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Social Skills Specialist in Lakewood Township, NJ at Catapult Learning

Date Posted: 4/28/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Overview

Provides small group and individual instruction to eligible students in the development of constructive, age appropriate social skills through the use of lessons and activities designed for this purpose.  Lesson content will focus on social skills which impact successful school performance.  Provides encouragement to participating students, and facilitates student understanding of how to implement these skills in the school classroom.


Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.

  • Secures all necessary paperwork prior to beginning services.
  • Provides social skills development to eligible students.
  • Participates in supervision with the Supervisor of Counseling Services.
  • Completes reports and program-required documentation of services provided.
  • Adheres to the guidance of the Company policy and procedure manual for counselors.

Job Requirements




EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:


Minimum of 12 hours of training by a recognized provider in social skills curriculum and strategies for implementation for children in grades K through 8.  At least one year’s experience working with students in a school setting preferred.


PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT/WORKING CONDITIONS:


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