Weekly Provider Bulletin
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The Children's Trust Announces
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!
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.
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
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 *

  • Onsite Behavior Management Training - Date TBD

Contact Project RISE to schedule an onsite Effective Behavior Management: Challenging Behavior training for July 2019 by sending an email with the names of the staff members who will be attending the training to projectrise@nova.edu

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.
  • 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
Meet Like-Minded Changemakers at Center for Social Change *
Connect with many of the hard-working members of the Center for Social Change and lots of new faces as well at a free Open House Wednesday, June 19, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. You’re welcome to bring friends to the event, which takes place at the Center for Social Change, 2103 Coral Way, Miami, FL 33145. Refreshments are included.
Academic and On-The-Job Training in Health Care *
Florida International University's Urban Potential Laboratories (UP Labs) will provide 14-weeks of academic and on-the-job training, at no cost to its participants, to learn medical terminology, medical office procedures, and other skills you need to succeed.  Click here to apply.
Family Engagement Specialist for United Way *
The United Way of Miami-Dade is looking for a Family Engagement Specialist who will be responsible for the development and implementation of enrollment systems, policies and procedures to insure full and sustained enrollment of all children within the Grantee Services area. The Specialist will coordinate the development of the annual community assessments. Applicants should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or related areas. A Master’s degree is preferred. Click here to apply.
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.
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. Ongoing 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 YWCA *

Head Start Education / Curriculum Specialist *
The Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) is looking for an individual to be responsible for the education component for Head Start Performance Standards; providing training for all Head Start teaching personnel, developing program curricula and providing educational resources for staff & parents; establishing/maintaining a communication & complete reporting system for monitoring, evaluating and improving the education components of the Head Start Program. A Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, or a closely related field with 18 credits in Early Childhood Education.

Family Support Workers for Head Start Program *
Individuals will be responsible for family services for Head Start families of center-based children in accordance with Head Start performance standards/guidelines; Also for recruitment enrollment and income eligible families, as well as implementation of family quality support services, parent education and program governance as per Head Start performance standards. A Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Family Services, Human Services, Counseling, Psychology, or closely related field and case management experience is a plus.

Email resume to ywca-careers@ywca-miami.org or fax to 305.513.5205.
Infant / Toddler Teacher - Full Time *
Paradise Christians School & Development Center is looking for full time infant/toddler teacher. The candidate must possess DCF 45 hours and FCCPC or NCDA in infant/toddler or working on it. Benefits include vacation, sick days and holidays. Email resume and DCF transcripts to Suleika Reyes at associatedirector@paradisechristianschool.com.
Available Positions at The Dream Center *
  • Independent Program Evaluator
  • Custodian

Experience and references required.

For more information call 786.357.4939 or email jewelson3@gmail.com.
Administrative Assistant in Miami Gardens *
Federation of Families is looking for a part time administrative assistant to provide support to the Executive Director and Programs & Operations Manager. The individual will be responsible for answering phones, completing telephone surveys, scoring and evaluating assessments, data entry, and must be proficient in Word & Excel. Candidates must be fluent in English and Spanish, must have report writing experience and should be outgoing and enjoy working with the public. 
Please email resume to Janet Pererya at Janet@fofmiami.org.  
Advancement Associate *
Breakthrough Miami is looking for an Advancement Associate who will support all areas of the Advancement function, with an emphasis on fundraising events coordination, raising annual gifts including renewals, gift acknowledgement and advancement-related administrative support in order to strengthen our work with donors and partners, thereby advancing mission, programs and impact. This is a full time position and reports to the Chief Philanthropy Officer.
To apply, send resume to admin@breakthroughmiami.org.
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 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 or licensed psychologists (Part Time)

Forward resume by email to agoldman@dadeschools.net.
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