Psychological Services Counselor (Full-time Tenure-Track Faculty Position)

San Mateo
Dec 07, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Community College

Psychological Services Counselor (Full-time Tenure-Track Faculty Position)

San Mateo County Community College District

Posting Number: 2014161F

Department: Counseling Services SKY (DEPT)

Location: Skyline College

Position Number: 2F0095

Percentage of Full Time: The work year is 175 days (10 month of service).

Months per Year: 10

Salary Range: -

Position Type: Faculty

General Statement:

San Mateo County Community College District (SMCCCD) values the principles of diversity and equity. We provide our students with a rich and dynamic learning community that embraces differences, emphasizing collaboration and engaging students in and out of the classroom, encouraging them to realize their goals, and to become critical thinkers and socially responsible leaders.

SMCCCD seeks employees who value working in a collegial, collaborative environment, guided by a commitment to helping all students achieve success. All departments strongly encourage collaboration across disciplines to create integrated, interdisciplinary learning experiences. SMCCCD faculty members are expected to be knowledgeable about, and willing to use, different learning and teaching methods as appropriate to the discipline.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Master’s degree or above in counseling, rehabilitation counseling, clinical psychology, counseling psychology, guidance counseling, educational counseling, social work or career development, marriage and family therapy, or marriage, family and child counseling OR the equivalent
Note: A Bachelor’s degree in one of the subject areas listed degrees above and a license as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) is an alternative qualification for this discipline
• Must be licensed or California license eligible with at least two years of clinical experience as a licensed professional clinical counselor, licensed marriage and family therapist, licensed clinical social worker, or licensed psychologist
• Demonstrated cultural competence, sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, faculty, and staff

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Subject matter preparation:

Preference will be given to candidates who have the:
1. Ability to demonstrate crisis management and consultation skills
2. Ability to demonstrate sensitivity and experience in clinical work with ethnically and culturally diverse groups, sexual orientations, gender identity and levels of ability
3. Skill in respectful, tactful and sensitive interaction with people who are diverse in their academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds
4. Ability to develop outreach and prevention services that promote psychological wellness
5. Ability to present workshops and in-service training
6. Ability to initiate innovative service delivery strategies
7. Ability to demonstrate planning and organization skills

Evidence of effectiveness as a colleague:

8. The ability and desire to work collaboratively with faculty and staff to enhance student success
9. A commitment to professional responsibilities outside of the classroom through enthusiastic contributions to department, division and college activities

Preferred Qualifications: • Eligibility to supervise Associate Clinical Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) Counselor Interns and trainees • Ability to speak a second language is desirable


First Review Date: 02/02/2018

Open Until Filled: Yes

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The San Mateo County Community College District is an Equal Opportunity Employer that seeks to employ individuals who represent the rich diversity of cultures, language groups, and abilities of its surrounding communities.


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