YPI is seeking a Clinical Social Worker in the Health & Wellness Department to assist with the implementation of a U.S. Department of Education School Climate Transformation grant. The goals of the grant are to increase LEA and schools' capacity to implement a multi-tiered positive behavior framework at each targeted school. The Social Worker will be assigned to the targeted schools and will oversee the implementation of each school's multi-tiered positive behavior framework, working closely with the Principal, teachers, and other staff. The Clinical Social Worker will provide professional development for teachers on the project's Ripple Effects curriculum, as well as provide individual, group, and family counseling/mental health services at the school site. The social worker will be responsible for carrying a clinical caseload across multiple schools and will provide short-term mental health services. The Clinical Social Worker is key to the success of the project at each of their respective school sites, as they will provide training and services to increase each school's capacity to implement the multi-tiered positive behavior framework.
Desired candidates will possess:
Monday through Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm; some evenings and weekends required.