Counseling Center Director Associate

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Job Title:

Counseling Center Director Associate

Requisition Number:


Working Title:

Counseling Center Associate Director

Department Name:

1B320:Counseling Center

Work Location:

Lexington, Ky

Grade Level:


Salary Range:


Type of Position:


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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

5 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification:

Psychologist License

Physical Requirements:

Sitting and/or standing for long periods of time; performing repetitive motion tasks; lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects up to 50lbs; occasional job-related travel; potentially encountering combative/violent people and professional liability and burnout; effectively communicating with indivudals from diverse backgrounds and perspectives.


Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Job Summary:

This position provides UK students direct psychological services and programming in the areas of personal concerns, academic success, and career exploration/decision-making, as well as providing outreach, training, crisis intervention and consultation services. This position has administrative responsibilities for the day to day operations of the UKCC. These functions support the Center and University missions of retention and student success as well as fostering a safe environment conducive to learning and positive student development.

IEBC – Internal Employee Being Considered

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Demonstrated knowledge and skill in providing psychological services, consultation, crisis intervention, and psychoeducational programming in a college or university environment. Demonstrated experience in clinical supervision to support and develop a multi-disciplinary staff (LCSWs, Licensed Psychologists, practicum students and APA pre-doctoral interns). Demonstrated ability to provide administrative and operational leadership to a staff with diverse identities and experiences.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Ph.D. or Psy.D. in clinical or counseling psychology

5 years of experience, preferably with at least 2 years in a university counseling center, with increasing levels of supervisory and administrative duties

Deadline to Apply:


University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Job No:
Posted: 5/3/2021
Application Due: 5/11/2021
Work Type: Full Time