Social Worker - EdAdvance
Position: Social Worker
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Social Worker
Job Location: EdAdvance, Danbury, CT
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: EdAdvance
Litchfield, CT 06759
Telephone: 860-567-0863 EXT 111
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Job Description:
SOCIAL WORKER
ACCESS South
Full Time /Academic Calendar
Danbury


Major Responsibilities:

To provide academic support and guidance to students in Grades K through 5, with complex social emotional and special behavioral needs, who are enrolled in a small, innovative, therapeutic, and educational day program, located in Danbury, Connecticut.

The School Social Worker works under the supervision of the Director of Special Education.

Qualifications:
  • LCSW required; Master’s degree in Social Work required;
  • Valid Connecticut Certification: School Social Worker (071) preferred or eligibility and willingness to obtain certification on enrollment in preparation program leading to Connecticut certification may be substituted;
  • Experience with students who have behavioral challenges and social emotional needs;
  • Experience in crisis intervention in school settings and ability to physically intervene when required;
  • Knowledge of Special Education procedures (IEP development, PPT process, federal and state regulations);
  • Other duties as may be assigned;
  • Regular and consistent attendance is considered an essential function of this position.
Application Procedure:   

Applications should be submitted for consideration by visiting EdAdvance’s employment page at, http://edadvance.org/about-us/employment, and click on the APPLY button next to the job posting of interest.

Human Resources  
EdAdvance
P.O. Box 909
Litchfield, CT 06759-0909

Position is open until filled / Anticipated start date is ASAP

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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