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High School Social Worker

Gilbert L. Sena Charter High School is currently seeking to fill their open High School Social Worker position.

Job Overview

Posting Date: April 26, 2021 - Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Gilbert L. Sena Charter HS has a full-time position available for an outstanding HS Social Worker.

Required Skills

Candidate must have a NMPED license with a minimum of two years of successful work in a HS setting and prefer experience in the following areas:
• Follows methods of school social work practice appropriate to identified concerns, including direct services and program development.
• Collects, analyzes, and uses data to develop, implement, and evaluate the school social work program.
• To assist students in the reduction of social, emotional and environmental barriers to learning.
• Provides family assessments, crisis intervention, group, individual and family counseling, and offers information and referral services.
• Supports the growth of the Response to Intervention (RtI) framework. Maintains strong knowledge of academic and behavioral interventions.
• Participates in multi-disciplinary team meetings relating to the educational planning and progress of students.
• Develops and delivers in-service programs for school and District staff and the community.
Required knowledge: current trends and best practices for providing a comprehensive school social work program; thorough knowledge of group dynamics and small group processes; the ability to motivate others to reach their fullest potential; an in-depth knowledge of child development, group and individual counseling techniques, conflict resolution techniques, and community resources; the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with school officials, parents, students, teachers, support staff and associates; excellent oral and written communication skills; expertise with internet and computer programs. Preferred knowledge: School Master School Information System.

Application Process

Sena HS provides COMPETITIVE SALARIES. Send letter of intent, resume and references to Nadine Torres at ntorres@senahigh.com or to 69 Hotel Circle NE, Albuquerque, NM 87123. Equal Opportunity Employer

Contact Information

Nadine Torres, Executive Director

Email: ntorres@senahigh.com