Check out these opportunities to work for the Minnesota Child Welfare Training Academy!

Graduate Research Assistant (GRA)

This individual MUST be a University of Minnesota (U of M) graduate student, and have experience in social media, content writing, editing, and strategy. The Student Communications Assistant is a 50% U of M graduate student employee positioned in the Center for Advanced Studies in Child Welfare (CASCW) at the School of Social Work. This position will help the Minnesota Child Welfare Training Academy (MNCWTA) communications team by focusing on social media efforts, as well as researching and creating content for all MNCWTA communication channels. Learn more about the position and how to apply here.

Community Trainers (several open positions)

These training positions (Temp/Casual, 0001) are hired through the University of Minnesota (U of M). Job descriptions are linked below:

  • Foundations New Worker Training - lead in-person training for new workers at our Metro Learning Center in Roseville, Northwest Learning Center in Detroit Lakes, and Southwest Learning Center in Marshall.
  • Family Group Decision Making (FGDM) - Must have an in-depth knowledge of Family Group Decision Making (FGDM), as well as experience developing a FGDM service model that reflects the requirements of the state.*
  • Sexually Exploited Youth (SEY) - will provide learners with the skills to identify trafficking and exploitation, assess and respond to potential trafficking and exploitation of youth, coordinate with partners in meeting the needs of youth and families, and to demonstrate culturally responsive practice.*

Apply through the U of M Employment website (button below) using Job ID 348582. Be sure to indicate in your cover letter which training position you are interested in.

*Applicants located near our regional learning centers (northeast, northwest, southeast, and southwest) are encouraged to apply!