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
Job Description:
Full Time /Academic Calendar

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.

  • 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,, and click on the APPLY button next to the job posting of interest.

Human Resources  
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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