriptions, locations and registration information.

  • Car Passenger Safety Wednesday, July 3rd ; 11 a.m-1 p.m.
  • Home Safety Training & Education Wednesday, July 3rd; 3-4 p.m.
  • Car Passenger Safety Wednesday, July 17th; 11 a.m-1 p.m.
  • Home Safety Training & Education Wednesday, July 17th ; 3-4 p.m.
  • Car Passenger Safety Wednesday, July 31st; 11 a.m-1 p.m.
  • Home Safety Training & Education Wednesday, July 31st; 3-4 p.m.
  • Car Passenger Safety Wednesday, August 14th; 11 a.m-1 p.m.
  • Home Safety Training & Education Wednesday, August 14th; 3-4 p.m.
  • Car Passenger Safety Wednesday, August 28th; 11 a.m-1 p.m.
  • Home Safety Training & Education Wednesday, August 28th; 3-4 p.m.
Project RISE: Upcoming Trainings *

  • Ask-Listen-Encourage June 13, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., NSU Miramar
  • Effective Behavior Management: Peer-Learning Workshop June 13, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., NSU Miramar

SEL Outcome Assessment Trainings
In addition, Project RISE is also offering three online Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Outcome Assessment trainings, which are available to all Trust-funded youth development providers:

  • Child Trends Survey SEL Outcome Assessment Grades K-5
  • PYDI SEL Outcome Assessment Grades 6-12
  • YAPS SEL Outcome Assessment Grades 6-12

To take these or many other live and online trainings, log into your CollaborNation account at  www.collabornation.net/login/projectrise; select "Course Catalog," then select "Project RISE Online Trainings."
Advocacy Network on Disabilities: Upcoming Trainings

  • Successful Inclusion of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): Part 2. The online Introduction to Successful Inclusion of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder Part 1 (below) must be completed prior to registering for this training. An interactive, experiential opportunity to develop visual schedules, practice American Sign Language, and create and tell Social Stories. Learn how to create a sensory friendly environment, keep children safe, and use literature to foster acceptance and understanding.
  • June 14, 2019, Time: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.; Location: Be Strong International, 9730 E Hibiscus St., Suite B, Miami, FL 33157.
  • Thursday, June 27, 2019, Time: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Location: Diamond Minds 1160 NW 159 Drive Miami, FL 33169
  • Monday, July 15, 2019 Time: TBA; Location: TBA site in the West

Online Trainings

  • Discovering Inclusion For new staff, and/or those with little or no previous knowledge about youth with disabilities. This workshop introduces various types of disabilities, identifies the characteristics and benefits of an inclusive program, and provides information on using People First Language and respectful etiquette.
  • Introduction to Successful Inclusion of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) - Part 1 What is Autism Spectrum Disorder? Learn how to help children meet behavioral expectations, recognize and accommodate those with sensory sensitivities, foster social competence, address bullying, and ensure a safe environment.

To take these and other trainings, log into your Advocacy Network on Disabilities CollaborNation account at www.collabornation.net; select "Course Catalog," then select the training you would like to take.

Print out copies of the slide presentation are not provided. You can find print-friendly and mobile versions of our slide presentation on CollaborNation when you register. 
From Our Friends
Upcoming NAMI Family-to-Family Course in Spanish
This NAMI Family-to-Family Course is a FREE education program for family, friends and significant others of individuals living with a mental health issue. Starting June 29, every Saturday for 6 weeks, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Kendall Baptist Hospital, Miami.
Pre-Register on our website. Our goal is to help you understand and support your loved one living with a mental health challenge, while maintaining your own well-being.
2019 Grant Professionals Association (GPA) South Florida Regional Conference August 1
Join GPA members, other grant writers & key community stakeholders at Nova Southeastern University. Activities: grantors panel & sessions to enhance grant professionals of all levels, skills & knowledge. Earn CEUs. Free GPA Membership awarded. Now-7/5: $75 members; $85 non-members. After 7/5: $85 members; $95 non-members. Includes continental breakfast/buffet lunch/afternoon coffee. Click here to register or write to tgrandal@mdc.edu for info.
Nurturing Parenting Facilitator Training
Miami, July 29-31. Contact Ana Romero at 305.450.8445 to register or for more info.
Lunch & Learn Workshop: Emotional Literacy
Triumph Steps announces an emotional literacy lunch and learn, designed to teach providers how to give the children the tools they need to minimize limiting thoughts, overcome depression, anxiety, fear and much more. On going every Wednesday, from 12:15-1:15 p.m. This workshop is FREE for Trust-funded providers; all others, $25. For details, location and required registration, call 305.646.0112.
Kristi House: Upcoming Trainings
The following FREE trainings are available for service providers, clinicians, child-serving professionals and informed community members:

Kristi House Central Office, 1265 NW 12th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136
  • Stewards of Children, Friday, June 28, 2-5 p.m.
  • Children and Traumatic Stress, Friday, July 19, 2:15-5 p.m.
  • Children with Problematic Sexual Behavior, August 16, 2:15-5 p.m.

Kristi House Naranja Office, 13955 SW 264th Street, Homestead, FL 33032
  • What Every Adult Needs to Know About Child Sexual Abuse, Friday, June 21, 1:30-4:30 p.m.
  • Children and Traumatic Stress, Friday, June 26, 1:30-4:30 p.m.
  • Children with Problematic Sexual Behavior, Friday, August 23, 1:30-4:30 p.m.

Career Opportunities
Available Positions at Children's Home Society of Florida *

Quality Management Specialist - Dependency *
Be a part of a team tasked with the successful implementation of best practice standards across programs looking to improve the quality of services to the children and families served by Children's Home Society of Florida. The Quality Management Specialist for our Dependency program will support our growing needs for child case management services .

Program Manager: Healthy Families! *
Seeking an experienced Program Manager for the Healthy Families program to support growing needs for case management services for Children's Home Society of Florida. Lead an integrated, direct care team charged with empowering children and families to find and build upon their strengths, to rise above the challenges and circumstances they face, and to open doors to new opportunities.

Fundraising Special Events Manager
If you are passionate about making a positive difference and want to join the leading premier nonprofit organization within child welfare, Children's Home Society is for you! The Special Events Manager will create and execute special fundraising events, initiatives, and donor stewardship events to achieve goals for Broward and Miami-Dade counties. Annual salary is $59,000. Click here to learn more.
Available Positions at Miami-Dade County Public Schools *
  • Early Head Start Educator -12 credits in Early Childhood, and a CDA or FCCPC in Infant & Toddler required. 
  • Early Head Start Assistant - CDA or Equivalent in Infant & Toddler
  • Head Start Assistant - Minimum of a CDA or FCCPC in Preschool required. 
  • Part Time Center Director - Center Director’s Certificate. Assists the Center Director.
Forward resume by email to erivero@dadeschools.net .
Director of Finance *
The Children’s Services Council of Martin County is looking for a new Director of Finance to replace their current director who is retiring. This executive level position plans, organizes and directs the Council’s Finance functions, including financial operations, budgeting, fiscal oversight, evaluation of funded agencies and programs and supervision of staff. The Director of Finance is responsible for the management, supervision and coordination of the Council’s business and finance activities. Annual salary range is $52,500 - $83,100.
For more information send email to Jen Ahern at jahern@cscmc.org
Staff Attorney *
Family Resource Center of South Florida, Inc. is looking for an attorney to work in the Full Case Management division with responsibility for conducting all Permanency Staffing’s, Ludwig Staffing’s, as well ensuring the agency is following the Family Centered Practice Guidelines. The Staff Attorney will be responsible for familiarizing herself/himself with Chapter 39 of the Florida Statutes and works closely with the State of Florida.
Forward resume by email to FFondrose@FRCFlorida.org with the subject line: Staff Attorney – Applicant Name.
Job Fair - Catholic Charities of The Archdiocese of Miami, Inc.*
CCADM will be hosting a Job Fair on Thursday June 20, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Good Shepherd Child Development Center: 18601 SW 97th Avenue, Miami, FL 33157.

Positions available include:
  • Early Head Start Teacher Aide
  • Youth Care Workers
  • Teacher Aides
  • Case Managers, and many more positions.

Click here for more information and bring your resume to the Job Fair for on-the-spot interviews.
UCO Job Fair*
The United Community Options of South Florida, formerly   United Cerebral Palsy of South Florida, is looking for viable candidates for many positions within the organization and is hosting a job fair on July 24 and 25, from 9 a.m. to noon. The UCO will hold on-the-spot interviews. Dress to impress with business attire.
For more information call 305.325.1080.

Available Positions at UCO*
The United Community Options of South Florida, formerly   United Cerebral Palsy of South Florida, serves more than 1,600 infants, children and adults at over 60 locations in Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach & Mid-Coast Counties . Currently, they are looking to fill the following positions:

  • Achievement Coordinator (Teacher)
  • Achievement Specialist (Teacher Assistant)
  • DCI (Personal Care Worker)
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Maintenance Assistant

Available Positions at St. Alban's Day Nursery
Head Start Teacher
Plans, conducts and supervises activities with a group of children ages 3 to 5 years of age. These activities will be in indoor and outdoor setting aimed at promoting physical health, approaches to learning, social, emotional, cognitive, intellectual, motor, and physical development of the children. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, Pre-K or primary education, preschool education, or related field.
Education Director
For the Head Start Program. The position requires an individual with a strong background in, and knowledge of, Head Start measurement instruments; recording of measurements, analysis and results; tracking and reporting requirements. Excellent coaching and communication skills for providing feedback to teachers consistent with CLASS are essential. Minimum qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood, Director Credential, 2 years teaching, planning & training of education.
Nutrition Coordinator
Ensures all of St. Alban's sites are in compliance with all regulatory statutes for United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Childcare Food Program (CCFP) & Head Start Nutrition Services. Administer the CCFP for the agency. Works closely with the Nutrition Consultant to ensure children identified with health related nutrition problems receive appropriate therapeutic meals. Also with the Food Service Worker/Housekeeping. Minimum qualifications: AA or AS Degree & 2 years' experience.
Early Head Start Infant and Toddler Teacher Assistant
To support the implementation of a cognitively oriented curriculum and total management of activities for children ages 0-3. Indoor/outdoor activities aimed at promoting physical health; approaches to learning; and the social, emotional, cognitive, intellectual, motor and physical development of the children. Minimum qualifications: High School Diploma and DCF 45-hour training.
Email résumé to tdawson@stalbanschildcare.org.
Dependency Case Manager Supervisor
As a Dependency Case Management (DCM) Supervisor you will support our growing needs for child case management services. You’ll lead an integrated, strategic care team charged with attending to the needs of children placed in care by the Department of Children and Families, with the end goal of finding permanent, safe home environments for children. Must possess a Child Protection Certification. Click here to apply.
Care Coordinator
To provide case management and service linkage. Must be able to lead effective Family Team Conferences leading to Individual Course of Action plans; provide/coordinate critical services for children and youth; help families access services in the community; and maintain accurate and confidential client records. BA or BS in Social Work or related field preferred, minimum of three years' solid experience and strong interpersonal skills. Bilingual Spanish/English preferred. Email résumé to Gang Alternative at hr@myga.org.
AHCA Mental Health Therapist 
Licensed Mental Health Counselor, or Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Master Level Counselors. We are looking for dynamic, organized and efficient mental health professionals to work for an established community mental health center. The ideal candidate is highly motivated to provide in-home, and in schools, evidenced based therapy to families and at risk youth. Excellent clinical skills and ability to establish good rapport with clients a must. Email résumé to hc@healthyconnectionscmhc.org.
Youth Facilitators 
Are you looking for an opportunity to empower and make a meaningful impact in the lives of youth? If so, we have a FT Youth Facilitator position just for you!
Responsibilities include: preparing/implementing lesson plans, presenting educational materials and instructing students in a school setting. We will train you.
Download application here and send it, along with resume and two letters of recommendation to celida@bestrongintl.org or call us at 305.969.7829.
Available Positions at ICFH

• Program Coordinator
• Clinical Supervisor
• Therapist
• Mental Health Targeted Case Manager 

For complete job listing, descriptions, requirements and to apply, visit CAREERBUILDER and CAREERROOKIE and/or e-mail résumé and cover letter to: Employment@icfhinc.org.
Available Positions at Miami-Dade County Public Schools Department of Exceptional Student Education:

  • School Psychologists (Part Time/Full Time)

Forward resume by email to agoldman@dadeschools.net.
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