Associate Director/Director of Clinical Services
Associate Director of Counseling Services/Director of Clinical Services
Counseling Services at Coastal Carolina University invites applications for the position of Associate Director of Counseling Services/Director of Clinical Services. The associate director will be responsible for ensuring that Counseling Services is providing appropriate clinical services that meet the mental health needs of a diverse student body.
The Associate Director of Counseling Services/Director of Clinical Services will oversee clinical operations, provide clinical supervision for unlicensed/provisionally-licensed counselors, coordinate the psychological withdrawal and return processes within Counseling Services for the University, oversee and participate in Counseling Services’ on-call and crisis services, partner to ensure students are offered appropriate psychiatry services, and serve on campus committees. In addition, 30% of the Associate Director of Counseling Services/Director of Clinical Services’ time will be spent directly seeing clients.
Requirements: Candidates must hold a Master’s degree in counseling psychology, clinical psychology, counselor education, social work, or a closely related field. Terminal degree (Ph.D., Ed.D., Psy.D., DSW.) preferred. Successful candidates will have extensive experience as a clinician in a college/university counseling center or a multidisciplinary outpatient mental health center, extensive experience meeting the mental health needs of a diverse population, and supervisory experience, preferably in a university setting.
Candidates must be currently licensed in South Carolina to practice counseling and provide clinical supervision to counselors. Candidates who are not currently licensed to practice counseling and supervise counselors in South Carolina are encouraged to explore licensure requirements in South Carolina prior to submitting their application to ensure they will be able to appropriately meet the requirement to become licensed within one year of hire.
Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, just nine miles from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 47 states and 61 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.
Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from historically underrepresented groups to apply.
Interested applicants may apply online at http://jobs.coastal.edu or in person in the Office of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity at Coastal Carolina University, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, name and contact information for at least three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Student Services Manager II (CB80/149014), full-time position with benefits. SC State pay band: 07. Primary work hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. However, this position will require varying work hours and weekend work. Must be flexible to meet the special scheduling needs of the university.
Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.
Master’s degree in counseling psychology, clinical psychology, counselor education, or related field. Clinical/counseling experience in a college/university counseling center or a multidisciplinary outpatient mental health center; experience in program development, assessment and evaluation; demonstrated experience meeting the mental health needs of a diverse population; clinical supervision experience.Preferred Qualifications
Terminal degree (Ph.D., Ed.D., Psy.D.) in Counseling psychology, clinical psychology, counselor education or related field. Experience in a higher education setting. Demonstrated work in the area of higher education assessment and planning. Demonstrated commitment to meeting the needs of a diverse campus population.Required Licensure and/or Certification
Licensed in South Carolina to practice counseling and provide clinical supervision to counselors, or demonstrated eligibility for appropriate licenses within one year of hire.Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Assessment and interventions for a wide range of psychological disorders and developmental problems. Individual, couples and group counseling. Public presentations and community outreach methods. Consultation skills. Crisis interventions skills. Demonstrated ability to meet the needs of a diverse campus population. Ability to engage in continued learning to stay abreast of changes in counseling/psychology field. Ability to manage clinical cases. Ability to lead and coordinate the work of clinical staff members.Additional comments regarding this position
Must be able to work independently and make independent decisions regarding programs, services, and clients. This role is responsible for managing crisis situations and developing appropriate and immediate interventions.Posting NumberFTE-S00294PNumber of Vacancies1Desired Start Date11/03/2020Position End Date (if temporary)Job Open Date09/17/2020Job Close DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsQuicklink for Postinghttp://jobs.coastal.edu/postings/10650Supplemental Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * How many years of experience do you have providing counseling on a college campus?
- * What is the highest level of education attained?
- High School Diploma
- Associates Degree
- Bachelors Degree
- Masters Degree
- PHD or other terminal degree
- * If not currently licensed as a counselor and counselor supervisor in South Carolina, please explain what requirements you need to be eligible for South Carolina licensure within one year of employment.
(Open Ended Question)
- * Describe how diversity, equity, and inclusion shape your identity as a counselor/counselor supervisor and how diversity, equity, and inclusion frame your clinical approach.
(Open Ended Question)
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