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School Social Worker with Sign Language Skills

Company: HealthPro Heritage
Location: Alsip
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

School Social Worker with Sign Language Skills (and PEL)- SSW, Pediatric School Based Therapy Join our Pediatric School Based Team and use your passion for School Social Work to help make a difference in a child's life! School Social Worker with Sign Language Skills (and PEL) position available to begin August 2021! Sign Language Skills Needed for positionLemont area of IL ASL Certification preferredPEL (through state of IL) Required Full Time / 7 Hours daily / 35 hours weeklyOn-site Services Required 2 Schools/ 3rd Grade thru 8th GradeWe value our School Social Workers and their dedication to our mission of making a difference in a child's life. That is why we make it a priority to offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. Medical, Dental and VisionShort and Long Term DisabilityLife Insurance401KPaid Time OffProfessional DevelopmentContinuing Education and more!HealthPRO--/Heritage is a national leading provider of highly skilled School Social Workers and educators. We hire School Social Workers who share our vision, work diligently, and provide best practices in speech therapy that will change children's lives for the better. If you are a passionate, talented School Social Worker who wants to help children across the country, then maybe it is time to look at our company. The primary purpose of the School Social Worker position is proving dynamic services to pediatric students in a school setting. The goal is to help students enhance their social and emotional well-being and achieve academic success. Looking forward to speaking with you! Sara Pessman, Director of Recruitment - School Division 847-424-0106 Responsibilities Help students function effectively in the school environmentAssess areas in which students may require assistance or mental health counselingCommunicate with parents, teachers and administratorsMaintain accurate case files and reports to track student issues and progressAssist in remediation by providing treatment plans or counselingEvaluate student transcriptsParticipate in the Individual Education Plan (IEP) process as necessary Qualifications Master's Degree in Social WorkSign Language Skills a mustASL Certification preferredPEL (through state of IL) Required Must hold a current state license to practice in the state of Illinois in Social WorkAssumes responsibility for ongoing continuing education and professional development

Internal ID: 2021-40062PandoLogic.Category: Social Services, Keywords: Social Worker

Keywords: HealthPro Heritage, Chicago , School Social Worker with Sign Language Skills, Healthcare , Alsip, Illinois

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