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Company name
Algiers Charter Schools Association (ACSA)

Location
New Orleans, LA, United States

Employment Type
Full-Time

Industry
Healthcare, Education

Posted on
Jul 10,2019

Valid Through
Oct 23,2019

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SCHOOL SOCIAL WORKER

Reports to Principal

10-Month Position

About Algiers Charter

Since our inception in 2005, Algiers Charter has proudly served as a staple in the educational community. From our very first day, we operated with the belief that all students can achieve educational success. As we transition to a two-school organization, our commitment to excellence and student achievement has never been stronger. We are forging a strategic path forward to build upon our growth and we are seeking dynamic educational leaders with a proven track record of success to help take our organization to the next level.

The educational landscape in New Orleans is one that requires significant and unrelenting performance and accountability. Our strategic plan for 2020 and beyond has unique operational, staffing and instructional designs so if you are ready to share our vision and commitment to student achievement and pathways, we invite you to submit an application to join our team.

What Success Means In This Position

The School Social Worker provides services that enhance home, school, and community partnerships and promote student welfare and academic achievement. Works with families and the school community to identify barriers to learning and addresses those barriers through direct counseling and the deployment of broad initiatives that meet the diverse needs of students and families.

Position Description & Expectations

Provide crisis intervention, counseling services and support coordination

Build trusting relationships with students, families, and school personnel

Maintain confidentiality of student and family issues

Provide home visits to meet families to address barriers to learning if needed

Collaborate with all school personnel to assess students social/ emotional obstacles to success

Coordinate services for students and families which may involve referrals to community support agencies

Help families understand school policies, services and programs

Assist teachers and principals in developing plans to help students with academic and behavior barriers

Mediate matters as it relates to the student’s needs between school and family

Ability to work with a team of teachers and other ancillary staff members in crisis situations

Follow up on student issues referred by parent, teacher, administrator or students

Develop, facilitate, coordinate prevention activities and intervention services

Serves as the chairperson and/or member of the Student Assistance-Support team

Member of the Positive Behavior Intervention and Support team/RTI behavior support team

Participate in the identification of students who are in need of exceptional services

Participate in the Individualized Education Program process and development

Monitors school attendance and develop methods to promote school attendance

Maintains case files and records to track/monitor that status of student progress

Provide professional development and in-services to school personnel

Advocates for children and reports any abuse of a child to the appropriate authorities.

Assists in coordinating community outreach initiatives for the school.

Perform related duties assigned

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Qualifications:

Licensed Master’s Social Worker (LMSW) in the State of Louisiana, with a minimum of three years of post-master’s experience in a social work setting, providing social work services, in particular working with children, youth and families.

Preferred Qualifications:

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the State of Louisiana, with a minimum of three years of post-master’s experience in a social work setting, providing social work services, in particular working with children, youth and families.

Ancillary Certification from the Louisiana Department of Education as a Qualified School Social Worker

Contact Information:

Tansy Magendie 504-302-7001

Company info

Algiers Charter Schools Association (ACSA)
Tansy Magendie
Phone : 504-302-7001

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