Posted: Tuesday, October 24, 2017 8:58 AM
Job DescriptionWe are seeking a School Social Worker to join our team! You will provide Social Work support to students in either individual or group settings. You will also be responsible for managing the IEP process for students on your caseload.Responsibilities:Assess nature of students' situations by interviewing and reviewing personal historyDevelop and execute individual treatment plans and IEPsDetermine appropriate milestones to gauge student progressCommunicate student updates to all relevant partiesFacilitate the IEP process, coordinate with parents, staff and administrationMaintain accurate student case notes and documentationQualifications:Previous experience in school social workCompassionate and caring demeanorAbility to build rapport with students, staff and administrationStrong leadership qualitiesExcellent written and verbal communication skillsMust be able to work autonomously with little supervision or directionMust be able to work in a team environment as this position will rely on partnerships with the Special Education staffCompany DescriptionThe Detroit Institute for Children provides a passionate, integrated approach to services for Michigan's special needs children and their families. Currently, the agency serves over 7,000 special needs children in schools, Head Start, and Early Intervention programs throughout Detroit and Southeast Michigan. Services provided include speech language pathology, occupational and physical therapies, social work, psychological services and special education consulting.
• Location: Saginaw
• Post ID: 41589302 saginaw