SCHOOL SOCIAL WORKER/MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELOR

LABBB Educational Collaborative

Bedford, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3052530
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : February 10, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced social worker to provide clinical services at our LABBB Collaborative programs in one or more of our five member districts: Bedford, Lexington, Belmont, Burlington, Arlington.

Responsibilities include:

Individual counseling
Classroom consultation
Collaboration with other clinicians and team members
Working with the program’s behavior analyst to develop behavior plans
Helping students learn coping strategies they can use across settings
Coordinating outside services when appropriate
Communicating with collateral providers and outside agencies (i.e., DCF, DDS)
Conducting social emotional and psychoeducational groups
Working with the Social Thinking curriculum
Crisis Management

LABBB counselors and social workers work closely with other LABBB clinicians, behavior analysts, and specialists to provide integrated clinical services focused on helping students achieve their social emotional goals. 1-2 years experience working in special education is preferred. Licensure as a social worker is necessary.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Student Services > Adjustment Counselor
  • Welcome to LABBB Educational Collaborative!

    LABBB Mission statement: The LABBB Collaborative helps students with special needs reach their full potential through high quality programs that integrate academic, social, recreational and vocational services and enable participation in the least restrictive environment.

    By sharing its resources with multiple school districts and social service agencies, its programs maintain superior quality and reasonable costs to those it serves, by meeting or exceeding state standards, and achieving economies of scale. We are serving 60 cities and delivered the following specialized services.

    Specialized Services


    • Adapted Physical Education
    • Physical Therapy
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Speech and Language Therapy
    • Behavioral Therapy
    • Counseling
    • Work preparedness
    • Transition services
    • Reading Consultation
    • Vocational Training
    • Assistive Technology Consultation
    Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    LABBB Educational Collaborative is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Candidate must have a valid driver's license and be willing to drive between locations during the work day.
    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Donna Goodell , Program Director
    • 123 Cambridge Street
    • Burlington, Massachusetts 01803

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