SOCIAL WORKER (SPECIAL EDUCATION) (LONG TERM SUBSTITUTE)

Lowell Public Schools ( learn more )

Lowell, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3176966
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 23, 2019
  • Starting Date: September 30, 2019

Job Description

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. To perform casework service with individual students to correct those personal, social, or emotional adjustments to their education and social progress.

2. To complete home assessments as needed for Special Education Team Evaluations or Central Intake Team Evaluators.

3. To perform group therapy on a selective basis for students needing this format.

4. To perform casework service with parents as an integral part of the task of helping students: to increase the parents understanding, their constructive participation in resolving their child’s problems, and their knowledge and use of appropriate resources available.

5. To consult and collaborate with other school personnel in gathering and giving information of a case, and in establishing and planning for respective roles in the modification of the student’s behavior.

6. To supervise the referral of students to various out-of-school agencies as necessary.

7. To maintain case records and files.

8. To perform such other tasks as related to the objectives of the District and the Title One Program.

9. To perform other duties related to parent involvement as directed by the Principal


Effective Date of Employment: August 19, 2019

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Student Services > Social Worker
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Lowell Public Schools 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

    • Qualification:
      REPORTS TO: Principal

      SALARY: As per LSAA contract

      REQUIREMENTS:

      1. A Master’s of Social Work Degree from an accredited college or university (MSW).

      2. Massachusetts Certification as School Social Worker or School Adjustment Counselor.

      3. Massachusetts Licensure as Social Worker.

      4. Knowledge of Hispanic Language preferred.
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Donna Maluccio
    • 155 Merrimack Street
    • Lowell, Massachusetts 01862

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