School Social Worker

    Wayne RESA
    Wayne, MI
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    School Social Worker JobID: 16478
  • Position Type:
    Student Support Services/Social Worker
  • Date Posted:
    4/24/2020
  • Location:
    Special Education Department
  • Closing Date:
    Until Filled

    District:
    Lincoln Park Public Schools - website
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    LINCOLN PARK PUBLIC SCHOOLS
    1650 Champaign
    Lincoln Park, Michigan 48146

    ANNOUNCEMENT OF VACANCY
    Special Education
    2020 - 2021 School Year

    POSITION:

    SCHOOL SOCIAL WORKER ACT 18
    • (1) Position
    • Location TBD
    And any positions that result from the filling of this posting

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    School Social Work Licensure/Temporary or Full School Approval for School Social Worker
    3 - 5 years' experience working with students with ASD preferred
    Experience in a school environment
    Prefer PBIS, CPI and Crisis Intervention training and experience
    Experience in working within the MTSS framework
    Experience in conducting Functional Behavioral Assessments and writing Positive Behavior Intervention Plans
    Team work, team building, and mediation skills and ability to work independently
    Experience conducting special education evaluations: IEP's; MDRs; and providing school social work services as necessary
    Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board of Education and/or Superintendent may find appropriate and acceptable.

    DUTIES:

    Provide in-classroom behavioral support, coaching, training and strategies for meeting the needs of students
    Address behavior by providing behavioral interventions and problem solving strategies
    Intervene in crisis situations
    Work collaboratively with multidisciplinary staff, parents, and administrators
    Consult with building teams to develop behavior intervention strategies
    Documentation and collection of data for behavior interventions and services provided
    Facilitate behavior review meetings
    Determine appropriate behavior treatment plans through documented evaluations and consultations
    Collaborate with classroom teachers to plan and implement classroom based activities and behavior strategies/interventions
    Meet the needs of all students effectively by working in partnership with other disciplines
    Comply with policies established by federal and state law, State Board of Education rules, and school policy
    Maintain up-to-date knowledge of research, theories, and practices associated with therapy in the school-based setting
    Manage referrals for Special Education
    Other duties appropriate to the position and as assigned by the Executive Director of Special Education

    RESPONSIBLE TO:

    Building Administrator and Executive Director of Special Education

    WORK SCHEDULE:

    According to School Calendar

    SALARY:

    According to LPEA Master Agreement

    Jennifer B org
    Executive Director of Staff and Student Services

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, who fully and actively supports equal access for all qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information or Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law, and prohibits retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint, or otherwise oppose discrimination.

    The Executive Director of Staff and Student Services
    1650 Champaign, Lincoln Park, MI 48146
    313-389-0200 ext. 20305

    Posting ID: 556638419Posted: 2020-05-28