Community First Choice Option Voluntary Training Program How to Select, Manage and Dismiss Attendants

New York

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Training/Capacity Building

~~“By the end of this training you will be able to:
• Identify your specific service needs and preferences;
• Identify qualities that your direct care worker must have and those qualities that would be good to have;
• List the steps in the hiring process;
• Find direct care worker candidates;
• Pre–screen candidates over the telephone;
• Interview candidates;
• Identify the qualities of a good supervisor;
• Understand your purpose, roles, and responsibilities as the supervisor of your direct care worker;
• Identify four coaching skills that can be used in supervision;
• Give constructive feedback to a direct care worker if there is a problem.”

  • Other
  • Resource Leveraging
  • Department of Health
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