How much does a School Social Worker make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a School Social Worker in the United States is $20 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $18 and $23. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a School Social Worker?

A School Social Worker provides counseling and psycho-social services to children and adolescents in schools at both micro and macro levels. Social workers work as mental health experts, leaders of social and emotional development within the school community, family-school liaisons, and program development experts. They aim to address student issues by working with an ecological, systems approach with parents, the school, and the community. They also work with crisis intervention, group treatment, child neglect and abuse identification and reporting, integrating services to culturally and ec...

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InnovAge - Richmond , VA
The Social Worker plans, organizes and implements social work services to participants and their ... Master's degree from a school of social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 21 days ago
Elk Hill Farm, Inc. - Richmond , VA
This LCSW is responsible for coordinating services and supervise clinical staff in our growing community outpatient and school-based mental health programs in the Goochland/Richmond/Powhatan/New Kent ...
LinkedIn - 14 days ago
Blue Ridge Cancer Care - Roanoke , VA
Master's degree in Social Work from a school or program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Minimum three- to five-years experience preferred, working as a masters-prepared ...
JobCase - 32 days ago
Choctaw Contracting Services, Inc. - Arlington , VA
Licensed Clinical Social Worker The Licensed Clinical Social Worker will function within an ... S.W.) or equivalent (MSSW, MSSA) degree from a graduate school of social work fully accredited by ...
Capital Markets Placement - 22 days ago
Carilion Clinic - Roanoke , VA
... School of Medicine and Research Institute. Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new ... Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) LSCW preferred
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 25 days ago
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Family Maltreatment ABSS Solutions, Inc. is a provider of ... A Master's degree from a Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) accredited school is required. Two ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 45 days ago
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