School Social Worker

Deadline: 
Friday, September 20, 2019
District/Organization: 
Ingham ISD
Position Details: 

Ingham Intermediate school district

Position Announcement

Job Title:

School Social Worker

Location:

Ingham ISD

Start Date:

October 14, 2019

Salary Range/ Level:

$43,542-$78,050

(commensurate with experience)

2019-20 IIPSA Salary Schedule

Terms of Employment:

38 weeks/year; 5 days/week;  7 hours/day

Date Posted:

Friday, September 6, 2019

Application Deadline:

Friday, September 20, 2019

Application Process:

A completed online application is REQUIRED. (See application instructions at Ingham ISD under Employment.)

 

Resume and cover letter may be:

  • Attached within the online application (preferred)
  • Faxed: (517) 676-4294
  • Emailed: jobline@inghamisd.org
  • Mailed: Ingham ISD, Human Resources         

2630 W Howell Road, Mason, MI 48854

Job Description

 

Position Opportunity:

 

Under the direct supervision of the Supervisor for Student Support Services, and in accordance with the established policies and procedures of the Ingham Intermediate School District, the School Social Worker is responsible for providing supportive services for eligible students enrolled in regular, vocational or special education programs.  The School Social Worker will focus on student evaluation, provision of direct and indirect services, and collaborative consultation with staff, parents, agency personnel and administrators. Please see website for full description.

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Approval by the State Department of Education as a school social worker.                                            
  • Master’s Degree in Social Work.
  • One year of experience in school social work practice in a school setting which can include master’s level social work internship.
  • Knowledge and theoretical content in treatment modes for school social work practice.
  • Demonstrated skills and successful experience in counseling/therapy with individuals, groups of students, and their families.
  • Knowledge of the requirements of state and federal mandates which directly affect school social work services and special education.
  • Ability to work and effectively communicate with administrators, staff, agencies, medical providers, students and their families.
  • Self-directedness and initiative when given a variety of responsibilities and assigned tasks.
  • Ability to make decisions and problem solve within a team of service providers.

 

Working Conditions:

 

  • The School Social Worker will be provided office space within educational settings.  This position requires daily travel, for which the staff member must provide transportation.  This position will interface with LEA and IISD staff, community providers, agency personnel, and families.

 

Notice of Non-discrimination

It is the policy of Ingham Intermediate School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender/sex, age, disability, height, weight, marital status, or lack of English language speaking skills, in its programs, services or activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies: Director of Human Resources, 2630 West Howell Road, Mason, MI, 48854. (517) 244-1289.

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Email: 
jobline@inghamisd.org
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