Closing date: April 30, 2019, 1:45 PM UTC
Anticipated 2019-2020 Vacancy
POSITION TITLE: Social Worker - ILP at Clarke Middle School
REPORTS TO: Building Principal and the Evaluation Team Supervisor
Terms of Employment: 184 day work year. Benefits and salary in accordance with the LEA Unit A collective bargaining agreement.
The Middle School Social Worker (MSW) will assist students in grades 6-8 with personal, psychological and environmental issues that affect their school performance, behavior and socialization. The MSW will partner with the school counselors to assess student needs and deliver services and programs to support students and maximize their ability to access the curriculum. The MSW will work closely with administrators, teachers, parents/guardians, nurses, psychologists, social workers, special educators, community-based resources and others. Through individual counseling, groups, strategic classroom lessons and parent workshops, social workers also address issues relevant to the general school population.
Master’s degree, MA DESE licensure as a School Social Worker/School Adjustment Counselor and experience experience preferred
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands or arms.
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.
Employer: Jonas Clarke Middle
Posted 394 days ago