This two-session workshop series is designed to provide a framework for supervision of youth-work professionals based on research and best/promising practices. The workshop addresses strategies to enhance the effectiveness of staff including identifying/designing staff development, supporting those you supervise, providing meaningful feedback, dealing with workplace diversity and handling difficult workplace situations.
This series aligns with core knowledge and competencies for youth work professionals that have been developed by the National Afterschool Association (NAA) and the Ohio Afterschool Network (OAN).
The NAA core knowledge content area addressed:
- Professional Development and Leadership: Acts ethically, committed to continuous learning and advocates for best practices and policies for children and youth.
Intended Audience: program coordinators, supervisors of frontline youth workers