Short-Term School Social Worker

21 Nov 2023

Join us as a School Social Worker! Join AnthroMed Education, a thriving community of special education professionals, including dedicated Social Workers. Our commitment lies in delivering top-tier, equitable educational experiences to students in Illinois. When you become part of the AnthroMed team, you immerse yourself in a supportive network that equips you with the necessary resources and clinical backing to truly impact your students’ lives. If you’re enthusiastic about contributing to schools and communities through the lens of social work, we’re eager to connect with you! Position Overview: We are seeking a dedicated and passionate School Social Worker to provide interim coverage for a staff member who is on leave under FMLA from February to May 24th In this role, you will work closely with K-8th grade students, families, and the school community to address social, emotional, and behavioral concerns. Your primary responsibilities will include individual counseling, group counseling, crisis intervention, and collaboration with teachers, parents, and outside agencies to support the well-being of students. If you are passionate about working with the elementary population and enjoy working collaboratively in the school, we’d love to hear from you! Why work for AnthroMed Education?

BCBS PPO Health Insurance plan with a premium that is 100% PAID FOR by AnthroMed Education. Ensuring access to affordable, quality, health insurance for full-time staff members!

Weekly paid school-year salaries to full-time staff.

Ample PTO provided which includes holidays. All school holidays are paid breaks for full-time AnthroMed staff.

1:1 support from our Social Work Clinical Director and access to a Social Work resource bank.

100% reimbursement for IDFPR and ISBE Licensure dues.

$300 yearly stipend to spend on materials.


Provide targeted support to identified students in the elementary setting.

Implement crisis intervention strategies to ensure student well-being and success.

Advocate for students’ holistic welfare (social, emotional, academic).

Cross-functional collaboration with teachers and families to understand how to best meet student needs.

Provide push-in and pull-out services as needed

Facilitate IEP meetings

Develop and track interventions in order to understand IEP effectiveness.

Additional duties as assigned.


Master’s (MSW) or Doctoral degree in Social Work

License eligible in the State of Illinois

Previous experience in a PreK-5 setting preferred

AnthroMed is an Equal Opportunity Employer

AnthroMed LLC will not discriminate against any person based on race, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, height, weight, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, pregnancy, disability, veteran, or military status.

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  • ID: #50570449
  • State: Illinois Newark 60541 Newark USA
  • City: Newark
  • Salary: USD TBD TBD
  • Showed: 2023-11-21
  • Deadline: 2024-01-20
  • Category: Et cetera