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School Social Workers provide counseling to students, parents and teachers, focusing on tracking and improving the emotional and academic welfare of their students by providing guidance to all persons involved. Responsibilities shown on example resumes in this field include providing crisis intervention for special education students; creating, editing, and employing individualized education plans for students who meet the criteria for special education and related services; and performing and writing social intakes with parents. Sample resumes show that a college degree and state licensure are the minimum requirements for this position.

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School Social Worker

Developed curriculum and facilitated Life Skills program for at risk students.

  • Provided referral linkage to school-based support services and community resources.
  • Functioned as part of a team of administration, faculty and support service personnel to encourage student's academic success.
  • Maintained a working relationship with student on case load.
  • Conducted home visits for students experiencing personal, family or school-related difficulties.
  • Coordinated and facilitated Anger Management support groups.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
2

School Social Worker

Provided crisis intervention, individual and group counseling for at risk youth and families.

  • Conducted Functional Behavior Assessments. Developed and implemented Behavior Intervention Plans.
  • Team Leader for School-Wide Positive Behavior Intervention Support Program (SWPBIS)
  • Response to Intervention (RtI) and Student Assistance Team (SAT) Chairperson.
  • Prepared court reports for truancy, child abuse and neglect cases and testified in Juvenile, Municipal and Criminal Court as needed. Followed all local, state and federal compliance laws.
  • Recommended and referred students and families to community based agencies.
  • Coordinated and monitored treatment recommendations and services.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Sociology
Msw
3

School Social Worker

Conducted social assessments for preschoolers to determine eligibility for special education.

  • Provided social work services to meet students' IEP goals.
  • Facilitated weekly social/emotional learning activities in classrooms.
  • Supported school as a member of intervention team.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MA
Master of Arts
4

School Social Worker

  • Provided direct service and evaluation for students in special education with various disabilities.
  • Developed and performed necessary services in accordance with IEP's and consulted with classroom teachers to measure progress of students in relation to identified goals.
  • Member of building Universal, Secondary and Tertiary teams developing Response to Intervention systems to make data based decisions for both academics and behavior.
  • Facilitated Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports Wrap around teams.
  • Co-Chair of Safety/Wellness Committee.
  • Supervised two M.S.W. student interns.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MA
School Leadership
5

School Social Worker

  • Assessed and evaluated all referred students and made plans to implement any needed services
  • Provided direct and indirect psychosocial care to students referred to the social work office
  • Implemented programs for the school in order to meet social and emotional needs of the student population through community collaborations.
  • Provided individual and group counseling
  • Coordinated services for students and families in the school community
  • Managed crisis interventions involving student population
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MA
Social Work
6

School Social Worker

Provided weekly and monthly individual sessions to students.

  • Collaborated with teachers and community agencies to provide exceptional
  • Participated in weekly Student Intervention Team meetings.
  • Implemented and conducted various social-emotional groups to students.
  • Facilitated weekly meetings with special education teachers and support teachers.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Business
MA
Master of Arts
Psychology
7

School Social Worker

Developed and implemented treatment plans (IEPs) and provided case management and advocacy for elementary and junior high clients in a self-contained, emotional disability public day school program as well as in public elementary and middle school settings

  • Led weekly groups to address a variety of client needs
  • Worked with family systems to support client growth and development
  • Led county-wide social work department providing on-going professional development and being a liaison and advocate to administration regarding department and individual social worker needs
  • Provided district-wide leadership for 13 elementary schools for on-going professional development and best practices delivery including implementation of district-wide social-emotional skills program as well as data collection and evaluation on a yearly basis
  • Participated in county-wide crisis team
  • Provided clinical supervision and mentored interns in their professional growth in the field of social work
  • Collaborated with area social service agencies, hospitals, therapists, and private day schools to support and service family and client needs to maintain a continuum of care for clients
  • Maintained professional documentation based on system requirements and needs
Candidate Info
31
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
AA
Clinical
BA
Summa
MA
Master of Arts
8

School Social Worker

Educational Services Commission of Morris County

  • Case Manager for 15 different private and parochial schools in Northern NJ
  • Conducted Initial, Eligibility and Annual meetings for classified students
  • Designed and Led onsite Social Skills Groups
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
Casework
9

School Social Worker/family Support Specialist

Provided on-going communication with the parents to collaborate on their child's needs

  • Taught appropriate social skills to children with autism
  • Collaborated with professional staff on an on-going basis
  • Provided parents with training opportunities, local resources, and opportunities to be involved in the school
  • Co-led the Transition Conference Committee to educate parents and provide access to various resources
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
MA
School Social Work
10

School Social Worker

Create behavior plans with students in order to increase pro-social behavior and positive peer relations.

  • Work as a team with teachers and administrators in support of student needs.
  • Assist students and their families in finding community resources and support.
  • Lead student groups for improving attendance, parenting, anger management, healthy relationships, goal setting and problem solving.
  • Gather information regarding family history and student behavior from parents and teachers for special education assessments.
  • Meet with students on a regular basis to assess school behavior and discuss strategies to improve behavior.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AAS
Physical Therapist Assistant
BA
Bachelor of Arts
Msw

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