School Social Worker

Thursday, May 31, 2018
Whitehall District Schools
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School Social Worker - Qualifications: MSW w/School Social Work Certificate

  • Communicate effectively in written and oral form using positive interpersonal skills
  • Ability to develop and implement behavior intervention plans, classroom management systems, and reinforcement systems
  • Ability to use effective instructional strategies and techniques for at-risk learners
  • Experience in the development and implementation of affective/social skills lessons
  • Experience in the development and implementation of progress monitoring systems
  • Experience with group facilitation and problem-solving strategies
  • Ability to effectively lead/facilitate group processes
  • Partner in the development of a school-wide culture and learning climate that supports students with learning disabilities, emotional impairments, cognitive impairments, behavioral support needs, or struggle in the learning environment as a result of being at-risk as a learner
  • Supports the design, adjustments and communication of an effective school-wide system of behavioral support to benefit all learners
  • Lead team process to develop, implement, consult, and monitor individual behavior plans throughout the entire school environment
  • Collaborate with fellow school social workers, counselors, general education teachers, special education teachers, and building principal to contribute to the establishment of an optimal learning environment
  • Serve as consult to teachers in need of engagement, motivation, and behavior adaptation strategies to increase achievement of students
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