Social Worker - Portales Municipal Schools
Position: Social Worker
Subject Area: (none)
Job Location: Portales Municipal Schools
Beginning: Jan 03, 2022
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Portales Municipal Schools
Portales, NM 88130
Telephone: 575-356-7000
Job Description:
Positions and Qualifications: Social Worker -

Master’s Degree in Social Work
NM Public Education Department School Social Worker License,
Social work license issued by the NM Social Work Examiners Board

The school social worker is to provide social services and assistance to improve the social and psychological functioning of children and their families to maximize the family well-being and the academic functioning of students.
Knowledge of developing appropriate Individualized Education Programs (IEP’s) to meet students’ needs
Completing all required paperwork, including but not limited to: IEP’s, therapy documentation, evaluations, and Medicaid billing.

Portales is located in central-eastern New Mexico close to Cannon Air Force Base and home of Eastern New Mexico University.  The Portales Municipal School District is made up of six great schools that have a great deal to offer. Our schools are all grade-level schools that are located in every section of the city. Brown Early Childhood Center offers Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten classes for 4 & 5-year-old students. First and Second Grade students attend R.M. James Elementary School and our Third and Fourth Grade students travel to Valencia Elementary School. Our newest school, Lindsey-Steiner Elementary, houses our Fifth and Sixth Grade students. Junior High students have the opportunity to attend another of our newer schools at Portales Junior High, and finally, our High School is home to our ninth to twelfth grade. 

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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