The following resources are intended to provide guidance and assistance to managers and supervisors seeking to address workforce challenges and achieve an effective and stable child welfare workforce. These tools, including guides, manuals, workbooks, checklists, and other types of tools for managers and supervisors, address the range of workforce topics, including:
- Management and supervision tools
- Recruitment and hiring tools
- Retention tools
- Using social media in child welfare
Child Welfare Workload Compendium
Child Welfare Information Gateway
An online searchable database of State and local child welfare workload initiatives offering information and tools for improving workload management, including studies, standards, legislation and policies, and other related resources.
The Children's Bureau Training and Technical Assistance (T/TA) Network: Ten Years of Workforce and Leadership Development Initiatives, Training and Technical Assistance Activities, and Related Products: A Resource Guide, 2000-2010 (PDF - 565 KB)
National Child Welfare Workforce Institute (2010)
Summarizes workforce and leadership development resources created by members of the T/TA Network.
|Caseload and Workload Management|
|Series Title:||Issue Briefs|
|Author(s):||Child Welfare Information Gateway.
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|Year Published:||2010 - 19 pages|
|Discusses the problems of large caseloads and workloads for child welfare workers and examines the benefits of caseload and workload management. Catalysts and motivating factors for managing caseloads and workloads are reviewed in the context of workload studies and other tools. Strategies for caseload and workload management are provided, along with State and local examples of caseload and workload strategies. Links to organizations and resources are included.|
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