What does “independently” mean?
Staff who are not yet “authorized” cannot conduct “authorized” work without the assistance, support and guidance of an experienced Authorized Child Welfare Professional, including one’s supervisor. Ideally, this oversight would be provided in person, however in extenuating circumstances may be offered remotely.
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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 ...
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 ...
PRIDE Pre-Service Training Technology User Guide
Attached is the Technology User Guide for PRIDE Participants.