Category Schools - Social Worker
Job Type Contract To Hire
Job Title: School Social Worker
Location: Near Albuquerque, NM
Job Description: We are currently seeking a highly qualified School Social Worker for the upcoming 2023-24 school year. As a School Social Worker, you will play a vital role in supporting students' social, emotional, and behavioral well-being. Your primary responsibility will be to provide counseling, intervention, and case management services to students in need.
- Must hold a valid New Mexico State license as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).
- Must possess a Professional License and Public Education License.
- Previous experience working as a School Social Worker or in a similar role is preferred but not mandatory.
- Conduct assessments to identify students' social, emotional, and behavioral needs.
- Develop and implement individualized intervention plans to address students' challenges.
- Provide individual and group counseling services to students to promote their social and emotional development.
- Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other school personnel to develop strategies for supporting students' academic success.
- Maintain accurate and confidential records of student progress and intervention services provided.
- Participate in multidisciplinary team meetings and contribute to the development of Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) for students with special needs.
- Provide crisis intervention services when necessary.
- Stay updated on relevant laws, policies, and best practices in school social work.
- A valid New Mexico State license as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).
- Possession of a Professional License and Public Education License.
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
- Strong organizational and time management abilities.
- Ability to work effectively with diverse populations.
- Compassionate and empathetic nature.
- Familiarity with relevant laws, regulations, and ethical guidelines related to school social work.
If interested in applying, please submit your resume by clicking here.
We look forward to hearing from you!
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
- Competitive Salary
- Weekly Paycheck
- Matching 401(k) Plan
- Extensive Medical Coverage
- Licensing Assistance
- Custom Housing
- Travel Assistance
- Professional Development Reimbursement