Position Type: Permanent Faculty
Department: Psychiatry-Wakebrook ATC - 412232
Appointment Type: Fixed Term Faculty
Vacancy ID: FAC0002346
Position Summary: The Department of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine is seeking one clinician to work on a 16 bed residential unit providing non-hospital medical detoxification and addictions treatment at the WakeBrook Campus in Raleigh, NC. This is a full-time fixed term (clinical) position at the Clinical Instructor rank. The major expectations for this position will be the provision of evidence based direct behavioral health care to residents of Wake County with a variety of substance abuse and psychiatric conditions.
Education Requirements: Applicants must possess an advanced degree in Behavioral Health (i.e Masters in Psychology, Social Work, or Counseling) and either a full license or associate license to practice in North Carolina.
Qualification and Experience: The successful candidate will have strong clinical skills and experience working with a multi-disciplinary team, including trainees from a variety of disciplines. Candidates should have clinical experience working with adults seeking intensive substance abuse treatment, many who are also dually diagnosed. Additionally, the successful candidate will be comfortable in a fast paced setting, have group psychoeducational skills, an understanding of addiction and its' impact on families/communities, and competency in completing clinical and risk assessments. Preference will be given to applicants with experience working with detoxification patients and local case management resources.
Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Department Contact Name and Title: Laura Catherine Newton
Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Special Instructions for Applicants: Interested candidates may apply by going to http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/137474 and attaching a curriculum vitae, letter of application, and two reference letters.