Moss Street Partnership School Social Worker
Functional Title Moss Street Partnership School Social Worker
Position Type Administration - Staff
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro seeks an enthusiastic, committed, and innovative School Social Worker for the Moss Street Partnership School. The position is eleven-month, full-time, EHRA non-faculty in the School of Education available in July of 2018. Moss Street Partnership Teachers will be housed at Moss Street Partnership School, 419 Moss Street, Reidsville, NC. Moss Street Partnership School staff report to the Principal of Moss Street Partnership School.
Moss Street Partnership School staff will work with K-5 students, other faculty of the Partnership School, professional education program faculty at UNCG, relevant personnel from Rockingham County Schools, and external agency personnel with the mission of improving teaching and learning for students at the Partnership School. The School Social Worker promotes and enhances the overall academic mission by providing services that strengthen home, school, and community partnerships and address barriers to learning and achievement. The School Social Worker significantly contributes to the development of a healthy, safe, and caring environment. Such an environment is achieved by advancing the understanding of the emotional and social development of children and the influences of family, community, and cultural differences on student success along with the implementation of effective intervention strategies. The school social worker will work collaboratively to achieve the mission of the school. The school social worker will cultivate a culture of innovation that supports effective instructional practices/strategies to promote academic and personal success for all students and adults in the school. The school social worker will work collaboratively with the Principal and UNCG faculty/staff to support the successful social, emotional, physical, and academic growth of the students at the Partnership School.
Masters of Social Work degree is required from a CSWE (Council on Social Work Education) program; and two years of experience as a school social worker. Qualifying degrees must be conferred and received from appropriately accredited institutions. A current school social worker license in North Carolina is required.
Preferred Education and Experiences
Preferred candidate will possess:
- clinical Social Worker licensure (LCSW), three years of experience, proficient on most recent evaluation;
- experience working with diverse populations;
- commitment to creating a caring school relationships and culture;
- technologic proficiency;
- innovation and outcomes orientation;
- commitment to working collaboratively for the benefit of all students
- experience working on multidisciplinary team
- experience completing Exceptional Children evaluations
- experience working collaboratively with community organizations and volunteers
The individual should be self-directed; organized with attention to detail; in possession of strong interpersonal relationship skills, including collaboration with community members, school personnel and university personnel; highly motivated and receptive to innovative practices/procedures; and willing to take the initiative to learn the duties/responsibilities/ expectations of the work and operations of the Partnership School.
Special Instructions to Applicants
All Teachers selected for hire are required to be checked by the Department of Public Safety. A fingerprint screening will be conducted by the UNCG Police Department. Applicant will need to provide any additional information required by the Department of Public Safety.
Recruitment Range Compensation based on education and experience. Salary Schedule
Org #-Department Moss Street Partnership School - 12022
Job Open Date 04/06/2018
For Best Consideration Date 04/17/2018
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Type of Appointment Permanent
Number of Months per Year 11
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