The Soulsville Charter School is seeking a full-time School Social Worker for the 2021-2022 school year.

 

POSITION TITLE:                   School Social Worker

 

REPORTS TO:             Managing School Director, The Soulsville Charter School

 

POSITION:                              The Soulsville Charter School, full-time regular, exempt

 

POSITION DESCRIPTION: The ideal candidate will have an understanding of child development, mental and behavioral disorders, social and environmental conditioning, cultural diversity and family systems. The candidate will also understand and be able to implement associated laws for school social work profession (IDEA, Title I, Section 504, ADA, TN Compulsory Attendance, (regulations for excessive absences and truancy), ethical issues, professional issues and standards; foundations of school psychology; and the role and function of the school social worker.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

 

Minimum Education Requirements:

 

The ideal candidate will have/be:

 

About Soulsville

 

The Soulsville Charter School (TSCS)’s mission is to prepare students for success in college and life in an academically rigorous, music-rich environment. Located in the inner-city neighborhood of Soulsville, USA, in Memphis, TN, TSCS is adjacent to the site of historic Stax Records, where the Stax Museum of American Soul Music now celebrates and preserves the Stax story.  TSCS began with sixty sixth graders in 2005 and now serves 580+ students in grades 6-12 with about a third of the students living in the Soulsville community and 86% receiving free or reduced price lunch.   TSCS is a tuition-free, public charter school that is about changing kids’ life trajectories.

 

100% of our first three graduating classes (2012, 2013, 2014) were accepted into college.

TSCS is one of the Memphis charters outperforming traditional neighborhood schools. –Stanford CREDO Study

 

The Soulsville Charter School’s unique, college-prep programming and unique school culture includes:

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