Social worker/Licensed Mental Health Practitioner (LMHP)
Columbus Public School District is hiring a social worker/licensed mental health practitioner for the 2021-2022 school year. The social worker/mental health practitioner will accept referrals and discuss problem situations with administrators, counselors and teachers concerning students who are not able to function in school because of behavioral, emotional, or home difficulties. Help staff provide the extra time, attention and care needed to counsel and help students and their families to become involved in the education process and to have access to basic care normally expected of families. Establish continuous communication with the various agencies within the community which provide services for students. Evaluate the need to refer individuals to other agencies for assistance. Make home visits, as needed, to the parents of referred students in order to discuss experiences and seek solutions.
Salary is determined by years of experience and education.
Base salary starting at $64,128.
Starting August 2, 2021.