Clinical Instructor - Clinical Social Worker

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Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Clinical Instructor - Clinical Social Worker Position Number Appointment Type Fixed Term Faculty Salary Range Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Permanent If part-time, hours per week FTE Vacancy ID FAC0002746 Posting Open Date 03/22/2019 Application Deadline Open Until Filled Yes Proposed Start Date 06/03/2019 Position Summary

The Department of Psychiatry and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine is seeking a full-time (1.0 FTE), fixed-term position at the Clinical Instructor level at our outpatient clinic in Carrboro, NC. The STEP Clinic provides comprehensive psychiatric and recovery services to approximately 700 individuals, including individuals with severe and persistent mental illness. Role responsibilities for this professional include:

•Provide evidence-based psychotherapy services to adults with psychotic disorders, mood disorders, substance use disorders and other psychiatric conditions.
•Complete comprehensive clinical assessments for diagnosis and treatment planning.
•Collaborate with other professionals in our Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health including our co-located Primary Care Clinic, Community Resource Court, Individualized Placement and Support team and Assertive Community Treatment team.
•Participate in clinic and health system continuous quality improvement initiatives.
•Provide education to patients and families around issues related to adaptation to the patient’s diagnosis, illness, treatment and/or life situation.
•Maintain working knowledge of and liaison with community agencies and resources.
•Carry out other duties as assigned.

Educational Requirements

Applicant must hold a Master’s Degree in Social Work.

Qualifications and Experience

LCSW full licensure is preferred; LCSW-A may be considered. At least two years of experience with persons with severe and persistent mental illness is required. Must have a strong commitment to the right and ability of each person with a severe and persistent mental illness to live in normal community residences; work in market jobs; and have access to helpful, adequate, competent, and continuous support services. Skills and competence to establish supportive, trusting relationships with persons with severe and persistent mental illnesses and respect for client rights and personal preferences in treatment are essential.

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.

Special Instructions

Interested candidates may apply by going to and attaching curriculum vitae and a copy of NC licensure.

Quick Link Department Contact Information

Department Contact Name and Title Laura Catherine Newton Department Contact Telephone or Email [email protected] Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to [email protected]

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Certification/licenses
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Posted: 4/20/2019
Application Due: 4/24/2019
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