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Family Connections Liason in Philadelphia, PA at Catapult Learning

Date Posted: 9/16/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/16/2018

Job Description

Overview

Exciting opportunity to provide school social work services to families in Philadelphia area non-public schools K-12. Candidate must possess strong knowledge and skills for direct and indirect interventions including: counseling on an individual or family basis, providing necessary resources to families, conducting/organizing workshops for parents/guardians on relevant topics, consulting and providing feedback to administrators, teachers, parents, and other professionals in order to recommend appropriate interventions and enhance student’s abilities.


Responsibilities

  • Works with both school personnel and parents to develop specific interventions on behalf of eligible students.
  • Advises teachers and other school personnel on methods to enhance students abilities.
  • Works as a referral agent linking students and families when appropriate with 'outside' agencies to service their needs.
  • Provides parent workshops.
  • Faclilates multi-disciplinary interventions.

  • Other duties may be assigned

Job Requirements



Must be a licensed social worker or certifies school counselor. 

Must have demonstrated ability to communicate with students, families and school personnel. Excellent time management, organizational, verbal and written communications skills are essential. Computer literacy preferred.

PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT/WORKING CONDITIONS:

Light lifting, walking, climbing stairs. Most programs are in school settings.