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Senior Education Specialist - Child Welfare Trainer (R18-16)

Description: The Professional Development Program (PDP) of the University at Albany's Rockefeller College is seeking a service-minded individual who is committed to performing high-quality work to fill a Senior Education Specialist position within PDP's Department of Child Welfare Training in Albany, NY. Position is currently 60% FTE. Description of Duties: Under the direction of the Department Manager or designee, position works with the project team to conduct activities related to the design, development, and delivery of continuing professional education programming as well as monitoring trainers and training programs for quality assurance. He or she will also deliver training on working with alcohol and substance affected families to caseworkers and supervisors of local Departments of Social Service and voluntary agencies, develop and deliver individualized training, consultation, and support needed for caseworkers in local district and provider agencies to meet emerging needs, assist with the revision of training materials as needed, prepare and complete reports as requested.

Salary Mid $30s at 60% time
Type of Opportunity Part Time
Location NY 12203
Field of Study
Degree Wanted Bachelor
Special Skills & Requirements Bachelor's degree from a college or university accredited by a USDOE, or an internationally recognized accrediting organization in Social Welfare, or a related field. Two years of experience working in the substance use disorder field and knowledge of substance use disorders. Two years of experience in the delivery of instructional programs for adults and providing consultation. Knowledge of recent Federal and New York State child welfare initiatives. Knowledge of adult education theory. Demonstrated proficiency with oral, written, and presentation skills. Applicant must address in their application their abilities and experience in working with culturally diverse groups of people. Ability to deal with multiple priorities/competing deadlines in a team setting. Demonstrated proficiency in computer use, specifically Microsoft products. Ability to travel regularly throughout NYS to deliver trainings and attend meetings, including travel to areas that may not be served by public transportation, and the ability to lift and carry up to 40 lbs. Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree from a college or university accredited by a USDOE, or an internationally recognized accrediting organization in Social Welfare, or a related field, and a minimum of 2 years' experience in child welfare services/child protective services. Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC) Experience in the development and delivery of outcome-based training curricula. Experience in curriculum development. Experience in the delivery of web-based training.
Company Name The Professional Development Program, part of Rockefeller College at the University at Albany
Address: 4 Tower Place Albany, NY 12203
About the Company: Employment is with The Research Foundation for the State University of New York, a private, nonprofit, educational corporation that provides essential sponsored program administration and innovation support services to SUNY faculty and students whose ideas and research generate ground-breaking discovery and translate to entrepreneurial and economic development opportunities for New York State. Working at the SUNY Research Foundation for the University at Albany, you will be part of a team that provides essential services to the University as it moves to the front ranks of American higher education, supporting the advancement of education, research and discovery. The University at Albany, a nationally recognized research university with outstanding faculty, researchers and staff, offers challenging, exciting and rewarding careers to those who seek opportunities to grow and excel.
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