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2/24/2020
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Social Worker
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confidential | Provo, UT
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Job Description

Provo City School District located in Provo, Utah seeks a Social Worker. Duties include:
Provide individual mental health and group counseling for elementary age students at a
Title I school where over 40% of the student population are Latino and many parents only speak Spanish and are not proficient in English for the purpose of helping at-risk students. Conduct suicide, self-harm, bio-psychosocial, and threat assessments in both Spanish and English. Manage physically aggressive and violent students who have experienced trauma
to ensure the safety of the students, peers, and school staff. Mediate conflicts between
students, parents, and/or school personnel to resolve issues that could impede student's
success. Travel to visit at-risk students’ homes between 8 am-5:30pm 1-3 times a week within the PCSD school boundaries located in Provo, Utah for the purpose of gathering
information, completing family and threat assessment, and providing mental health support for students in Spanish and English. Collect data, create and implement behavior
modification plans. Teach classroom behavior management, social emotional development, and related trainings for students and school personnel. Create and modify curriculum for
after-school programs that target at-risk student population. Document and report all
student and family interventions on a daily basis in PowerSchool. Serve on a District Crisis Response Team which responds after the death of a student or school crisis.
Requirements: Master’s Degree in Social Work or related degree. Foreign equivalent degree accepted. Current Certified Social Worker license. One-year experience as a Social Worker. Demonstrable ability to clinically assess and implement targeted services for students and families in crisis. Demonstrable ability to conduct psycho-educational and therapeutic groups for at-risk students and families. Demonstrable ability to mediate conflicts, establish
interventions, maintain case records, and comply with mandated laws and requirements of social work ethics, district policies, and FERPA. Demonstrable ability to use clinical
modalities such as CBT, Crisis Intervention, Trauma and Solution Focused. Must be willing
to travel to visit at-risk students’ homes between 8 am-5:30pm 1-3 times a week within the PCSD boundaries located in Provo, Utah for the purpose of gathering information,
completing family and threat assessment, and providing mental health support in Spanish and English. Must be willing to submit to a background check. Must be able to demonstrate Spanish and English fluency at the level necessary to perform the duties listed above as demonstrated through an interview process. For more information and instructions on how to apply, visit https://provo.edu/ click on “Employment Opportunities” and follow the instructions on how to apply.


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With over 70 years as a family owned business, we pride ourselves on delivering a world class customer experience and product. We are growing quickly and expanding aggressively: 60+ showrooms and growing across the country, a state of the art e-commerce website and a beautiful yearly design inspiration book. But with all this exciting growth, our core values and principles have not changed.  We still handcraft every product right here in the USA and we still treat each and every customer with the greatest appreciation and professionalism.  These are our guiding principles and the backbone of our company – they will always remain true.