2023/2024 School Social Worker Position Now Available

  • Westland , MI
  • Schools - Social Worker
  • 12 days ago

Blazerworks, in collaboration with the local school district in Westland, Michigan, is seeking a dedicated and compassionate School Social Worker for a full-time position. As a School Social Worker, you will play a vital role in supporting the social, emotional, and behavioral well-being of students. Blazerworks offers competitive wages, comprehensive company benefits including vision medical, dental coverage, 401(k) options, as well as advisory and professional support.


  • Provide individual and group counseling to students, addressing their social and emotional needs.
  • Conduct assessments and evaluations to identify students' social, emotional, and behavioral strengths and challenges.
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other professionals to develop and implement effective intervention plans.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) and behavior intervention plans.
  • Facilitate social skills training and promote positive peer interactions and inclusivity.
  • Provide crisis intervention and support to students and families in need.
  • Coordinate and connect students and families with community resources and support services.
  • Advocate for students' rights and collaborate with stakeholders to ensure their well-being.
  • Maintain accurate and confidential records of student progress and services provided.
  • Stay up-to-date with current research, best practices, and legal requirements related to school social work.


  • Master's degree in Social Work from an accredited program.
  • Valid Michigan State license or certification as a School Social Worker.
  • Previous experience working in a school setting or with children and adolescents is preferred.
  • Knowledge of evidence-based counseling techniques and interventions.
  • Strong assessment and diagnostic skills to evaluate students' social and emotional functioning.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with students, families, and staff.
  • Ability to build rapport with students and create a safe and supportive environment.
  • Cultural competence and sensitivity to work effectively with diverse student populations.
  • Commitment to professional growth and ongoing learning.


  • Competitive wages based on experience and qualifications.
  • Comprehensive company benefits package, including vision medical, dental coverage, and 401(k) options.
  • Advisory and professional support to foster your development and enhance your skills as a School Social Worker.

To apply for the full-time School Social Worker position, please email your resume to [email protected] In the email, kindly include your contact information, relevant experience, state licensure details, and educational background. Blazerworks is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and promotes inclusivity. Join our team and make a positive impact on the lives of students in Westland, Michigan.

Matea Kearns
National Hiring Manager
813-776-0382 / [email protected]

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