ERIC Number: ED316011
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Feb
Building Effective Partnerships: A Win-Win Approach. Module II. Job Match: Together for Good Business.
Banzhaf, Katie; And Others
Intended for use with personnel in business, industry, and human service agencies, the training module is part of a kit designed to demonstrate how individuals with disabilities and older persons can be assimilated successfully into the labor force. This module explains partnerships between businesses and human service agencies. It emphasizes the development of working relationships between the public and private sectors. An introduction explains how to use the module, providing information on desired competency of participants in the training sessions, reader information for different target audiences, materials, and preparation for instruction. Chapters have the following titles: "Establishing a Partnership" (the traditional readiness model versus the alternative supported employment model); "Marketing the Qualified Applicant" (addressed to human service workers); "Finding, Hiring, and Keeping Qualified Workers with Special Needs" (addressed to employers); "Innovations that Work--A Guide to Successful Public-Private Partnerships" (e.g., human factors, a suggested planning process, possible program models, comparison of models, and the winning partnership between public service agencies and industry); "Planning for Results" (a problem-solving approach). About 85 references. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Community; Practitioners
Sponsor: Administration on Developmental Disabilities (DHHS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Nebraska Univ., Omaha. Center for Applied Urban Research.
Note: For related documents, see EC 230 016-020. Charts have small print.