School Social Worker
Multiple Positions - Posted on: Monday 08/01/16
Basic Function: Provide social work counseling services in the individual, group and consultant setting and as directed by student Individual Education Programs. Student populations served include elementary, middle and high school ages identified with deafness and hard of hearing or multiple disabilities. The potential to serve other disabilities is also possible in this position. Sign language skills are preferred, but training will be offered to strong candidates if necessary.
Responsibilities: Assessment, case management, counseling and referral for youth and families. Consultation and collaboration with teachers and administrators
Starting Date: September 6, 2016 There is a preferred eligible list from which we must exhaust before hiring an external candidate
Starting Salary: Determined upon step and column of current contract prorated to the amount of service rendered. The selected application will be subject to a fingerprint supported criminal history background check in accordance with SAVE Legislation effective July 1, 2001.
School Social Worker certification
Strong clinical experience with youth and families.
Please visit www.olasjobs.org
Application Deadline: August 12, 2016
Further Information Contact: Capital Region BOCES 900 Watervliet-Shaker Road Albany, NY 12205