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Social Worker Long Term Substitute - IMMEDIATE OPENING

Paulo Freire Social Justice Charter School | Other

Start Date: Aug 21, 2019

Full Description:

PAULO FREIRE SOCIAL JUSTICE CHARTER SCHOOL
SOCIAL WORKER JOB DESCRIPTION
POSITION OVERVIEW:
The School Social Worker is a supportive role to provide services to students and families including: counseling, diagnostic assessment, referrals and reporting. All work is aligned with the school’s values, mission, core beliefs, and educational programs. The social worker upholds the dignity of the student and family members.
Directly Responsible to: The School Principal
Supervises: Student social work interns as applicable
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provides social work counseling to students and parents; provides psycho-social assessment and diagnosis of behavioral disabilities with recommendations and/or accommodations at  the school, home and/or in the community with periodic reevaluations; participates in case conferences involving cooperation with other pupil personnel  workers, school personnel and community agencies; makes referral to public or private agencies with appropriate follow-up; serves as a liaison between school, family and community resources; serves as a source of information regarding community resources; maintains appropriate school records and provides written reports and communications; participation as a resource person in in-service training and planning; acts as a consultant to resolve problems concerning issuance of credits; evaluates transcripts; participates, as requested, in planning, implementation and follow-up phases of proficiency testing; participates in the Individual Education Plan (IEP) process as required; supervises student social work interns; performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications:
Masters degree in counseling, social work or related field such as Psychology
Proof of passing MTELs, SEI endorsed or endorsable
Two years experience in the field or related experience
Possession of a valid Massachusetts Social Workers License Certification

Preferred Qualifications:
Masters degree in counseling, social work
At least 2 years of relevant work experience
Bilingual- Fluent in both English and Spanish

Requirements:

Minimum Qualifications:
Masters degree in counseling, social work or related field such as Psychology
Proof of passing MTELs, SEI endorsed or endorsable
Two years experience in the field or related experience
Possession of a valid Massachusetts Social Workers License Certification

Preferred Qualifications:
Masters degree in counseling, social work
At least 2 years of relevant work experience
Bilingual- Fluent in both English and Spanish

Application Procedure:

Please apply on School Spring.

To Apply:

Please submit a resume and cover letter to

[email protected]

Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and continue until the position is filled.

Address:

134 Springfield Street
Chicopee, MA 01020
See map: Google Maps

Application Deadline:

Aug 30, 2019