Center For Family Services (CFS) is a large and exciting nonprofit human services agency based in Camden City, NJ. CFS provides counseling, parenting education, substance abuse treatment, safe and supportive housing, early childhood education, and crisis intervention to children, individuals, and families throughout New Jersey. Due to recent growth/expansion, CFS is seeking support from AmeriCorps VISTAs to build the capacity of our administrative infrastructure, as well as the infrastructure of new programs. The Quality Improvement Associate AmeriCorps VISTA service position provides an exciting opportunity for a service member to play an integral role in the development and implementation of a continuous quality improvement plan for CFS residential shelter programs.
The Quality Improvement VISTA will 1) Learn the interworkings of of residential programming; 2) Investigate incident reports 3) Maintain a system for ongoing follow up and documentation for incident reporting and risk management 4) Complete monthly chart audits for residential programs 5) Assess satisfaction among families 6) Attend meetings regarding programmatic goals and supervision 7) Collect generalized data to improve quality of programming This position requires pre-service drug screening and criminal background checks.