Full-Time Elementary Social Worker - 31N Grant Funded

Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Coldwater Community Schools
Position Details: 


  • Must possess Master’s Degree in Social Work (MSW)
  • Must be a Michigan licensed master’s level social worker, or a Michigan licensed master’s level school social worker, or a limited licensed master’s level social worker
  • Strong working knowledge of child development and mental health
  • Must possess a strong behavioral background with an emphasis on creating and implementing behavior plans
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Positive work ethic
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships
  • Knowledge of federal, state and local policies and procedures regarding welfare and social work services
  • Familiarity with outside agencies that offer services for students and families



  • Provide individual and group support and counseling for children with social, emotional, situational, and/or behavioral needs
  • Engage in school and district teams focused on the social, emotional and behavioral well being of all students
  • Build relationships with families in an effort to communicate proactively and prevent problems
  • Assist families in understanding child development and difficulties experienced by their children
  • Assist families in their pursuit of community services as needed
  • Participate in the child study process
  • Provide consultation to teachers on how to address social, emotional, and/or behavioral concerns in the classroom, and coordinate action plans
  • Assist in the planning and monitoring of school-wide positive behavior support
  • Maintain records of all services provided
  • Submit annual report to the state of Michigan

TO APPLY: Please send letter of interest, resume, copies of transcripts and Michigan Teaching Certificate to: Coldwater Community Schools, Attn: Human Resources Department, 401 Sauk River Drive, Coldwater, MI 49036; email: HR@ccscards.org

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