Job Function/Industry: Social Service & Personal Care
Description Competency model composed of education, experience, tasks, competencies and characteristics required to effectively:
- Provide social services and assistance to improve the social and psychological functioning of children and their families and to maximize the family well-being and the academic functioning of children.
- May assist parents, arrange adoptions, and find foster homes for abandoned or abused children.
- In schools, they address such problems as teenage pregnancy, misbehavior, and truancy.
- May also advise teachers.
Version: The basic version contains education, experience, tasks and competencies required for the occupation. The complete version adds the behaviors required for the occupation, painting a clear picture of what is expected and reducing subjectivity.
Author: DOL O*Net - this product uses the O*NET Database version 17.0, but has been improved for relevance to competency-based talent management
Last Updated: June 2010
# of Competencies Included: 30
Competencies weighted based on significance, including but not limited to:
1 - Active Listening
2 - Speaking
3 - Therapy and Counseling
4 - Psychology
5 - Oral Comprehension
6 - Oral Expression
7 - Written Comprehension
8 - Problem Sensitivity
9 - Reading Comprehension
10 - Written Expression
Format: After checkout you will receive an email with a link to the competency model in PDF format.