School Social Worker (Full-Time) in Blue Island, IL
Blazerworks, in partnership with the Blue Island School District, is seeking a dedicated and compassionate School Social Worker to join our team. This is a full-time position that offers competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits package, including vision medical, dental coverage, 401(k) options, as well as advisory and professional support.
Role and Responsibilities:
- Provide comprehensive social work services to students in the Blue Island School District.
- Conduct individual and group counseling sessions to address students' emotional, behavioral, and social needs.
- Collaborate with teachers, administrators, and parents to develop and implement intervention plans for students experiencing academic or personal challenges.
- Conduct assessments and evaluations to identify students' social and emotional needs.
- Provide crisis intervention and support to students facing emergency situations.
- Collaborate with community resources and agencies to provide additional support to students and families.
- Participate in Individualized Education Program (IEP) meetings and provide input regarding social and emotional goals and accommodations.
- Maintain accurate and confidential student records and documentation.
- Master's degree in Social Work or a related field.
- State licensure as a School Social Worker in Illinois (LCSW or LSW).
- Experience working with children and adolescents in an educational setting is preferred.
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills to effectively collaborate with students, parents, teachers, and other professionals.
- Knowledge of social and emotional development, crisis intervention techniques, and community resources.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team, demonstrating excellent organizational and time management skills.
How to Apply: If you are interested in this rewarding opportunity, please email your resume to [email protected]
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