School Social Worker near Fenton, MI

Fenton, MI 4 days ago

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Category Schools - Social Worker
Job Type Contract

Soliant Schools is working with a school in the Fenton, Michigan area that is looking for a Licensed School Social Worker (LMSW) for their upcoming school year. The ideal candidate is a licensed master of social work and has experience in schools or with adolescences. The director is arranging interviews soon, so apply today!

School Social Workers are expected to counsel students, connect at-risk youth with
resources and conduct home visits to best provide any additional support that might be needed. They are responsible for supporting students and advocating for their physical and emotional well being. 


The Position
Qualified candidates must possess a Master’s Degree in Social Work with a Full or Limited Licensure and demonstrate the following qualifications:  

  • Administer both standardized and informal assessments (observations, interviews, etc.).
  • Coordinate or serve as a member of diagnostic teams and education planning and placement committees, and provide and sociological assessments related to planning for children with adjustment problems.
  • Provide comprehensive diagnostic evaluations for children suspected of being eligible as a student with an emotionally impairment, otherwise health impairment, or autism.
  • Ability to lead staff in completing Functional Behavioral Assessments (FBAs).
  • Lead staff in developing and implementing social, affective, and behavior interventions plans (BIPs).
  • Ability to develop and implement positive behavior support systems.
  • Assist staff and families with crisis needs and be an active member on the building’s Key Identified Personnel (KIP) team.
  • Excellent verbal and written language skills.
  • Organized and able to manage multiple assignments within multiple buildings.
  • Experience and ability to write standards based IEPs including measurable goals.
  • Collaborate with staff and families
  • Thorough knowledge of community agencies that support students and families.
  • Experience with a variety of disabilities including ASD, EI and SXI. • Must be CPI trained or willing to be CPI trained within 30 days of hire date and annually update CPI certification.
  • Perform other responsibilities and assigned by Central Office Administration and/or Building Principals.  
This position reports to the Central Office Administration and the Building Principal


For more information on this position, contact Jessica Williams at (770) 557-3222 or [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