Districtwide School Social Worker sersving The Promise Academy at William Wells Brown Elementary (1.

Location
Lexington, KY, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 17, 2019
Ref
7143
Grade Level
Elementary School
  • Position Type:
    Student Support Services - Certified/ CERT - 0270 - SCHOOL SOCIAL WORKER

  • Date Posted:
    5/17/2019

  • Location:
    WILLIAM WELLS BROWN ELEMENTARY

  • Date Available:
    19/20 School Year

  • Closing Date:
    6/1/2019

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    Promise Academy Schools

    Make a difference in children's lives! Be the change that a child needs!
    Receive an excellent compensation package for this important mission!

    This is a great opportunity to work in a school that:
    • Promotes a positive learning environment that has a culture of high expectations for student
    • Utilizes Professional Learning Communities to enhance student achievement
    • Provides the extra time needed to deepen student learning through active engagement
    • Collaborates with instructional specialists to maximize the effectiveness of instructional strategies
    • Empowers all stakeholders in the responsibility of increasing the achievement of all students
    • Emphasizes the social, emotional, physical and intellectual development of each student
    • Provides a positive, welcoming, and safe environment for the school community


    This opportunity provides a compensation package in accordance with the longer school day and longer school year (pending KDE approval).
    Compared to a traditional school schedule, this compensation package provides a minimum of $14,000 additional pay.

    Description:
    To provide social work services to eligible students and their families in order to eliminate or reduce physical or emotional barriers to the students' academic achievement.

    Job Summary:
    • Assesses, in collaboration with the school staff, the students physical, social and emotional needs.
    • Provides family assessments as needed.
    • Develops, implements and evaluates, in collaboration with the school staff and parents/guardians, intervention plans for the student.
    • Collaborates with teachers, other school personnel, and agencies to secure needed services for the student.
    • Maintains appropriate records.
    • Submits monthly reports of social work services.
    • May provide parent education and/or support groups.
    • Makes home, community, and agency visits as needed.
    • Assists in coordination of parent meetings.
    • Maintains regular attendance
    • Performs other duties as assigned.
    Qualifications:
    • Master's Degree in Social Work
    • Valid Kentucky School Social Work Certification
    Working Conditions:

    Application Procedure:
    Apply online

    Selection Procedure:

    Contact:

    Mendy Mills (mendy.mills@fayette.kyschools.us)

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