JobID 535 : School Social Worker (#2010143)

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Job Type
Full-time
Start Date
09/01/2020

Description

2020-2021 ANTICIPATED
JOB OPENING
                                                                            
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POSITION:                School Social Worker   
                                  Full Time, 10 Month, Tenure Track
 
START DATE:           September 1, 2020
                       
SALARY:                   As per NHEA Contract   
 
DEADLINE:              Applications accepted until position is filled
                                   
 
Possess a valid NJ Certificate. Experience in dealing with a broad spectrum of mental health issues impacting adolescents.  Experience in small group and individual counseling of high school age students in social and emotional issues of concern to high school age students. Works in cooperation with local mental health programs, substance abuse facilities and school to provide students and families with support in students’ return to school.  Assesses student drug and alcohol involvement and makes appropriate referrals to treatment facilities.  Experience in conducting crisis intervention with students and families.  Implements and coordinates school district staff and parent education programs related to mental health and substance abuse awareness issues.  Provides professional development for staff in recognizing and referring students that are at risk to the appropriate district personnel for intervention services.  Participates in Municipal Alliance meetings and maintain an on-going dialogue with local law enforcement officials and other community agencies.  Experienced preferred, but not necessary. 

Apply online at: www.northernhighlands.org > Our District > Employment Opportunities. Hard copy applications will not be accepted.
 
 
 
EOE/AA
 

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Northern Highlands Regional High School District

298 Hillside Avenue, Allendale, NJ 07401-1447
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$21,553 (USD)

State Average: $19,422 (USD)

% ELL Students

State Average: 5%

Student Teacher Ratio

11.84

State Average: 12.25

% IEP Students

15%

State Average: 16%

FTE

186

State Average: 345