How many cases should a new worker carry?
Supervisors will have the responsibility to assign cases (not involving authorized work) to new CWPs based on the complexity of cases, experience and time availability of the worker, and the needs of the agency. The expectation is that workers participating in the Pathway to Authorization Series will be afforded the time to complete the training and related assignments and activities.
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What does Authorization consist of for new workers?
A non-authorized staff member becomes eligible for Authorization after the completion of the Child Welfare Pathway to Authorization Series. Trainees must complete classroom and online instruction and participate in field practice activities. ...
What are new workers allowed to do pre-Authorization?
Agencies may have their own “Pre-Authorized” work assignments, however, please below for a sample list of the activities which non-authorized staff are able to engage in independently before becoming Authorized. Work in pairs/teams with experienced ...
How much time commitment of supervisors is expected during the RCWP2A Series?
How much time commitment of supervisors is expected during the Reimagined Child Welfare Pathway to Authorization (RCWP2A) Series? The amount of time required of Supervisors may vary depending on the number of assigned new workers, the experience of ...
Is Authorization the same as Regulation?
Is Authorization the same as Regulation? No. Until they are formally ‘Authorized’, child protection workers will not be able to independently conduct investigations, independently apprehend children, or independently make a child protection ...
Can students on placement participate in the RCWP2A training?
Yes. Eligible students are able to participate in the Reimagined Child Welfare Pathway to Authorization (RCWP2A) series. Students who meet the program requirements will be able to register in regularly scheduled RCWP2A series. There is no additional ...