Weekly Provider Bulletin
October 16, 2019
* New posts are marked with an asterisk.
The Children's Trust Announces
A Full Day of Social Emotional Learning Awareness in November
A critical part of a child's growth involves his or her Social Emotional Learning (SEL) development, the process through which children understand and manage their emotions. The Children's Trust is showing its dedication to this crucial part of their development by holding a Social Emotional Learning Awareness Day from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., November 2. The day-long event includes a morning session with speakers followed by breakout sessions in the afternoon focusing on adverse childhood experiences (ACES), responding to mental health crisis and the National Alliance on Mental Illness' Ending the Silence program. The event will be held at the United Way, 3250 SW 3 Ave., Miami, FL 33129. Lunch will be provided and there will be raffles.

To register at no cost visit TinyURL.com/SEL-Awareness-2019.
Trust Academy Takes Over
The Children’s Trust Trust Academy Learning Management System (LMS) module in Trust Central has a new look! If your Trust-funded position was included in Trust Central by your Agency Admin, log in to Trust Central to access Trust Academy using the Trust Academy (LMS) module.

Trust Academy now holds all your learning needs! All the great courses and resources from Project RISE and The Advocacy Network on Disabilities are now hosted in Trust Academy. This is a one-stop shop for all future live event training and online courses given by these agencies, by UM COACH, by Training and Implementation Associates, and by The Children’s Trust. To see all online courses, follow the Trust Academy LMS Guide or just click Show Categories in the Course Catalog and start learning!

If you do not have access to Trust Central, see your Agency Admin to get started. For subcontractors, professional services, and ‘match’ positions, you can access the required online courses and live events by registering independently as explained in registration options 2-4 in the  Trust Academy LMS Guide.

The CollaborNation LMS sites for Project RISE and The Advocacy Network on Disabilities are no longer available. Previous accounts from those sites will continue to be matched as accounts are created in Trust Central so trainings taken in the past will be available in new Trust Academy accounts.

To register for all trainings offered by our partner agencies use Trust Academy.
Advocacy Network on Disabilities *

*To register for trainings please login to Trust Central and click Trust Central (LMS).  

An Administrator’s Overview Of The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)
Friday, October 18, 2019
9 a.m. - noon.
North Shore Park and Youth Center, 501 72 Street., Miami Beach, FL 33141

Friday, December 6, 2019
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Cutler Bay Cutler Ridge Park, 10100 SW 200 Street, Cutler Bay, FL 33189  

Creating A Welcoming Environment 
Friday, November 8, 2019
1 - 4 p.m.
West Kendall Regional Library, 10201 Hammocks Blvd. #159, Miami, FL 33196

Discovering Inclusion Part 2: Beyond Awareness
You successfully completed Discovering Inclusion 1 on-line. Acquire more in-depth knowledge and hands-on experience developing and implementing adaptations, accommodations, and strategies to address specific needs and disabilities.

Monday, November 18, 2019
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Miami Lighthouse, 601 SW 8 Avenue , Miami, FL 33130

Count Me In
One of our most popular trainings, come learn fun, meaningful activities to do with your students to build their disability awareness, and encourage them to appreciate differences. 

Thursday, November 14, 2019
1 - 4 p.m.
Hialeah John F Kennedy Library, 190 W 49 Street, Hialeah, FL 33012

Successful Inclusion Of Children w/ Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Part 2 
If you passed Successful Inclusion of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)-Part 1, online, you are ready to experience visual schedules, practice American Sign Language, and create and tell Social Stories. 

Monday, November 25, 2019
9 a.m. - noon.
North Shore Park and Youth Center, 501 72 Street. Miami Beach, FL 33141

An Administrator’s Overview Of The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) 
Are you an Administrator or the person responsible for your organization meeting its legal obligations under the ADA? Join us to be sure you are up to date on enrollment eligibility, reasonable accommodations, policies and procedures, and more.  

Navigating Community Resources
Do you know where to direct a parent who comes to you seeking assistance for
their child with a disability? Learn about the most commonly needed resources, where to find them, and how they can help.

Friday, December 13, 2019
10 a.m. - noon.
Greater Miami Youth Homestead, 1088 W Mowry Dr, Homestead, FL 33030


Discovering Inclusion: This is the core training that sets the foundation for all others. Learn about different types of disabilities, the characteristics and benefits of an inclusive program, and how to use People First Language and respectful etiquette.

Introduction To Successful Inclusion Of Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Part 1: Learn the facts about Autism Spectrum Disorder – you may be surprised to find that some of what you think isn’t necessarily so. Get an overview of how to help children meet behavioral expectations, recognize and accommodate those with sensory sensitivities, address bullying, and ensure a safe environment.
Project RISE: Coaching and Training

Literacy Outcome Assessment: Oral Reading Fluency *
October 31, 2019, 10 a.m. at NSU Kendall.

Project Rise Online Trainings
The Fitness Outcome Assessment: PACER training is now available to take online! This course will no longer be offered in-person.

To register or view upcoming live trainings or to take one of Project RISE's many online trainings, please log into Trust Academy LMS Guide

Coaching Information
If you need on-site assistance in getting your program started, please go to https://www.nova.edu/projectrise/webforms/request-assistance.html and submit a request assistance form.
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.
YAS Providers Without DCF Licenses Will Not Get Paid!
Attention YAS Providers: Effective August 1, 2019, The Children's Trust will NOT reimburse for direct service costs occurred at any sites without an active DCF license. Please read carefully the non-payment policy and related form posted on our website. Once on the Policies & Forms > Financial page, click "Payments & Advances" and then "Policy" and "Form" under Non-Payment of Direct Services for Non-Compliance with Florida Department of Children and Families New!
Use the Correct The Children's Trust Logo
Providers thinking of using The Children's Trust Logo on any material must send that material for review and approval to communicationscompliance@thechildrenstrust.org.
To download the current The Children's Trust logo, as well as other Trust-related logos and a style guide click here.
Differentiated Literacy Instructions Guidelines for Review
The Children's Trust has made Differentiated Literacy Instruction Guidelines available for K-5 providers to review in the "Programmatic" section at www.thechildrenstrust.org/content/trust-central-support.
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!
From Other Agencies
Nurturing Parenting Facilitator Training *
The three-day training runs from November 4-6 and will focus on understanding the philosophy of nurturing parenting, assessing high risk parenting beliefs and environments, creating competency- based parenting lessons and programs tailored to meet the individual parenting needs of families, and implementing programs at the primary, secondary and tertiary levels of prevention.

For more information call Ana Romero at 954.558.8360 or writer her at aromero@postpartumeducation.com.
"Give Miami Day" Registration Deadline October 21
Give Miami Day, hosted by The Miami Foundation, is one of the nation's largest annual giving events. This year's Give Miami Day returns on November 21st. All 501(c)3 organizations serving Miami-Dade County are eligible to participate. The deadline to register is October 21st.

For more and to sign up visit GiveMiamiDay.org. Nonprofits with questions may contact Chelsea Clark, programs associate at The Miami Foundation, at cclark@miamifoundation.org.
When a Baby Dies Sensitivity Seminar
Healthy Start Coalition of Miami-Dade announces a seminar that will provide the opportunity to enhance needed skills to respond to families experiencing early pregnancy loss, stillbirth, or newborn death. CEUs Provided. The seminar takes place Tuesday, October 22, 2019 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Session 1, or 1:30 - 4:30 p.m. Session 2, at 7415 Corporate Center Drive, Suite H, Miami, FL 33126.

This event is FREE but pre-registration is mandatory as space is limited. Register at https://whenababydiesseminar1022.eventbrite.com. For more information call 305.541.0210 or write Training@hscmd.org.
2019 Miami-Dade Prematurity Symposium
Save the Date! Healthy Start Coalition of Miami-Dade is hosting the 2019 Miami-Dade Prematurity Symposium with the goal of reducing preterm birth rates, increasing equity and improving outcomes for premature infants through discussion of known causes and best practices. The event takes place Thursday, November 14, 6 - 8:30 p.m. and Friday, November 15, 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. at the Miami Marriott Dadeland Hotel. Target audience: OB/GYNs; Pediatricians; Neonatalogists; Family Practitioners; Nurses; Clinical Staff; and Mental Health Professionals. Registration open soon. 

For more information call 305.541.0210 or write Training@hscmd.org.
Girl Power Seeking Mentors
Girl Power is seeking female mentors to serve as a role model and provide support to young girls as part of the "Sister Circle" Mentoring Program.

For more information visit www.girlpowerrocks.org. Those interested in mentoring email mentoring@girlpowerrocks.org.
Playbooks Reader's Theater Kits for TCT Providers
Close-out discount on Playbooks Reader's Theater Kits for The Children's Trust Providers only. The valuable kits are available for $99 only to providers for a special low price for the unique and successful Playbooks Passengers Thru Math, Science, and Social Studies series for Grades K-5.

Visit www.readerstheater.com/passengers.html for product details. Call 800.375.2926 to order. 
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
  • Children with Problematic Sexual Behavior, Friday, November 15, 2:15 - 5 p.m.
  • Stewards of Children, Friday, December 13, 2:15 - 5 p.m.

Kristi House Naranja Office, 13955 SW 264th Street, Homestead, FL 33032
  • Stewards of Children, Friday, October 25, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.
  • What Every Adult Needs to Know, Friday, November 22, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Career Opportunities
After School Program Tutor *
The Federation of Families is looking for an After School Program Tutor to assist middle-school-aged youth in English, math, science and social studies homework. 
The position is needed Monday through Friday 4-6:00 p.m. and the pays $18 an hour for about 10 hours a week in the Miami Lakes area.

If interested, email resume to chavon@fofmiami.org, and for more information contact Chavon Ellington, PYD Site Coordinator or Lizabeth Verjano, Program Director at 786.802.3448.
Available Positions at Girl Power *

Girl Power is looking for following positions:

• Program Instructor AOS *
• Dance Instructor *
• Central Program Instructor/ Case Manager

For complete job listing, descriptions, requirements and to apply, visit INDEED and/or e-mail résumé and cover letter to girlpower@girlpowerrocks.org.
Available Positions at Borinquen Medical Center *

Borinquen Medical Centers is hiring the following positions:

- Dental Assistant
- Dentist
- Front Desk
- Medical Assistant
- Operator
- Outreach Specialist
- Patient Care Specialist
- School Health Program LCSW
- School Health Program MSW
- School Health Program LPN
- Therapist

For more information visit their website or write  humanresources@borinquenhealth.org.
Parent Educator *
The Advocacy Network on Disabilities is looking for a full-time Parent Educator, fluent in Spanish, to work with families who have children with disabilities. Services are provided in the family home during times convenient for parents. Bachelor's degree required. Knowledge of disabilities and community preferred. Competitive salary, excellent benefits, great co-workers.

Chief Operating Officer for Nonprofit
Informed Families is a 37-year-old nonprofit in Miami that is looking for a Chief Operating Officer to participate in financial and business planning, supervise daily administration of the organization, manage the budget, etc. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Our mission is to help kids grow up safe, healthy and drug free.

For more information visit informedfamilies.org. Send your resume to psapp@informedfamilies.org
Positions Available at The Center for Family and Child Enrichment

Human Resources Director
The Center for Family and Child Enrichment, Inc. has an immediate opening for an HR Director. This position you will have functional responsibilities for staff management, benefits administration, employee relations, performance evaluation, recruiting, incentive programs and company complies with state and federal requirements while ensuring that all policies and procedures are followed and adhered to by staff. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's in human resources or related field, SHRM-SCP.

Chief Behavioral Health Officer/Behavioral Health Director
The CFCE is also looking for a Chief Behavioral Health Officer/Behavioral Health Director. The ideal candidate will be a licensed practitioner in psychology, social work, or other behavioral health discipline required for senior management level position in Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC). Minimum five years providing clinical and administrative oversight of behavioral health programs/services, including outpatient mental health and substance abuse. 

For more information write aballoveras@cfceinc.org or call 305.624.7450 ext. 1713.
Assistant Clinical Director
Lotus House Women's Shelter is seeking a licensed master's level mental health counselor, clinical social worker or marriage and family therapist. Candidates must have experience working with individuals with mental health challenges, histories of complex trauma, substance abuse, domestic violence and medical and developmental needs. Three years post masters clinical experience required and supervisory experience preferred. Must be licensed in State of Florida and bilingual fluency preferred.

For more information write stephanie@lotushouse.org or call 305.438.0556.
Available Positions at Institute for Child and Family Health, Inc.

  • 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.
Research and Evaluation Analyst at The Children's Trust
The Research and Evaluation Analyst is a critical member of both cross- and inter-departmental teams at The Children’s Trust who engages in proactive problem-solving and critical thinking/analysis related to the design and effectiveness of various child, youth and family services. The position currently available supports our family services portfolio, hence graduate work and/or previous experience in parenting programs or family centered interventions is highly desired. Primary responsibilities include: contributing to effective program and systems designs for The Children’s Trust’s priority investments in child, youth and family services; designing and maintaining sound data collection tools and systems to capture meaningful program, operational and community data in a user-friendly, accessible manner; and analyzing and making meaning from available data to tell our stories using compelling visualizations and reports with an intentional focus on the specific audience and purpose of the message. 
Click here for complete job description and application instructions.
Available Positions at Miami-Dade County Public Schools Department of Exceptional Student Education
  • Audiologists (Full Time/Part Time)
  • Deaf/hard of hearing interpreters
  • Physical and occupational therapists
  • Certified or licensed school social workers (Full Time/Part Time)
  • Speech language pathologists
  • Special educations teachers (Full Time/Part Time)
  • Clerical positions (Part Time)
  • School psychologists or licensed psychologists (Part Time)

Forward resume by email to agoldman@dadeschools.net .
Available Positions at Miami-Dade County Public Schools
  • Center Director (Part-Time) – Director's credentials *
  • Pre-K Teachers - Educator’sCertificate PK *
  • Early Head Start Educator -12 credits in Early Childhood, and a CDA or FCCPC in Infant & Toddler required 
  • Head Start Educator - Associates degree in Early Childhood, CDA, 45 DCF Hours required
  • Head Start Assistant - Minimum of a CDA or FCCPC in Preschool required 
  • Curriculum Support Specialist - Teaching Certificate PK

Forward resume by email to erivero@dadeschools.net .
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