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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 or to 69 Hotel Circle NE, Albuquerque, NM 87123. Equal Opportunity Employer

Contact Information

Nadine Torres, Executive Director