Document Category: Recruitment

Resilient Child Welfare Worker Interviews

This document summarizes the interview responses of workers who were identified as “resilient” by their supervisors and administrators and includes lessons learned about factors related to worker and supervisor resiliency that could be translated into training curriculum and recruitment and retention strategies. 

Western Workforce Project

This website provides resources and products from the Western Workforce Project which was designed to create and test a workforce assessment and intervention model focused on organizational health. 

A Children’s Services Corps: Lessons from Teach for America for Building the Child Welfare System

This paper provides background information on Teach for America (TFA) successes, challenges, and impact through the years; examines lessons from TFA in relation to child welfare; and presents options for future consideration. The paper is intended to challenge traditional thinking and serve as a foundation and starting point for reframing approaches to both child welfare …

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Child Welfare Information Gateway: Recruitment & Hiring

This section of the Child Welfare Information Gateway includes resources essential to effective recruitment and hiring programs and practices categorized in the following topics: recruitment; preparation; screening and staff selection; and hiring.