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School Social Worker/School Counselor - East Grand Forks Public Schools

Posted on 2024-06-10 3:53:35 PM

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Start Your Online Application Now<https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.applitrack.com%2Fegfk12%2FOnlineApp%2FJobPostings%2FView.asp%3FAppliTrackJobId%3D372&data=05%7C02%7Cscsu-edpost%40stcloudstate.edu%7C8c28ac7411ec41d9a58408dc898f645f%7C5011c7c60ab446ab9ef4fae74a921a7f%7C0%7C0%7C638536496156850390%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C0%7C%7C%7C&sdata=uTCiUFkI7MU9Fkl%2FolbRXsmWLr2SZwh83J%2BeeNy7S8s%3D&reserved=0> Date of Availability: 08/27/2024 East Grand Forks School District is seeking applicants for a licensed School Social Worker/School Counselor. East Grand Forks, MN is a city with a population of approximately 8,500 and located in the heart of the Red River Valley in Northwest Minnesota. It borders Grand Forks, ND and is very close to the University of North Dakota and Northland Community and Technical College. The district&#8217;s K-12 enrollment is approximately 1900 students as well as a thriving preschool program. The district has four separate school buildings housing grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8 and 9-12. Terms: East Grand Forks Public Schools offers a competitive salary and benefit package per negotiated contract along with a matched 403(b) plan and professional development opportunities. Please go to the EGFEA Master Agreement<https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fdrive.google.com%2Ffile%2Fd%2F1nALiiHpmIEFCJWeb8nftkr-Eh1ehREB6%2Fview%3Fusp%3Dsharing&data=05%7C02%7Cscsu-edpost%40stcloudstate.edu%7C8c28ac7411ec41d9a58408dc898f645f%7C5011c7c60ab446ab9ef4fae74a921a7f%7C0%7C0%7C638536496156861146%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C0%7C%7C%7C&sdata=zZ7Kct0DAECkcsa%2FjElUuRsMu2SXrDQdi%2FMRFVXdA50%3D&reserved=0> for more information. Qualifications: MN K-12 School Social Worker or School Counselor License Reporting Relationship: The School Social Worker/School Counselor reports directly to the School Principal Other Skills and Abilities: The preferred candidate will be expected to participate in staff team meetings to include grade-level team meetings, student assistance team and parent meetings regarding school challenges; coordinate and implement activities that facilitate transition between levels and grades by providing resources that are both individually and group focused that help students develop and apply interpersonal and group behavior skills and performs other duties of a comparable level/type, as required. The candidate should be comfortable with the delivery of services at all levels. The social worker/school counselor will provide prevention, intervention and crisis response as needed. The social worker/school counselor will be required to engage in community collaboration, interdisciplinary team problem solving, school improvement planning at all three tiers of the MTSS process. The social worker/school counselor will lead as part of the school team the implementation of social and emotional learning for all students. The social worker/school counselor will also engage as a team member of the district mental health team. Strong skills in the area of collaboration and teamwork required. The preferred candidate must possess good written and oral communication skills; possess strong planning and organizational skills; possess skills and knowledge related to group and individual interventions and referral resources; possess knowledge and use of curriculum planning and instructional skills as well as possess a tolerance for ambiguity and change. The preferred candidate must be a self-starter, solution focused change agent. Strong interpersonal skills in the area of teamwork and family engagement are essential. Basic Function of the Position: The preferred candidate will be expected to: provide educational and personal mental health intervention to students; consult with staff regarding student issues; support parents in helping their child experience school success; prepare/inspire all students with the confidence, competence and courage to achieve their dreams, contribute to the community and engage in a lifetime of learning; provide services in a collaborative nature for students of various grade levels; specifically to provide services to meet the needs of his/her assigned caseload; consult with teachers, staff and parents to enhance their educational and social development. Engage in and lead schools in trauma informed practices To apply, please go to EGF Human Resources<https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.applitrack.com%2Fegfk12%2Fonlineapp%2Fdefault.aspx%3Fall%3D1&data=05%7C02%7Cscsu-edpost%40stcloudstate.edu%7C8c28ac7411ec41d9a58408dc898f645f%7C5011c7c60ab446ab9ef4fae74a921a7f%7C0%7C0%7C638536496156868312%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C0%7C%7C%7C&sdata=UlbsESYjKAts2i2JKfAL0uvqg3jrneoPHBT5Y87dJuw%3D&reserved=0> or the district&#8217;s website (egf.k12.mn.us) and complete the application process. The position will be opened until filled. 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Date of Availability: 08/27/2024
East Grand Forks School District is seeking applicants for a licensed School Social Worker/School Counselor. 


East Grand Forks, MN is a city with a population of approximately 8,500 and located in the heart of the Red River Valley in Northwest Minnesota. It borders Grand Forks, ND and is very close to the University of North Dakota and Northland Community and Technical College. The district’s K-12 enrollment is approximately 1900 students as well as a thriving preschool program. The district has four separate school buildings housing grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8 and 9-12.


Terms:
East Grand Forks Public Schools offers a competitive salary and benefit package per negotiated contract along with a matched 403(b) plan and professional development opportunities.
Please go to the EGFEA Master Agreement for more information.


Qualifications:
MN K-12 School Social Worker or School Counselor License 


Reporting Relationship:
The School Social Worker/School Counselor reports directly to the School Principal


Other Skills and Abilities:
The preferred candidate will be expected to participate in staff team meetings to include grade-level team meetings, student assistance team and parent meetings regarding school challenges; coordinate and implement activities that facilitate transition between levels and grades by providing resources that are both individually and group focused that help students develop and apply interpersonal and group behavior skills and performs other duties of a comparable level/type, as required. The candidate should be comfortable with the delivery of services at all levels. The social worker/school counselor will provide prevention, intervention and crisis response as needed. The social worker/school counselor will be required to engage in community collaboration, interdisciplinary team problem solving, school improvement planning at all three tiers of the MTSS process. The social worker/school counselor will lead as part of the school team the implementation of social and emotional learning for all students. The social worker/school counselor will also engage as a team member of the district mental health team. Strong skills in the area of collaboration and teamwork required.

The preferred candidate must possess good written and oral communication skills; possess strong planning and organizational skills; possess skills and knowledge related to group and individual interventions and referral resources; possess knowledge and use of curriculum planning and instructional skills as well as possess a tolerance for ambiguity and change. The preferred candidate must be a self-starter, solution focused change agent. Strong interpersonal skills in the area of teamwork and family engagement are essential.



Basic Function of the Position:
The preferred candidate will be expected to: provide educational and personal mental health intervention to students; consult with staff regarding student issues; support parents in helping their child experience school success; prepare/inspire all students with the confidence, competence and courage to achieve their dreams, contribute to the community and engage in a lifetime of learning; provide services in a collaborative nature for students of various grade levels; specifically to provide services to meet the needs of his/her assigned caseload; consult with teachers, staff and parents to enhance their educational and social development. Engage in and lead schools in trauma informed practices

 

To apply, please go to EGF Human Resources or the district’s website (egf.k12.mn.us) and complete the application process. The position will be opened until filled.

East Grand Forks Public Schools is an equal opportunity employer



East Grand Forks Public Schools uses the applicant tracking system from Frontline Education to manage employment applications online



This email may contain information that is confidential or attorney-client privileged and may constitute inside information. The contents of this email are intended only for the recipient(s) listed above. If you are not the intended recipient, you are directed not to read, disclose, distribute or otherwise use this transmission. If you have received this email in error, please notify the sender immediately and delete the transmission. Delivery of this message is not intended to waive any applicable privileges.