Behavioral Health Counselor II (On Call)

Tucson, AZ
Nov 18, 2020
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Counseling
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Number:



Arthritis Center-Research

Department Website Link:


University of Arizona Health Sciences


1335 N. Cherry Ave , Tucson, AZ USA

Position Highlights:

The Assessment of Behavior and Learning for Excellence Clinic under the University of Arizona Arthritis Center is seeking an on-call Behavioral Health Counselor to perform specific evaluations, which include psychological, psychoeducational, autism, and neuropsychological evaluations for clients who are referred to ABLE Clinic on an as-needed basis.

The University of Arizona Arthritis Center is one of twelve Centers of Excellence at the University of Arizona College of Medicine. The Arthritis Center is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of patients. We do this through research ranging from molecules to people, by empowering patients in taking charge of their lifestyles and by educating providers/clinicians and scientists to develop and apply novel and more effective therapies.

As a cost-saving measure related to the impact of COVID-19, Furlough and Furlough-Based Salary Programs have been approved by the Arizona Board of Regents. All new hires subject to the programs will be notified in accordance with adopted Furlough and Furlough-Based Salary Programs guidelines and will be required to comply with all measures. To learn more about the programs and whether this position is affected, please visit

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Performspecific evaluations for clients who are referred to the ABLE Clinic from theArizona Department of Economic Security.
  • Evaluations include psychological,psychoeducational, autism, and neuropsychological evaluations.
  • Meet withcounselors to discuss results of evaluations.
  • Assistwith filing reports for benefits.
  • Review ofphysical and mental records.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience is required.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent advanced learning attained through professional level experience required. Master degree in related field required.

Preferred Qualifications:

*Master's degree



Full Time/Part Time:

Part Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week:

As Needed / On Call

Job FTE:


Work Calendar:


Job Category:

Health Care and Wellness

Benefits Eligible:

No Benefits

Rate of Pay:


Compensation Type:

salary at 1.0 full-time equivalency (FTE)



Career Stream and Level:


Job Family:

Behavioral Health

Job Function:

Health Care & Wellness

Type of criminal background check required::

Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Number of Vacancies:


Target Hire Date:

Expected End Date:

Contact Information for Candidates:

Gina Schwartzberg [email protected]

Open Date:


Open Until Filled:


Documents Needed to Apply:

Resume and Cover Letter

Special Instructions to Applicant:

Diversity Statement:

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.