Widely regarded as a leader in special education, SINAI operates 8 schools for individuals ages 6-21, with a wide range of learning and developmental disabilities as well as other special needs. We focus on maximizing each student’s academic, emotional, and social potential, while developing a strong knowledge and love of his or her traditional Jewish heritage. We teach our students skills that promote success in mainstream academic, social and vocational settings, and empower them to become productive and confident members of the community. Each of SINAI’s schools is integrated within a regular education partner Jewish Elementary or High School, creating an inclusion experience that is personalized for every single child.
SINAI Schools is seeking a school Social Worker for the 2021-2022 year for children with special needs, ranging from ages 6-14 for its campus in Livingston, NJ, SINAI at JKHA. The ideal candidate will be a licensed social worker who brings a wealth of knowledge and experience with children.
Oversee the social and emotional development of our students
Meet with students individually as well as in groups
Collaborate with teachers to identify social/emotional skills and strategies to be targeted throughout the day.
Support and partner with parents in generalizing of plans and skills at home
Collaborate with physicians and mental health professionals working with students outside of school
MSW or LCSW required
3-5 years experience, preferably within a special education setting
SINAI Schools strictly adheres to all guidance from CDC and local Rabbinic authorities pertaining to COVID-19.
Qualified women and minorities encouraged to apply; EEO