School Social Work Coordinator

first_imgAurora University seeks talented staff and administrators who arepassionate about supporting an inclusive community dedicated to thetransformative power of learning.Position Purpose: School Social Work Coordinator supportslearning by overseeing the direction, implementation, coordinationand oversight of the School Social Work Specialization in the MSWprogram as well as the Post MSW Professional EducatorLicense-School Social Work Endorsement.Core Competencies: Ability to communicate effectively, including reading, writing,and speaking.Ability ty to build positive relationships with students andpracticing community.Ability to teach.Ability to work on a team with faculty.Ability to use MS Word and Excel software.Performs under general supervision. Determines own methods ofperforming assigned work. Skills: Benefit-eligible positions offer excellent benefits includinghealth, dental, life, vision, long term disability, a 403(b)retirement plan through TIAA, and tuition remission. Please sendresume with cover letter and contact information for threereferences including name, telephone and email address.Apply to:Aurora UniversityHuman Resources347 South Gladstone AveAurora, IL 60506630-844-5650 – [email protected] -emailAurora University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Essential Job Requirements:Education: Recruit and serve as advisor for all students in the SchoolSocial Work Specialization.Work with appropriate University offices to set deadlines andentrance criteria for Post MSW Professional Educator License -School Social Work Endorsement Program.Review applications to the Post – MSW Professional EducatorLicense- School Social Work Endorsement Program, and assist them infinding internships.Manage and administer all paperwork, monitoring, andcommunication with the Illinois Board of Higher Education – IBHEregulatory offices.Administer, manage, and coordinate the PEL:SSW Field Program inthe SSW.Hire, supervise and mentor all adjunct faculty teaching inSchool Social Work Program.Assists the AU Enrollment Department with admissions byparticipating in student orientations and all MSW student openhouse activities.Participates in activities of departmental academiccommittees.Work with the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) toentitle students as the Licensure Officer for the PEL: SSWEndorsement.Attend annual licensure trainings and maintain communicationwith the Illinois State Board of Education.Develop curriculum, update and manage “master” syllabi forschool track courses. Essential Job Functions: Represents Aurora University in the most positive manner withprospective, former and current students, clients, suppliers, andthe community we serve. Interacts effectively with a diverse groupof faculty, staff, students and other customers of our service,learns and uses operating practices of the department and AuroraUniversity.Upholds the Mission Statement:Aurora University aninclusive community dedicated to the transformative power oflearning.Handles all information with tact and discretion and recognizesthe confidential nature of university business.Supports learning through performance of essential jobfunctions and performing other duties and functions as necessary oras assigned. Master’s Degree in Social Work Required and CurrentProfessional Educator License with a School Social WorkEndorsementlast_img read more