FOCUS Resilience Trainer - Stennis
UCLA Health
 Stennis Space Center, MS

FOCUS (Families OverComing Under Stress) provides resiliency training to military families. The Resilience Trainer reports to the local Site Director. The incumbent: (1) facilitates the FOCUS model, a manualized family training intervention and group workshops for military parents and children; (2) uses computer data entry to complete and document individual intakes/orientations and assessments with family participants and service encounters; (3) assists with program outreach within the military community; (4) oversees and/or ensures tracking and monitoring families' participation in services, (5) completes short-term tracking of families that participate in the program; (6) attends training and supervision sessions.

Responsibilities

FOCUS (Families OverComing Under Stress) provides resiliency training to military families. The Resilience Trainer reports to the local Site Director. The incumbent: (1) facilitates the FOCUS model, a manualized family training intervention and group workshops for military parents and children; (2) uses computer data entry to complete and document individual intakes/orientations and assessments with family participants and service encounters; (3) assists with program outreach within the military community; (4) oversees and/or ensures tracking and monitoring families' participation in services, (5) completes short-term tracking of families that participate in the program; (6) attends training and supervision sessions.

Qualifications

  • Ph.D. or M.A. in Psychology or related fields.
  • Experience in the area of family and/or child services.
  • Experience and/or knowledge about working with military populations.
  • Experience delivering family and/or children in individual and/or group settings.
  • Experience working with children, teens and adults.
  • Skilled in keeping accurate and timely records.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively and closely with other members of the service team.
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and report to the Site Director on a regular basis and in a timely manner.
  • Must have valid driver's license, auto insurance and access to an automobile.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, and Access. Ability to work flexible hours. Ability to follow University Policy and Procedures.

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.