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School Social Worker

Champaign Unit 4 Schools


Booker T. Washington STEM Academy

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Job description

Champaign Community SD #4 has a vacancy for your consideration. Please find the details below.

Interim School Social Worker – 1.0 FTE Apply Online
Category: District School Service Personnel/School Social Worker
Date Posted: 2/2/2022
Location: Booker T. Washington STEM Academy
Date of Availability: February 2022Our Mission

  • Positively transforming learning and life outcomes for students through educational justice, equity, and excellence.


  • Illinois Professional Educator License (PEL) with School Social Worker Endorsement
  • Although the District prefers to hire a candidate who is currently licensed and can begin work immediately, candidates who anticipate licensure in January 2022 are strongly encouraged to apply.


  • The salary for this position is determined based on the Collective Bargaining Agreement with the Champaign Federation of Teachers, which is available on our website.  The District gives experienced teachers up to 21 years of experience credit for service outside the District.  New teachers may request up to $2,000 as a salary advance to help with relocation expenses or other needs.  100% of a teacher’s contributions to TRS are currently paid by the Board of Education.  The Board also pays 100% of a teacher’s employee-only health, dental, vision, and term life insurance.  There are many opportunities for teachers to earn substantial additional compensation (stipends, differentials, extra duty pay, etc.) during the regular school year and in the summer.
  • The District offers an additional $1,500 annual stipend for School Social Workers who are also Licensed Clinical Social Workers.

Application Deadline

  • This position will remain posted until the hiring process is complete; however, interviews may be conducted after February 4, 2022, so interested applicants should submit their materials ASAP to ensure consideration.

Important Notes

  • This position is for the remainder of the 2021-2022 school year only.  Continuing employment beyond this time period is highly possible, but not guaranteed.  Please contact Human Resources for more information.

More About Our Community

  • Champaign Unit 4 Schools serves over 10,000 PreK-Young Adult students in 18 facilities, which include twelve elementary schools, three middle schools, two high schools, one early childhood facility, and the Novak Academy.  Located conveniently near Chicago, Indianapolis, and St. Louis, Champaign residents enjoy the entertainment and intellectual activity of a large city, without the higher costs of living and lengthy commute times often associated with busy city/suburban life.  The University of Illinois provides the excitement of Big 10 sporting events, a thriving business environment, and world-class entertainment at State Farm Center and the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.  Champaign is characterized by a thriving downtown and campustown, shopping centers and boutiques, award-winning restaurants, neighborhood parks, live music venues, and summer festivals.  We also share many museums, galleries, and theatres with the adjacent city of Urbana.

Want to Learn More?

  • If you want to learn more about this position or other career opportunities in Champaign Unit 4 Schools, please contact our Talent Recruitment and Retention Manager, Ms. Jey L. Owens, at  Please include your résumé.

Champaign Community SD #4 uses the applicant tracking system from Frontline Education to manage employment applications online.

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