Social Worker (#1242809)

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JOB GOAL: To improve and strengthen relationships between staff, student, and family in order to promote student achievement at Bartlett High School and Bartlett Academy.

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:

Employs appropriate social work methods in situations affecting the student’s educational process (i.e. academics, attendance, behavior)

Assists with the development of academic, behavior and attendance plans

Conducts various types of counseling to include individual, small group and family counseling

Conducts risk assessments for students in crisis

Implements appropriate programs, groups and initiatives to target at-risk populations

Identifies resources for families such as mental health care, medical care, recreational opportunities, childcare, legal help and financial assistance

Collaborates and acts as a liaison between school staff, students, parents and community agencies

Assists families with the interpretation of school policies and procedures

Promotes parental involvement in schools

Conducts home visits and assesses family needs

Works closely monitoring attendance

Assist in making plans to address Truancy and Chronic Absenteeism

Promotes safe, caring and drug free schools

Supports RTIB-2 implementation

Develops alternative programs for drop-outs, truants, and risk-identified students

Consultation with staff, as appropriate

Collaboration with Counseling and Intervention Supervisor and District Social Worker

Provides staff development programs related to mental and behavioral health

Participates in referrals and case management of students/families involved in the court system

Provides written reports as assigned detailing important data to appropriate departments

Performs such other duties as assigned by the Director of Student Services and/or Superintendent

The social worker maintains a forty-hour (40) workweek and works additional hours as required to carry out all of the duties and responsibilities of the position. This is 10 month position.

FSLA Status: Exempt

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $43,190.00 to $66,352.00 /year

Posted By

Bartlett City School District

5650 Woodlawn ST, Bartlett, TN 38134
 

Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

State Average: $9,312 (USD)

% ELL Students

2%

State Average: 4%

Student Teacher Ratio

16.83

State Average: 15.06

% IEP Students

12%

State Average: 13%

FTE

861

State Average: 874