School Social Worker
School Social Worker – Circle Academy
hope begins here.
Apply now to join our new therapeutic day school team that will empower students with emotional and behavioral challenges to have successful experiences in school, at home and in the community. The school is seeking an innovative, creative and enthusiastic licensed social worker to join our team.
The school social worker plans, prepares, and provides counseling to students weekly and as specified on the IEP or program requirements. Solid counseling and excellent written and oral communication skills are required. This role also requires someone who is able to work under pressure and meet deadlines; maintain confidentiality; and prioritize multiple responsibilities while working cooperatively with other members of the treatment team.
Candidates must possess a Masters in Social Work with a Type 73 school certificate and an IL Drivers License. A LCSW is preferred for the position due to the clinical needs of our students. Additionally, a minimum of three years experience working with students with emotional/behavioral disabilities in a therapeutic day treatment school preferred. . Prospective employees will be required to submit to a pre-employment drug screen, physical and background check.
We offer outstanding benefits and opportunities for professional growth and personal fulfillment. Salary is based on the candidate’s education and experience. We are committed to the values of spirituality, teamwork, integrity and respect. Prospective employees will be required to submit to a pre-employment drug screen and background check.
For more information and to apply please visit www.cunninghamhome.org/join-our-team.