Staff Psychologist/Staff Counselor

Job description

Position Number 999174

Functional Title Staff Psychologist/Staff Counselor

Position Type Staff

Position Summary

The Counseling Center offers a range of services designed to promote the personal growth, academic success and emotional health of students. As a unit within Student Health Services, the staff of the Counseling Center provides services that not only enhance the quality of students' college experiences but also contributes to their academic retention and success. In addition, the Counseling Center offers services and programs to promote positive mental health throughout the University community. The Psychologist/Counselor's primary role is to provide short term individual therapy, initial screenings and risk assessments, group therapy, crisis intervention, outreach programs to UNCG students, consultation to faculty and staff and supervision and training of intern/practicum graduate students.

Minimum Qualifications

An earned doctorate from an accredited program in Counseling Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Counselor Education, or Social Work. Licensed, or license eligible by the State of North Carolina to practice clinical services within his/her area of competency. Continued employment is contingent on acquiring North Carolina License within 12 months of employment. Demonstrated proficiency in and a commitment to multicultural competence and experience working with individuals from culturally diverse populations, as well as underrepresented and/or under-served populations. Demonstrated understanding and clinical application of the intersectionality of identity and mental health. Demonstrated proficiency with the DSM-5. Ability to work effectively with young adults. Strong interpersonal skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Strongly Preferred:
At least one year of full time or equivalent experience in a college counseling center.

Experience/expertise in working with communities of color and/or men's issues.

Experience/expertise in interpersonal violence and/or experience/expertise working with veterans and their families.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants are required to upload the following documents with their electronic application:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • List of References

Applicants are required to upload a list of references of at least three (3) professional references that includes:

  • Name
  • Company Name
  • Type of reference (Professional, Supervisor, Colleague, Academic or Personal). One (1) of those references will need to be a current or previous supervisor.
  • Email Address
  • Contact Phone Number

Applications are not successfully submitted until an online confirmation number has been received at the end of the application process.

Recruitment Range Commensurate with experience

Org #-Department Student Health Services - 44604

Job Open Date 02/20/2018

For Best Consideration Date 03/01/2018

Job Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Type of Appointment Permanent

FLSA Exempt

Number of Months per Year 10

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. List of References
  3. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    1. * Are you licensed by the State of North Carolina to provide independent clinical mental health services within your area of competence? Continued employment is contingent upon acquiring a North Carolina license within 12 months of employment.

      (Open Ended Question)

    2. * Do you have an earned doctorate from an accredited program in Counseling, Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Counselor Education or Social Work?

      (Open Ended Question)

    3. * Please indicate how you learned of the vacant position for which you are applying:
      • UNCGjobsearch Website
      • Piedmont Triad Area Newspaper
      • The Chronicle of Higher Education
      • Inside Higher Ed
      • Other professional journal / website
      • UNC School System Job Board
      • Personal Networking
      • Facebook
      • Twitter
      • Other
    4. If you selected "Other", please provide the name of the resource here.

      (Open Ended Question)

    To learn more or to apply for this position please visit our UNCGjobsearch website at

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    Posted: 2/28/2018
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