URGENT HIRE | Licensed School Social Worker or Counselor | Lapeer, MI

lapeer, MI 17 days ago

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Category Schools - Social Worker
Job Type Contract

We are partnering with a school district to find a Licensed school Social Worker or Counselor for a contract position in Lapeer, MI.

School Year: Remainder of current school year and full 2023-2024 SY

Position Type: Full-Time

Licensure/Certifications Required:

  • Masters in School Social Work per the Michigan Rules and Regulations for Special Education
  • Limited License accepted as long as candidate is enrolled in MSW program for social work in special education.

Hours per Week: 40 hours

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: June 30, 2024

Disabilities: All

Population: K-12


  • Provide counseling and support services to students with diverse needs in a school setting
  • Conduct individual and group counseling sessions to address social, emotional, and behavioral concerns
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents/guardians, and other professionals to support students' academic and social-emotional development
  • Assess students' needs and develop appropriate interventions and support plans
  • Facilitate crisis interventions and provide referrals to outside agencies as needed
  • Maintain accurate and confidential records of counseling sessions and interventions


  • Master's degree in Social Work or related field
  • Licensure as a School Social Worker in Michigan or eligible for licensure
  • Limited License accepted if enrolled in an MSW program for social work in special education
  • Experience working with children and adolescents in a school or related setting
  • Knowledge of Michigan rules and regulations for special education
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills


  • Health benefits
  • Competitive pay (negotiable based on experience and qualifications)
  • Advisory support and mentorship
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Renewal opportunity for the following school years

If you are a licensed Counselor or Social Worker with a Master's in School Social Work and are interested in this contract position in partnership with a school district in Lapeer, MI, for the remainder of the current school year and the full 2023-2024 school year, please click here to apply directly

Britney Berger | National Hiring Manager

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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