School Social Worker, Cicero IL

Cicero, IL 4 days ago

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Category Schools - Social Worker
Job Type Contract

Soliant is working with a predominantly preK-8 school district in Cicero, IL and is seeking a contract School Social Worker for the school year.

This is a moderately sized district of close to 10,000 students and 15 schools, serving students who mostly come from low income backgrounds. 

We seek applicants who can either work with Junior High age groups, or elementary school students.

Scope of duties:

  • Provide counseling support to General Education students, in addition to students requiring Social Worker support on their IEPs (Individual Education Plans)
  • Collaborate with Special Education team to evaluate students and the suitability of their IEP goals
  • Support students and staff in developing appropriate behavior intervention approaches
  • Refer students and families to community and school resources to support their social and emotional well-being

Requirements:

  • School Social Worker endorsement on the Illinois Professional Educators' License
    • Graduate degree in Social Work
    • Completion of internship with 600 contact hours in a school setting
    • Completion of a subject area test 184
    • 400 hours of supervised field experience
  • Out-of-state applicants who have completed a similar educator-preparation program may apply by reciprocity

We seek applicants who are:

  • Professional and accountable
  • Excellent communicators
  • Committed to the success and well-being of student communities

Please apply by using the form below, or contact Monica Guu with inquiries at [email protected]

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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