A School social worker "koulukuraattori" is part of the international school’s social and welfare services. The school social worker’s task is to support the child or youngster in her/his psycho-social growth and development, together with the parents and other members of school staff.
The school social worker’s work consists of many things, such as meeting pupils and teachers, parental meetings and discussions, organizing support structures for the pupil and the family, giving consultation services for the pupil, family and stakeholders in terms of cooperation, providing special education and establishing statements and agreements.
The school social worker is a member of the school’s support service group, sharing her knowledge of social services with everyone in this multi-professional group.
You can contact the school social worker when having a small or substantial concern, dealing with the welfare of a child or a youngster. The school social worker Maria Wass, is present at school on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. As agreed, the appointments can be held at other times too. You can call 0400 478 904 or send e-mail correspondence to firstname.lastname@example.org.