Virtual School Social Worker Needed in Illinois

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Virtual School Social Worker

ProCare Therapy is actively seeking a qualified and dedicated Virtual School Social Worker to join one of our trusted school districts in beautiful Byron, Illinois. As a School Social Worker in Byron, you will be an essential part of the student support system, working collaboratively with educators, families, and community resources to enhance the social, emotional, and academic growth of the district students. Your role will be pivotal in ensuring that students receive the necessary services and support to overcome challenges and achieve their full potential, all from the comfort of your own home!

At ProCare Therapy our mission is to make life better for those who make lives better. More detailed information regarding job description and employment is listed below:

Pay & Benefits

  • Weekly direct deposits
  • Comprehensive insurance including medical, dental, vision, life, professional liability and long/short-term disability 
  • Matching 401(K)
  • W-2 employment through ProCare Therapy
  • Paid association dues
  • Continuing education funds
  • Relocation assistance
  • Sign-on/completion bonuses, referral bonuses, flexible spending account

Job Description

  • ASAP - May 24, 2024
  • Caseload: 30-45 middle school students 
  • Duties: provide direct service minutes to students as outlined in their IEP, conduct re-evaluatons and initial evaluations for special education services, maintain service logs, keep and maintain all necessary special education documentation
  • Virtual or onsite
  • More details upon interview

Job Requirements

  • Master's level degree in Social Work
  • Licensed to practice in the state of Illinois
  • IL SW Type 73 Cert
  • ISBE approved School Social Worker must have PEL, be able to conduct special education evaluations, and write necessary portions of IEPs
  • Reliable Transportation
  • School Experience 
  • Must be able to pass a drug test and a background check

Interview Process

  • 10-15 minute screening call with a ProCare Recruiter
  • 20-30 minute virtual/in-person interview with school district
  • Offer is typically within 24 hours of virtual interview

As a ProCare employee, you will be paid on a weekly basis through direct deposit. Your hourly rate will be dependent upon your experience and education.

Please ensure that your resume is up to date and reflects all the requirements for this position or you will not be considered. 

I look forward to hearing from you!

Alyssa Goelz
ProCare Therapy - Senior Director of Educational Resources
[email protected]
(678) 710-7545


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