General Clinician - Counseling Center



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Institution:
University of Massachusetts Lowell

Title of Position Being Posted
General Clinician - Counseling Center

Department:
Counseling Center

Job Reference Number:
0081870

Posting Date:
06-16-2017

Application Deadline:
Open Until Filled

For Open until Filled positions, initial review of applications will begin:


Position Status:
Job Opening
Full-time
Benefited

Anticipated Hiring Range:
Salary commensurate with experience and grade

General Summary of Position:
As a member of the Counseling Center, the Clinician works in partnership with the Director in establishing overall policies and priorities including individual and group based mental health services and programs provided by the Counseling Center. Provides psychological/clinical services for diverse student population and consultation/ outreach to the university community; trains and supervises graduate interns. He or she will also work collaboratively as a member of the Wellness Center team to support students at UMass Lowell.

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations, as well as curriculum and support programs, while promoting an inclusive environment. We seek candidates who can contribute to that goal and encourage you to apply and to identify your strengths in this area.

Minimum Qualifications (Required):
-Master's degree (or higher) in counseling, psychology, clinical social work or a closely related field and 2-3 years post-advanced degree clinical experience preferably in a college or university counseling center
-Experience and knowledge of individual and group counseling and psychotherapy practices, knowledge of developmental psychological theory, understanding of student development and outreach, and cultural competence appropriate for a diverse student population
-Demonstrated experience in working with developmental issues common to the 18-25 year old college student population
-Ability to perform psychological assessment; provide crisis intervention services; provide effective consultation and clinical supervision; maintain appropriate records via an EHR and adhere to professional confidentiality standards
-Demonstrated experience planning, implementing, and offering group psycho-educational sessions and workshops
-Current professional MA license (psychologist, mental health counselor, social worker, addictions counseling etc.) or license-eligible in MA (required to obtain license within first year of employment)
-Ability to work effectively with diverse groups.

Other Considerations:
-Doctorate in Clinical or Counseling Psychology strongly preferred
-2-3 years of practice within a college or university setting or with college aged students in an alternative setting

Required Applicant Documents:
Resume
Cover Letter
Names and contact information of three references

Optional Applicant Documents:


Special Instructions to Applicants:
Only Internal Professional (SEIU 888 Professional Union) Bargaining candidates will be considered during the first 10 business days of the posting. All other candidates will be considered after that period.

Initial review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received.

Quicklink for Posting:
jobs.uml.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=55510

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action, Title IX employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age over 40, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, or other protected class.

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