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

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

  • Date Posted:

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  • Date Available:
    19/20 School Year

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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.

    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.
    • Master's Degree in Social Work
    • Valid Kentucky School Social Work Certification
    Working Conditions:

    Application Procedure:
    Apply online

    Selection Procedure:


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

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