Reducing Home Visitor Attrition

Length: 1-2 hours
ETO: Professional Growth and Leadership
PDR:



Home visitor attrition is a significant problem for many home visitation programs. Supervisors/coordinators and administrators need to understand the issues related to home visitor attrition, especially those issues they have control over. This training is designed to focus on specific strategies supervisors/coordinators and administrators can utilize to reduce staff attrition in their home visitation programs.

Objectives

Training Objectives for Supervisors and Coordinators:

  • To understand the use of Realistic Job Previews (RJPs) to reduce attrition 
  • Be able to improve the job applicant interviewing process to reduce attrition
  • To better understand the importance, to attrition, of staff orientation and socialization