Social Worker - Child Guidance Resource Center
Position: Social Worker
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: School Social Worker
Job Location: Havertown, PA
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Child Guidance Resource Center
Havertown, PA 19083
Telephone: 484-454-8700
Job Description:
Child Guidance Resource Centers is looking for a full-time School Social Worker (10-month position) to join our Elementary Education Services (EES) Department in Delaware County.

A School Social Worker provides mental health intervention, which includes group and individual therapy, case management, crisis intervention, and psychoeducation to children who exhibit behavioral disorders and/or learning disabilities, and who have been identified as severely emotionally disturbed.

•             Master’s Degree in behavioral health related field required.
•             LCSW required.
•             Competent to address the age-specific issues relative to the population served.
•             Minimum of three (3) years’ experience, working in a child and adolescent service system provider (CASSP), providing direct support to children, adolescents, and families.
•             Knowledge and background in dealing with socially, emotionally and behavioral disordered children/adolescents.
•             Knowledge of crisis management techniques, including de-escalation strategies and physical restraint, required.
•             Excellent oral and written communication skills.
•             Ability to work effectively with client, staff, outside agencies, and the public.
•             Hours: School hours, 8:00am-4:00pm.

At CGRC, you can enjoy a relaxed working environment with flexible work schedules that allow for a healthy work-life balance.  We encourage and support staff career development and there are always opportunities for you to learn and grow within the organization.  We have a competitive compensation package and generous time off and benefits for eligible staff.   You and your family can also enjoy discounts and offers through our Tickets at Work Program.   CGRC is an eligible employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.

Child Guidance Resource Centers is an Equal Opportunity Employer

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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