A PROJECT OF RURAL SCHOOLS COLLABORATIVE & NREA

Permanent - Full-Time

School Social Worker

St. Croix River Education District serving Pine City Elementary School, Pine City, MN

Qualifications

Required Experience

Position Purpose: The School Social Worker position brings unique knowledge and skills to the school system and the student services team. School Social Workers are trained mental health professionals who can assist with mental health concerns, behavioral concerns, positive behavioral support, academic, and classroom support, consultation with teachers, parents, and administrators as well as provide individual and group counseling/therapy. School social workers are instrumental in furthering the mission of the schools, which is to provide a setting for teaching, learning, and for the attainment of competence and confidence. School social workers are hired by school districts to enhance the district's ability to meet its academic mission, especially where home, school, and community collaboration is the key to achieving student success.

Certification Requirements

Education & Training:
Minimum: Bachelor's Degree in Social Work

Preferred: Master’s Degree or Doctorate in Social Work


Work Experience: Preferred: Three or more years working in a related position

Licensure/Certification:
Minimum: MN School Social Work license or ability to obtain licensure

Preferred: Licensed and Independent Clinical Social Worker (LISCW)

Other Requirements

Promote and assist in effective and efficient school-wide implementation of an MTSS framework for both academics and social emotional learning, in partnership with building administrators and teams. Collaborate with the county, school district, and education district to implement a screening process to promote early intervention with students at-risk for mental health problems. Complete screenings to assist students, families and school staff in determining appropriate social emotional and/or mental health supports, both internally and through outside agencies.

Job Details

Role

Other

Grades

Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th.

Salary Range

$50,000 - $60,000

Desired Start Date

8/1/2024

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Position Location: Pine City Elementary School

700 6th Ave SW
Pine City, MN 55063

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