School Social Workers establish a supportive network of services to bridge the gap between home and school. We assist administrators, principals, staff and parents in meeting the educational needs of students.
School Social Workers establish a holistic perspective of a child’s life. A prime goal is the integration of data from home, school and community. Lastly, School Social Workers help students overcome social, emotional, behavioral and academic challenges.
School Social Worker Job Description
Primary Function: The School Social Worker is responsible for providing an integrated network of student support services to help children succeed in school. Our primary responsibility is to utilize a child/family systems approach promoting partnership between the home, school and community. These services are in the areas of prevention, intervention, advocacy and treatment.
Chris Scozzaro, Ph.D., LCSW-R
West Seneca East Middle School
School Social Worker