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Inventory of Innovations: Workforce Development
Read recent research on child welfare workforce management, including recruitment and retention, professional development, and organizational culture.
Capacity Building Center for States
Provides an overview of recent research on child welfare workforce management, including worker recruitment and retention, professional development, and organizational culture, and describes innovative programs that have implemented some of the suggestions discussed in the research. The brief also addresses considerations for innovative solutions related to workforce management in child welfare. This publication is part of the Inventory of Innovations series.
Child welfare agencies often experience barriers to developing and maintaining a competent, committed, and diverse workforce. Although multiple strategies have been developed to address these challenges, isolated interventions often struggle to yield positive results. Learn more about the workforce development framework in this podcast.