Jordan School District Student Safety and Wellness Specialist full-time
Under the direction of the Health and Wellness Consultant, the Student Safety and Wellness Specialist helps make decisions that affect social, emotional, mental health, wellness and safety development. The incumbent will work collaboratively within the Health and Wellness Team and Student Services Department to increase student resilience, implement restorative multi-tiered systems of supports, and address safety and wellness concerns. This includes (but not limited to): using technology to understand, monitor, and address harmful/inappropriate issues; providing training and assistance to schools and staff; increasing support and resources for schools, using a relationship-driven/data-informed approach to support district and school efforts, and developing and implementing programs. The Safety and Wellness Specialist creates, obtains, and uses data to increase program efficacy to increase student and school safety and wellness.
This position will work with computer programs to monitor student safety and will work directly with schools to implement intervention strategies and best practices to assist students in crisis.
Being team centered and results focused is essential. A background in school counseling, social work, or psychology is required. A current and valid license is required. Refer to the job description for more information about the position.