Invo Healthcare Associates Inc Chicago , IL 60602
Posted 2 weeks ago
The Invo-Progressus Team is currently searching for a full-time or part time School Social Worker to provide services in a K-12 program in Chicago, IL. Make a difference in the lives of children and apply today!
For more than twenty years, Invo-Progressus has been providing therapeutic services that create better outcomes for children. The Invo-Progressus team is comprised of some of the nation's most talented and influential education and therapy leaders all of whom have a keen understanding of how to meet the unique needs of school districts, children and families and help them succeed. We are committed to helping children and families, school leaders and clinicians achieve success.
Best Practices. Best Careers. Best Outcomes for Children.
Master's degree in Social Work from an accredited University
Appropriate professional licensure P.E.L. in IL
Collaborative minded professional with strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
Experience with IEPs and IEP meetings
Experience working in school setting is preferred
Assess student in terms of family history, socio-economic and cultural differences
Observe students in classroom and/or during any event during the school day.
Interview students as needed, as well as parents/guardians
Observe special education students on an ongoing basis
Participate in the social assessment of students as needed
Evaluate student's current social and academic adjustment and related factors within the home, community and school
Consult with parents/guardians
Maintain appropriate records
Work in coordination with school personnel and parents to develop appropriate programs for eligible students
Ability to effectively communicate with teachers, administrators, and parents
Ensure all services are performed in accordance with state laws and regulations
Perform other Social Work duties/responsibilities required by the Program and within the scope of licensure and/or certification
Competitive compensation with flexible pay options
Flexible Spending Plan for medical and dependent coverage
Professional Liability Coverage
Annual Professional Development stipend
Professional membership stipend
401(k) Retirement Saving Plan with a discretionary company match
INVO is an equal opportunity employer and conducts all business activities (e.g., recruitment, hiring, assignment, conditions of employment, compensation, benefits, training, promotion, discipline and termination) without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, veteran status, military and veteran status, or any other protected characteristic under applicable federal, state and local law.
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