Title:                           School Liaison

 

Reports To:                 Social Work Coordinator

 

Position Purpose:       Evaluate the needs of students attending district schools that are in state custody and students with behavioral health needs to identify health care referrals within the community.

 

Qualifications:

MA in Social Work or a related Human Services field

Prefer 3 years related experience working with adolescents

 

Knowledge/Ability/Skills:

Physical/Emotional Requirements:  The incumbent may be required to use the following skills and abilities during any part of the working day:

 

Speaking, hearing, visual, walking/mobility, standing, consistency of temperament, ability to work with a variety of problems at the same time, and stamina for working long hours. Position may require travel to student residences within the city of Topeka.

 

Performance Responsibilities:

Terms of Employment:       

 

10.5 months; salary and work year to be determined by the Board of Education.

 

Evaluation:

 

Performance of this position will be evaluated in accordance with provisions of the Board policy on evaluation of certified professional staff.

 

Significant associations:

 

The performance responsibilities are not limited to those outlined in this description and may include any other responsibilities as assigned by the administrator/supervisor.

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