Employment Retention Specialist Training - Curriculum Revision and Certification

Funding Source: 
National Institute of Corrections
Type of Funding: 
federal
Deadline: 
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Amount: 
$90 000
Number of Awards Available: 
1
Eligibility: 
An eligible applicant is any public or private agency, educational institution, organization, individual or team with expertise in the described areas.
Description: 

Work under this cooperative agreement will involve the facilitation of a key informant focus group consisting of subject matter experts specific to career theory, cognitive behavioral principles, motivational interviewing and blended learning techniques and practices; the review of current research related to workforce development, employment retention, recidivism and evidence-based programing; and the identification of the various practices and policies that support successful community transition and the long-term attachment of justice involved adults to the workforce.

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