Michigan School Social Worker Job | MI Social Worker - Grand Rapids

  • Grand Rapids, MI
  • Schools - Social Worker
  • 4 days ago

K-8th Grade School Social Worker Needed | Grand Rapids

We are seeking an experienced School Social Worker this upcoming school year for a contract position located in Michigan, specifically the Grand Rapids area. As a ProCare employee, you will be paid for your guaranteed hours as well as your overtime and indirect hours, on a weekly basis, and are offered a comprehensive benefits package specifically based on your needs. If this sounds like a great opportunity for you, I’d love to chat about it! 

Job Description:

  • Part-time Position
  • Full School Year
    • K-8th grade caseload
      • 27 students

Job Duties: 

  • Work closely with Teachers, Administrators, Guidance Counselors, and Success Coaches, to identify external barriers to student learning and connect families and students to resources to address those barriers
  • Facilitate the Social Emotional Learning (SEL) curriculum and track data accordingly
  • Facilitate intervention meetings with all appropriate stakeholders when students and families have complex needs that involve coordination of internal and external services
  • Act as school liaison for contact with outside agencies such as Social Security, Children Youth and Family Services, Foster Care Services, Adjudication Facilities
  • Serve as the subject matter and policy expert on education of homeless youth and all McKinney Vento requirements
  • Create and manage a referral process for services
  • Ability to pass required background check
  • Performs all other job duties as assigned

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree
  • License in Social Work
  • Bachelor’s degree in social work or related social service field
  • One (1) year of documented social work field experienceMichigan School Social Work License

If you're interested in this opportunity, or any others that we have nationwide, please contact me today! I'd love to hear about your experience and preferences to help you find the perfect fit!
Rachael Nintzel
Director of Educational Resources
ProCare Therapy
(678) 748-5316
[email protected]

If you may be interested in learning about our tele-therapy options, please also feel free to reach out to me today! I would love to go over next steps for getting you on-boarded with our remote platform.


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