Staff Counselor

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Job Location Normal, Il 61790

Posting date 12-03-2018

General Summary
We seek strong generalists who have experience and passion for the mission of a comprehensive counseling center in a university environment. We are seeking dynamic professionals with the skills and creativity to share our commitment to excellence and who would enhance the diversity of our staff. We seek professionals with well-developed therapy skills, strong interests in carrying a diverse and large clinical caseload, experience and interest in supervision and training of emerging psychologists, and a commitment to contribute to our outreach and prevention initiatives serving the larger campus community. Position responsibilities would include brief individual, couples and group counseling, involvement as a supervisor in our doctoral psychology internship and/or externship training programs, assessment, crisis intervention and management, consultation and liaison work, and outreach programming. We are also looking for individuals with a demonstrated commitment to advancing the vision of a culturally competent counseling center and who has a willingness to work with underserved and underrepresented student populations. We welcome applications from both entry level professionals and those with several years of experience. Finally, we seek colleagues who would strive to work collaboratively with their peers, both within the unit and across the campus, and those who have strong interpersonal skills and who enjoy building positive working relationships with others.
Salary for this 12 month position is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Benefits are excellent. For a complete description of Illinois State University's benefits offerings and options, please visit :

Required Qualifications
1. Doctorate or Master's Degree in counseling, social work, clinical psychology, counseling psychology or related field
2. If this position is Security Sensitive or if you are subject to a criminal background investigation based on University policy, employment is contingent upon you passing a satisfactory criminal background investigation. You may not begin work until the criminal background investigation results have been received and cleared by Human Resources.

Desired Qualifications
Strong preference will be given to licensed mental health providers and to applicants with college/university counseling center experience as well as experience providing clinical supervision.

Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Females, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.





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Posted: 12/5/2018
Application Due: 12/30/2018
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