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Training Specialist Denali Family Services Occupation: Training and Development Specialists
Location: Anchorage, AK - 99518 Positions available: 1
Job #: 509545
Updated: 2/12/2021 Expires: 3/31/2021
Source: AlaskaJobs Site: AlaskaJobs

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The Training Specialist is responsible for developing, implementing, and conducting agency training programs
This position is responsible for observing policies, procedures, and safeguards to protect the privacy of health information in compliance with the HIPAA Privacy Rule.

Essential Functions of the Position:

  • Develops and facilitates agency training programs
    • Organizes and plans various forms of trainings in preparation of onboarding for new employees
    • Arranges and manages learning environment
    • Develops and presents curricula and programs
    • Gathers and organizes appropriate data to identify training needs within the organization

Position Requirements:

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in social work, education, human services, psychology, communication, or a closely related field. One (1) year of direct care experience in healthcare or family and children’s services, and one (1) year experience in training, education, or public communication. 

Certifications: Currently holds or is able to attain trainer certification in Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI), American Red Cross CPR/First Aid/AED—Child and Adult, and Mental Health First Aid
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Ability to maintain positive professional working relationships and to work effectively within a team environment
  • Organized, efficient, and able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills, including the ability to accurately document events, provide detailed records, facilitate group activities, and prepare training materials
  • Demonstrated ability to speak and present to individuals and large crowds
  • Ability to train sound therapeutic and professional techniques for use with a diverse group of clients and caregivers
  • Ability to interpret, apply, and train to local, state, federal, and accreditation standards
  • Ability to gather and present performance data
  • Ability to interact with clients and co-workers in a variety of settings while treating them with dignity and respect.
  • Ability to work independently and display creativity
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and database applications
  • Ability to read, speak, and write English
  • Ability to pass a State and FBI background check in accordance with the State of Alaska Background Checking Unit.
  • Ability to ensure client and employee confidentiality as prescribed by agency policy and federal law
  • Ability to learn and utilize CareLogic and Relias
  • Ability to learn, understand, and apply all agency protocol, policy, procedure, plans, and program requirements

Physical Requirements: Ability to engage in sedentary and physical work, such as consumer and agency activities, and the demonstration and training of various physical techniques.  Must be able to lift 25 lbs and bend down frequently. Visual acuity necessary to utilize a computer monitor throughout the course of a normal workday. Ability to perform repetitive keyboarding activities and operate general office equipment. Ability to communicate verbally, both in person and over the telephone. Ability to wrap arms around and hold a person. Ability to twist and bend.  Must have visual and hearing acuity.

Working Conditions:  Work is performed in a community mental health center office setting, as well as in the community.

Other Requirements:  Ability to obtain CPR and First Aid certification; continual proof of a valid Alaska Driver’s License; maintain current vehicle insurance and registration on personal vehicle(s) used for company business; maintain a violation free driving record for the past year; maintain satisfactory criminal background record and be at least 21 years old due to state licensing requirements.

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Driver's License Required: Yes, Operator License.
Minimum Age Requirement: 21. Reason for Age Requirement: Insurance.

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