Weekly Provider Bulletin
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The Children's Trust Announces
PhilanthropyMiami 2019
Register for the largest annual gathering of the nonprofit community in South Florida, drawing a diverse cross section of leaders, staff and volunteers representing hundreds of organizations and companies. It’s an explosive combination of speakers, learning opportunities, and networking –all in one place– in its new venue at Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus; and on one day, Tuesday, May 21, 2019 . Click here to register . Limited seats available for the discounted rate of $50 for Trust-funded organizations; email carol@thechildrenstrust.org to learn more.
SPARK Trainings *

  • Friday, May 17, 2019, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Overtown Youth Center, 450 NW 14th St, Miami, FL 33136, 305.349.1204. Click here to register.
  • Saturday, May 18, 2019: Fit Kids of America, 9395 SW 40th St, Miami, FL 33165. 305.207.0022. Click here to register.
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!
The Big Picture in Early Learning:
Using Collective Impact in Miami-Dade to Organize Data Across Systems
The first speaker series event resulting from the Synergy Symposium.
May 15, 2019 - 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. - The Miami-Dade IDEAS Consortium for Children will present progress, findings to date, and its vision for moving forward, followed by break-out sessions to cull feedback from an audience of diverse, community-based professionals.
Social Emotional Program Quality Assessment Planning with Data
Trust-funded youth development (6-12) providers are urged to register for the upcoming SEL PQA Planning with Data workshop. This workshop will guide participants in the interpretation of their program self-assessment and CAT observation data, and focus on using this data to create actionable improvement plans and support effective continuous quality improvement. One representative from each provider agency MUST be present at one of the sessions; however, we strongly encourage that a team consisting of a program manager and up to four direct staff attend the workshop together. Summer-only programs need not attend any of these sessions, as another series created for summer-only providers will be announced in future. Use the links below to register; you need only attend ONE of the following three sessions:

Workshop: How to Avoid Caregiver Burnout
It's easy to forget about our own emotional well-being when we are caring for young students all day long. Join Thomas Armour Youth Ballet and Connect Miami to learn how to avoid burnout with simple routines that can be implemented every day to help regulate emotions and stress levels. All after-school program staff are welcome! Taking place Wednesday, May 8, 11 a.m., at Thomas Armour Youth Ballet, 5818 SW 73rd Street, Miami, FL 33143. Register at camila@taballet.org.
Seeking Book Club Vendors - Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)
The Children's Trust seeks vendors to implement the Thrive by 5 Book Club to mail monthly books to children ages birth to five in Miami-Dade County. Services to be solicited include:

  • Book selection, buying and supplemental content creation
  • Fulfillment services
  • Ongoing operations and customer relations

Injury Prevention Trainings
All Trust-funded providers are required to participate in childhood injury prevention capacity-building efforts facilitated by the Public Health Trust's Injury Free Coalition for Kids of Miami. Visit The Children's Trust community calendar for full descriptions, locations and registration information.  

  • Car Passenger Safety Wednesday, May 8 and 22; 11 a.m-1 p.m.
  • Home Safety Training & Education Wednesday, May 8 and 22; 3-4 p.m.

Project RISE: Upcoming Trainings

  • Fitness Outcome Assessment: PACER May 16, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • Literacy Outcome Assessment: ORF May 26 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Project RISE live trainings require preregistration; log into your CollaborNation account at https://collabornation.net/login/projectrise to reserve your seat.

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

  • Training: An Administrator's Overview of The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) * Friday, May 10, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Miami Lighthouse for the Blind & Visually Impaired, Inc., 601 SW 8th Ave, Miami, FL 33130
  • Training: Structures for Success * Friday, May 17 - 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., North Shore Park and Youth Center, 501 72nd Street, Miami Beach, FL 33141
  • Introduction to Successful Inclusion of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder Part 1 - ONLINE
  • Discovering Inclusion Training - ONLINE

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.
From Our Friends
Urgent, Inc. Community Celebration of Youth & Recognition Ceremony *
An annual Community Celebration of Youth & Recognition Ceremony on Saturday, May 18, noon to 3 p.m. at the Overtown Performing Arts Center, 1074 NW 3rd Ave, Miami, FL 33136. Urgent, Inc. Rites of Passage and F.A.C.E. (Film, Arts, Coding and Entrepreneurship) high school graduates and grandparents in the International Project receive accolades for their accomplishments in the program throughout the year. For details contact Stephanie van Vark at 305.710.2212 or email stephanie@stephaniecreates.com.
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
  • Hurricanes: Supporting Families Through Trauma, Friday, May 17, 2-5 p.m.
  • Children and Traumatic Stress, Friday, May 31, 2-5 p.m.
  • Stewards of Children, Friday, June 28, 2-5 p.m.

Kristi House Naranja Office * 13955 SW 264th Street, Homestead, FL 33032
  • Stewards of Children, Friday, May 24, 1:30-4:30 p.m.
  • What Every Adult Needs to Know About Child Sexual Abuse, Friday, June 21, 1:30-4:30 p.m.

Free Meals - Breakfast & Hot Lunch for Kids, Summer Camps, Churches and More *
Ninja Academy is sponsoring free meals (Breakfast and HOT Lunch) delivered daily to churches, organizations, summer camps, apartment complexes and more. We are a State of Florida approved summer food provider. We are providing discounts to ALL sites that we sponsor to attend Ninja Lounge/Dezerland at 14401 N.E. 19th Ave. To sign up to receive meals, complete the form on this link. We will contact you ASAP! Email ninjaacademy305@gmail.com with any questions.
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. 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.
Career Opportunities
Available Positions at The Children's Trust

  • Research & Evaluation Analyst To serve as a critical member of both cross- and interdepartmental teams who engages in proactive problem-solving and critical thinking/analysis related to particular child, youth and family program areas and populations. Primary responsibilities include the identification and critical review of evidence-based/best practices in specified program areas; assistance for funded service providers and Trust staff on development of program performance measures; oversight of reporting methods for capturing program performance; regular appraisal of basic program performance statistics and data analyses; contribution to reports that explain initiative results to a variety of audiences; and systems enhancement to ensure accountability. This exempt salaried position works under general supervision and support of a senior research and evaluation analyst. 

Submission end date for consideration for the above position is ongoing.  Click here to access complete job description, requirements and application instructions .
Children’s Savings Account (CSA) Program Manager *
Catalyst Miami seeks a CSA Program Manager to oversee the launch and scale of a county-wide CSA program. At scale, the program will be one of the country’s largest CSA programs. The Program Manager will contribute to program design and development, working closely with the Future Bound Miami Consortium. This position will collaborate with Miami-Dade County Public Schools, ensuring active participation by parents, participating students, school administrators, and teachers. Email résumé to dhorkag@catalystmiami.org.
Positions Open in Le Jardin Community Center, Homestead and Florida City *

  • EHS Teacher - FCCPC or NCDA I/T
  • HS Teacher - Bach in ECE or will complete within 1 year
  • HS Teacher Asst - NCDA P or AA in ECE
  • Family Worker - Bach in Human Services or related
  • Licensed Mental Health Consultant - License in MH or Other, or certified School Psychologist
  • Education Floater (Full & Part Time) - FCCPC or NCDA
  • Accountant - Bach in Accounting or related
  • HR Clerk - High School and experience
  • Curriculum Specialist: Bach in ECE
  • Maintenance Tech (Full-Time)
  • Custodian (Part-Time)

Email résumé to hgarcia@lejardinccinc.org or call 305.245.7299.
Teachers *
Rainbow Intergenerational Learning Centers seeks to fill teacher positions in both Little Havana and Miami Beach centers; Part-Time positions, DCF 45 hours a must and FCCPC or CDA National preferred. Paid holidays, personal days and vacation days. Email résumé to abenedetti@lhanc.org.
Clerical Assistant Position - Part Time *
Miami-Dade County Public Schools Department of Food & Nutrition is considering applicants for a part-time Clerical Assistant Position (20-25hours). Position is seasonal with a possibility of permanent employment. This position will assist in various clerical duties as assigned in various areas throughout the department. Must have reliable transportation and must be proficient with computers. Requirements include a high school diploma or GED, must speak, read and write English fluently. Email résumé to a_gonzalez@dadeschools.net.
Dependency Case Management (DCM) Supervisor *
Are you ready for a meaningful career that impact lives for generations? Then Children's Home Society of Florida is for you! 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.  Click here to apply.
Lead Teacher & Assistant Teacher *
Cherry Blossom Learning Center #1 in the Roads and Center #2 in Midtown are currently in need of Lead teachers and Assistant Teachers with their 45 hours and CDA or FCCPC. Please call or email us for more info on job positions available at 305.860.3300 or milly@cherryblossommiami.com.
Mental Health Specialist * 
Community Health Of South Florida is seeking a Mental Health Specialist with a Master's in Social Work, Psychology or Mental Health Counseling or related field. Must have at least 2 years of experience in early childhood mental health; providing intervention services to infants and young children ages 0 to 5. Must be FIMH-Endorsed or working towards infant mental health endorsement. Apply at www.chisouthfl.org.
Paid Apprenticeship Public Allies *
Public Allies Miami is seeking motivated young adults to participate in a 10-month paid apprenticeship with select, local nonprofits. This program can help get you on a pathway to further your education and career while giving you skills to expand your influence and leadership skills. Benefits: Monthly stipend of $1,700, Health insurance, student loan deferment, an education award. Apply at apply.publicallies.org.
How Hiring Summer Teachers *
We're hiring enthusiastic teacher to work during the summer at The Unaccompanied Minor's Program from June 6 through August 19 for $23.37 per hour. The teacher is responsible for planning and carrying out educational services following state standards. Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree; certified by the relevant governing authority, teaching ESOL or other appropriate accrediting body and additional training to meet the special needs of unaccompanied children. Must be at least 21 years of age; bilingual English/Spanish. Visit www.ccadm.org or call Jackie Carrion at 954.315.2605
Positions Available at Gang Alternative *

  • Site Coordinator The Minority Youth Violence Prevention Program seeks a Site Coordinator to work with high school students and provide evidence-based training in various curriculums. Candidate will provide care coordination services and linkage appointment assistance with follow-up; work with sub-contracted service providers to ensure delivery of services as contracted. Maintain accurate client records. Bachelor's of Social Work with minimum 2 years program management/prevention programming experience. Demonstrated ability to relate effectively with people of diverse cultural and economic backgrounds; English/Kreyol or English/Spanish fluency preferred.
  • Care Coordinator UPLIFT Service Partnership seeks a 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. Maintain accurate and confidential client records. BA or BS in Social Work or related field, minimum of three years solid experience and strong interpersonal skill. Demonstrated ability working with diverse cultural and economic backgrounds; bilingual English/Spanish preferred.
  • Youth Prevention Specialist * Successful applicant will implement curriculums in middle/high schools, and facilitate sessions; conduct outreach, recruitment, intakes and assessments. Provide internal referrals to families as needed; administer evaluation instruments and collect data. Research, obtain, and organize resources to guide clients in making educational, vocational, and employment decisions. Bachelor’s degree in Social Science (or related experience) required, with a demonstrated ability to relate effectively with people of diverse cultural and economic backgrounds. A demonstrated ability to support and work effectively with young people whilst maintaining a safe environment is required.

Email résumé to hr@myga.org.

  • Site Coordinator * Responsible for providing programmatic, logistical, communication, and administrative support to Gang Alternative programming. Requirements: This position requires a Bachelor's of Social Work or a degree in a related field, experience working with high school students, and at least 2 years of experience in program management/prevention programming. Fluency in Creole and/or Spanish is preferred. Please contact us for more information. 

Email résumé to araphael@myga.org.
Available Positions at Miami-Dade County Public Schools Department of Exceptional Student Education * 

  • School Psychologists (Part Time/Full Time)
  • Audiologists (Part Time/Full Time)
  • Clerical (Hourly)
  • Deaf/hard of hearing interpreters
  • Physical and occupational therapists
  • Certificated or licensed School social workers (Part Time/Full Time)
  • Speech language pathologists
  • Teachers with experience in special education (Part Time/Full Time)

Forward résumé by email to agoldman@dadeschools.net.
Positions Available 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. 
  • Family Intervention Specialist 60 credits,15 in Psychology
  • Head Start Educator CDA Preschool, Associates Degree in Early Childhood
  • Nutritional Coordinator - Part Time Bachelor's Degree

Email résume to Estela Rivero at erivero@dadeschools.net.
Available Positions at Institute for Child and Family Health, Inc. *

  • 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.
Positions Available at Paradise Christian School & Development Center

  • Early Head Start Teacher The person selected for this position will be responsible to plan and implement a healthy, safe, and developmentally appropriate learning environment for pre-school children that promote developmental gains toward the attainment of kindergarten readiness skills as defined in the Head Start Program Performance Standards. Furthermore, this position has the responsibility for the general supervision and management of a class of children between the ages of three (3) and five (5) including at least 10% being children with disabilities. Behavior and actions in the classroom, with families, the community and with staff serve as a model of excellence. 
  • Teacher Assistant The person selected for this position must be educationally prepared to work with young children, with preferred specialization in the field of Early Childhood Education or Childhood Development, or related field, and must be able to meet all the state licensing requirements. This person must be a sensitive and mature individual who is able to relate well to both children and adults and have the personality and ability to provide leadership and stability for program continuity. Also, he or she may be assigned any and all duties from any department to meet the school’s needs.

Email résumé to anna@lotushouse.org.
Senior Director of Grant Administration
To develop grant strategies based upon organization's capacity, required program support and its mission. Requirements include a Bachelor’s degree, experience working with The Children Trust preferred. Miami Lighthouse for the Blind has received nine consecutive 4-star ratings from the national evaluator Charity Navigator placing it among the top 1% of nonprofits in the entire United States. Email résumé to employment@miamilighthouse.org.
Counselor/Infant Mental Health Specialist- Teen Parent Program
Florida State University’s Young Parents Project seeks a Master's degree social worker or counselor (MSW preferred) to be part of a trauma-informed home visiting team that provides dyadic intervention to court-involved teen parents and their children in Miami-Dade and Broward counties. Flexible schedule, reliable transportation and Level 2 background check required. Email résumé to tara.wynn@fsu.edu. Apply at jobs.fsu.edu.
Preschool and Infant/Toddler Teachers
YMCA South Florida announces available positions for preschool teachers at its Homestead location. Candidates must possess National CDA; Associate or Bachelor's degree; experience in early childhood; and ability to communicate well in English, both written and spoken. Bilingual English/Spanish a plus. First aid/CPR certification required within first 30 days of employment. For complete job description, requirements and to apply, visit www.ymcasouthflorida.org/careers.
Review Specialist
Florida Foster Care Review is seeking a Review Specialist (RS) for their Citizen Review Panel Program. The RS prepares and oversees Citizen Review Panel (CRP) hearings, captures review data, and produces the CRP’s report for the court. The RS helps manage and train CRP volunteers and attends court hearings and child welfare meetings/events as required. Qualifications: Bachelor’s in Social Work or related field; minimum of 3 years’ child welfare/dependency court experience; excellent writing skills. Please visit www.fostercarereview.org for complete posting/guidelines.
Available Positions at Borinquen Health Care Centers

  • Administrative Assistant
  • Certified Billing Specialist
  • Clinical Manager
  • Dental Front Desk
  • Dental Assistant
  • Grant Writer
  • HR Assistant
  • LPN
  • Maintenance
  • Medical Assistant
  • Operator
  • Patient Care Specialist
  • Referrals Specialist
  • School Health Program MSW

Apply at the Career section at www.borinquenhealth.org.
Positions Available at Catalyst Miami

  • Climate Resilience Intern to assist with their climate resilience work including hosting CLEAR (Community Leadership on the Environment, Advocacy, and Resilience) Miami in South Dade. Click here for details.
  • CLEAR Facilitator to lead the CLEAR Miami session this summer. Click here for details.
Recreation Supervisor
The Miami Beach Parks and Recreation department seeks a program supervisor that plans, schedules, organizes and directs recreational programs and activities.This position is responsible work for supervising and training Recreation staff, volunteers, and contractors. Valid Florida Driver’s License with acceptable driving record and associate’s degree with one year supervisory experience required. First aid and DCF certification preferred. Contact Melody Perez at 305.861.3616 or email melodyperez@miamibeachfl.gov. Visit www.miamibeachfl.gov.
U.S. Census Jobs
The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting thousands of people across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count. They are hiring for a variety of temporary jobs, including census takers, recruiting assistants, office staff, and supervisory staff. To be eligible, you must be at least 18 years old, have a valid Social Security number, and be a U.S. citizen. Apply online at 2020census.gov/jobs.
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