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Lockport City School District School Social Worker in Lockport, New York

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POSITION: School Social Worker

George Southard Elementary School


Ten Months

Duration of Grant Funded Position (funded through American Rescue Plan Funds) - through June 30, 2023 Salary: $45,678/year Posting Dates: February 13, 2023 - March 3, 2023 Application Deadline: March 3rd, 2023

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications: * Current New York State certification as a school social worker * Specialized knowledge of various counseling techniques * Ability and knowledge to provide a variety of assistance to staff, students, and parents * Uncompromising commitment to continuous improvement * Uncompromising sensitivity to student needs * Commitment to working with all members of the community to accomplish the goals of the district * Mastery of oral and written communication skills * Willingness to work directly with students and families in the home setting * Commitment to equity and inclusion of all members of the school community * Flexibility, enthusiasm, creativity, and willingness to develop programs * Ability to work collaboratively as a member of a team

Interested applicants are to submit a letter of interest, resume, a completed application, three letters of reference (signed in ink and dated within the past two years), a copy of all college transcripts and a copy of current New York State certification.

ALL INFORMATION MUST BE SUBMITTED IN ONE PDF SCAN TO by March 3, 2023. Any current applications on file must be updated to be considered.