Social Worker

Organization: School District of La Crosse

Location: La Crosse, WI

The School District of La Crosse is accepting applications for a 1.0 FTE Social Worker. Current placement will be at Logan Middle School.

Wisconsin certification 7050 is required.

This District provides a counselor/social work component integrated into a full student services program for all students grade preschool through grade 12. Implementing a job description in which child and family advocacy is of prime importance, the counselor/social worker is expected to assess and facilitate a cooperative effort among students, home, school staff, and community agencies to promote individual growth. Prefer applicants possessing the following qualifications: • Candidates who have successful experience working with younger students and their families. • Demonstrated skills in the following: • Assessment of the environments affecting the student. • Consultation with school staff and community agency personnel. • Group and individual counseling. • Coordinating with special education programs, as well as other student at risk programs. • Coordinating with school psychologists, counselors, and nurses. Applicants are requested not to contact or send application materials to individual building principals. To be given full consideration, please closely follow the application instructions in WECAN and upload the required additional application materials to your WECAN account, including three letters of recommendation. After application submission, you will NOT be able to modify your application or add additional application materials. Only application materials submitted with your WECAN application will be accepted (i.e. resume, letters of recommendation). Please DO NOT EMAIL or mail application materials as they cannot be given consideration.

READ THE WARNING and submit when your application is complete. The School District of La Crosse is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of actual or perceived: age, sex, race, religion, national origin, ancestry, creed, socio-economic status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, gender nonconformity, physical, mental, emotional or learning disability, citizenship, military service, membership in the National Guard, state defense force, or any other reserve component of the military forces of Wisconsin or the United States, political affiliation, or any other factor prohibited by state and federal law. The School District of La Crosse encourages applications from all segments of the population. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or government, or against any individual(s) who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint. Candidates seeking accommodations during an interview are encouraged to indicate such at the time they are contacted to interview.

Candidate Requirements


  • School Social Worker

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Standard Questions
  • Custom Questions
  • Transcript
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