Per Diem School Social Worker

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark, Mount Carmel Guild Behavioral Health and Mount Carmel Guild Schools - East Orange, NJ3.3


Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark is currently seeking a per diem, fee for service, Certified School Social Worker for our School Social Services Department located in East Orange, NJ. The position is for 7 hours per week.

The School Social Services Department offers a variety of services to Catholic schools within the Archdiocese of Newark as well as nonpublic and charter schools in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, and Union counties. Our programs increase the competency of students and families to solve interpersonal and intrapersonal problems and avoid drugs and alcohol by providing at-risk students, their families, and their schools a variety of school-based social services. Staff can also consult with schools on developing school-wide programming, such as anti-bulling programs, anticipating the closing of a school, sensitivity training for schools making changes in their student populations, and workshops for the school’s faculty and staff.

Job Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work (MSW)
  • Certified School Social Worker
  • Valid driver’s license

1-2 years experience providing services to children preferred. LSW or LCSW preferred.

To apply submit a resume and cover letter with salary requirements.

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Catholic Charities as a ministry of the Archdiocese of Newark participates in the Church’s social mission by recognizing the inherent dignity and worth of all people, especially the poor, marginalized, and vulnerable, and by responding to the corporeal and material needs of those it serves with sincere Christian compassion. The activities of Catholic Charities are inspired and governed by its faith in Jesus Christ, the examples of Sacred Scripture, and the continuing exposition of Catholic social teaching. Through these activities, Catholic Charities strives to assist individuals in need, strengthen families, and to have those it serves experience the redemptive power of God’s mercy.

CCAN offers a competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package for employees. CCAN is an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin/ancestry, citizenship status, disability, age, marital or family status, and military or veteran status.

Please be advised that current employees applying to open positions within the Agency are required to fill out an Agency Internal Job Application Form which is available for download to all employees on HR's public folders in Outlook. Please forward the completed form to HR via email to the agency email address indicated at the end of the application form.

Job Type: Contract


  • long term care: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Master's (Required)


  • Driver's License (Required)
  • school social worker (Required)