Job Title: EARLY CHILDHOOD SOCIAL WORKER
Job Description: 1.0 FTE Early Childhood School Social Worker at McKinley Early Childhood School. This position works with the school and families promoting a positive learning environment for general and special education students; screen and identify students through consultation with parents, staff and community agency personnel including collection and evaluating appropriate student records and developing and implementing interventions to allow students to be successful; write and present social work assessment summaries and recommendations for educational planning and social work services; maintain and facilitate the transition of students between schools or programs; serve as a resource to building staff regarding identifying and reporting child abuse and neglect. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, facilitating support groups, supervision of students and outreach efforts. This position commences with the 2021/2022 school year on August 23, 2021.
Qualifications: Interest or experience working with young children and special education students; group facilitation, truancy intervention, chemical health intervention. School social work experience or experience in a social service, correctional, or mental health setting providing services to children/adolescents. Good organizational skills. Bilingual is an asset.
Licensure: Licensure by the State of Minnesota as School Social Worker, or able to be fully licensed by the State of Minnesota.
Application Procedure: Apply online at: www.faribault.k12.mn.us
Application Deadline: May 12, 2021