School Social Worker

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Employment Type
Full-time
Grade Levels
10th
11th
12th
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
6th
7th
8th
9th
Kindergarten
Benefits
Offers 401K
Offers Pension
Start Date
Upcoming School Year
Position Areas
Pupil Services
Certification

Must hold a license issued by any agency.
The license position area must be in Social Worker.
The license must be in one of the following grades: Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th.
The license status must be active or about to graduate from a state-approved teacher preparation program.

Description

Licensed School Social Worker with experience providing school social work assistance to children, youth and families. Ability to establish relationships and work cooperatively as a team member with school staff, parents, children, youth, community agencies and colleagues. Exhibit strong organizational, communication and problem solving skills. Experience with an interagency interdisciplinary team coordinating family services. Possess knowledge of community resources, strengths-based assessment and documentation of interventions and activities. Provide case management coordination of multiple services and intervention on a weekly, bi-weekly and on an as needed basis for students & families.

Job Specifications: a) Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master’s degree in Social Work; b) Identify and address learning and behavior problems that interfere with school success; c) Provide assessment, intervention and/or linkage to appropriate service support for families; d) Provide intervention at school and/or in-home support to comprehensively address family challenges; e) Facilitate research-based proven effective programs, curriculum and strategies that emphasize reconnecting youth to school; promoting life-long social skills, daily attendance tracking, decreasing risk factors and increasing protective factors. Home-school partnerships are strengthened through this collaborative approach; f) Will coordinate with appropriate agencies to provide a continuum of care for families; g) Experience working with MTSS preferred.

Posted By

Murray School District

5102 S Commerce Drive , Murray, UT 84107
 

At the following locations

Horizon Elementary School

5180 South 700 West , Murray, UT 84123