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Columbus City Schools Job posting 38056
270 E State Street, COLUMBUS, Ohio, 43215 Job posted as of Jan 09, 2017 until Until Filled

Columbus City Schools, established in 1845, is the state of Ohio’s largest school district, serving the needs of more than 51,000 students in 109 schools. The district is under the leadership of Superintendent Dr. Talisa L. Dixon and a seven-member board of education. Columbus City Schools: 270 E. State St., Columbus, Ohio 43215. For general questions, call the main switchboard: 614-365-5000

Our Mission Statement

Each student is highly educated, prepared for leadership and service, and empowered for success as a citizen in a global community.

Job Title
School Social Worker
District Name
Columbus City Schools
Certification(s)/Licensure(s) required
School Social Worker
Posted on
Jan 09, 2017
Expiry Date
Until Filled
Job Description
The School Social Worker is responsible for serving multiple schools addressing social and emotional needs that impact student learning. They assist in developing attendance improvement plans with students and families to address barriers that may impact their school attendance. The School Social Worker meets with students and families at school and in their homes to develop interventions, re-entry and short term counseling plans for students who have been referred for intervention.. The School Social Worker works in collaboration with the building administration, student support personnel, mental health agencies and community resources. The School Social Worker provides crisis intervention during school emergencies and provides information to students and families regarding community resources and links them to community resources, as needed. The School Social Worker maintains documentation and monitors attendance of students who are not attending regularly and may file truancy based on the Ohio Revised Code. The School Social Worker adheres to the ethical standards of the National Association of Social Work (NASW) and the Ohio School Social Worker of America (OSSWA).