BlazerJobs is proud to partner with a leading school district in Pine Bush, NY, dedicated to providing a nurturing and inclusive educational environment for all students. We are currently seeking a dedicated and compassionate School Social Worker to join their team. If you are passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of students and are committed to fostering their emotional and social well-being, we want to hear from you.
As a School Social Worker, you will play a crucial role in supporting the academic and personal success of students within the Pine Bush School District. Your primary responsibility will be to provide professional social work services to students, families, and staff to address social, emotional, and behavioral issues that may impact a student's educational progress.
- Conduct assessments and evaluations to identify social, emotional, and behavioral challenges in students.
- Develop and implement individualized intervention plans to address the needs of students.
- Provide counseling and support to students facing personal and family challenges.
- Collaborate with teachers, parents, and school staff to create a supportive and inclusive learning environment.
- Advocate for students' social and emotional needs within the school community.
- Maintain accurate and confidential records of student interactions and progress.
- Participate in team meetings and professional development opportunities.
- Master's degree in Social Work or related field.
- Valid New York State School Social Worker certification.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work effectively with diverse students, families, and staff.
- Knowledge of relevant laws, regulations, and best practices in school social work.
- Compassion, empathy, and a commitment to supporting students' well-being.
- Competitive salary and benefits package.
- Professional support and development opportunities.
- Collaborative and inclusive work environment.
- Opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of students.
How to Apply:
Interested candidates are invited to email their resume to Kelsy Williams at [email protected] for consideration. Please include "School Social Worker Application" in the subject line of your email.