Location: Chicago, IL
School Social Worker Job in Chicago, IL
Chicago, IL - Sunbelt Staffing is hiring a full time School Social Worker for a job at a local district. This individual must have a proven track record of working with families and community agencies in alleviating adverse conditions in order to promote academic success for all students. Hired School Social Workers will help develop positive relationships with school staff, students and their families and contribute significantly in building a learning team.
The School Social Worker will conduct screenings and assessments, and provide individual and group counseling.The Social Worker will also function as a member of the Individualized Education Plan (IEP) team to determine student’s eligibility for special services, appropriate programming, and on-going progress.
- At least 2 years of social worker experience required, preferably in an urban setting
- Valid State Certification required (PEL, formerly IL Type 73)
- Master Degree in Social Work
- Strong general knowledge of the student population and experience with successful intervention strategies.
Submit resume and cover letter to - Erin McDonald, Hiring Manager
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled