Part-Time School Social Worker (#324877)
The part-time School Social Worker serves as a liaison among the home, the schools, and the community to alleviate any personal/social adjustment problems which may be obstructing the educational progress of students. In addition, the social worker offers case management services for preschool students identified as homeless under the McKinney Vento Assistance Act.
Essential Job Functions: * Facilitates intensive case management * Connects families and children to resources and services in the community * Addresses barriers to accessing education through direct and indirect services * Provides consultation services to pre-K teachers in the areas of management of challenging behaviors, poverty, trauma, and mental health * Observes students in the classroom and assists with implementation of individualized interventions * Collaborates with the Homeless Liaison for the school division * Provides ongoing training to raise awareness and to engage the community in supports for the targeted population * Participates in home visits and community engagement
The position is funded through a grant at 20 hours per week. The hourly rate is $30.00