School Social Worker

Thursday, October 31, 2019
Oakridge Public Schools
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October 3, 2019

POSITION:  School Social Worker


  • Must possess a valid Michigan School Social Work certificate or be eligible for same.
  • Must have satisfactory rating in most recent performance evaluation (formal or informal.)
  • Experience with the K-12 population in a school setting.
  • Experience with both individual counseling and classroom guidance programming.
  • Experience with Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports (PBIS)
  • Experience/able to demonstrate knowledge in facilitating the writing and implementation of student behavior management plans.
  • Experience/able to demonstrate knowledge in the evaluation/identification of special education eligibility.
  • Experience/able to demonstrate knowledge regarding human service agencies.
  • Must meet or exceed MDE accreditation standards.


  • Ability to work effectively as a team member who consults and collaborates with other school personnel in gathering and giving information on a case, and in establishing and planning for respective roles in the modification of the student’s behavior.
  • Performs casework service with parents as an integral part of the task of helping students, to increase the parents’ understanding, their constructive participation in resolving their child’s problems, and their knowledge and use of appropriate resources available.
  • Makes home visits for gathering helpful information on a student’s background.
  • Assists students directly toward adjustment to school.
  • Must follow and implement all Board of Education policies, administrative guidelines and building regulations.
  • Willing to perform other duties as necessary and/or directed by the principal/supervisor.

DEADLINE FOR APPLYING:  October 31, 2019 or until filled.


To be considered as a candidate, you must submit an online application by the deadline by going to and clicking on Careers under Quick Links.  Additional required documents must be uploaded including a cover letter, resume, most recent evaluation, three references, university transcripts, teaching certificate, and MTTC results.

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