KTHS Social Worker

    • Job Tracking ID: 512173-716374
    • Job Location: Rockville, MD
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: Masters Degree
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: December 24, 2019
    • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

The Katherine Thomas High school program has an immediate opening for a full-time social worker. The Social Worker is responsible for providing psycho-educational and social-emotional services to students and families of students enrolled in KTHS grades 9-12.

Responsibilities include:

  • Student counseling in both groups and on an individual basis to provide counseling centered therapy
  • Parent support groups and parent conferences
  • Interdisciplinary team meetings
  • Integration into the classroom setting
  • Liaison with community agencies
  • Appropriate Clinical record keeping to assure that school standards for clinical accountability/quality programming are upheld

Experience and Skills:

  • Active MD Board of Social Work License required - All licensure levels are encouraged to apply
  • Previous experience with children and working with a special needs population preferred
  • Some experience with educational agencies and interdisciplinary teams
  • Clinical experience in school counseling or play therapy is preferred
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills that bring about effective communication and positive interactions with students