Document Category: Performance Management

Pennsylvania Child Welfare Competencies

This document provides examples of competencies and related behavioral indicators that are designed to reflect the knowledge and skills representative of excellence in child welfare practice. Add to My Resources 0

Competency-based Workforce Development: A Synthesis of Current Approaches

This paper defines and explains a competency-based approach, the rationale for using competency models, the history of competency models, a comparison of various approaches, the connection to the National Child Welfare Workforce (NCWWI) Workforce Development Framework, the intersection of social work education, and strategies for integrating competency models into agency practice. The paper is designed …

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Performance Measurement: NCWWI 1-page Summary

This document summarizes findings from a collaborative initiative and qualitative study that examined the experiences of four nonprofit human service organizations engaging in performance measurement processes to satisfy accountability requirements and increase organizational and program effectiveness. Add to My Resources 0

Positioning Public Child Welfare Guidance: Workforce Guidance

This chapter offers guidance that all agencies can use to attract and retain a highly competent workforce that has the capacity to execute the agency’s strategy to achieve positive outcomes for the children, youth and families it serves. Add to My Resources 0

Iowa Caseworker Competencies and Assessment

This survey is designed to assist each social worker with a review of their competencies and individual learning needs; a companion Individual Learning Plan provides a format to plan future training for improved individual professional practice. Add to My Resources 0

Maine Caseworker Competencies

This report on the competency model summarizes the work of developing the model and includes a description of the Maine Child Welfare Training Institute, its training model, the procedures for developing a competency model, and the original Competency Model for Child Welfare Caseworkers.  Add to My Resources 0