Licensed Mental Health Practitioner

USA, Utica, New York
Sep 18, 2017
Mohawk Valley
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Counseling
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Community College

Position Title: Licensed Mental Health Practitioner

Salary: 50,147


Current New York State licensure as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Licensed Master Social Worker, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, or Psychologist and a minimum of 1-3 years' professional experience are required. Applicants must have demonstrated leadership and program coordination skills along with effective interpersonal and communication skills.

Ph.D. or Psy.D. credentials and experience working in a higher education setting are preferred


The primary responsibility of the Licensed Mental Health Practitioner is to provide short term counseling and facilitate referrals to appropriate community agencies when necessary. The Licensed Mental Health Practitioner is responsible for implementation of group counseling based on identified student needs and to design and implement educational programs relevant to student needs through collaboration with other offices as required. The Mental Health Practitioner will also provide academic coaching as well as educational and career counseling when necessary.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Official academic transcripts and licensure documentation required at the time of hire. MVCC does not discriminate. MVCC is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. MVCC offers a comprehensive employee enrichment program.

Review Start Date: 9/27/2017

Review of applications will begin on the review start date and will continue until successful candidates have been identified.