Licensed Clinical Case Manager, Counseling Services

University of Nevada, Reno,

Counseling Services
Last Posted:

Fri, May 15th, '20

Deadline:

04/04/2020

Start Date:

06/01/2020

Last Updated:

Fri, May 15th, '20

 
POSITION DESCRIPTION
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  • Full Time

The University of Nevada, Reno Counseling Services department is recruiting for a Licensed Clinical Case Manager. The Clinical Case Manager serves as a primary contact for assisting higher risk students in seeking additional mental health treatment by providing additional support as well as referrals to campus and community resources; develops, maintains, and monitors a clinical case management system to provide continuity of care and follow-up for higher-need clients. This will include following up to ensure that higher need clients are appropriately assessed, successfully referred. The Clinical Case Manager will assist students with social services needs including, but not limited to, referral to community resources, including coordination of hospitalizations and discharge planning; provide a particular focus on assisting students and sometimes families in navigating between levels of care when a crisis occurs.

ABOUT UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA, RENO

The University of Nevada, Reno, is a public research university that is committed to the promise of a future powered by knowledge. Nevada’s land-grant university founded in 1874, the University serves nearly 22,000 students. The University is a comprehensive, doctoral university, classified as an R1 institution with very high research activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. More than $800 million in advanced labs, residence halls and facilities has been invested on campus since 2009. It is home to the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine and Wolf Pack Athletics, maintains a statewide outreach mission and presence through programs such as the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, Small Business Development Center, Nevada Seismological Laboratory, and is part of the Nevada System of Higher Education. Through a commitment to world-improving research, student success and outreach benefiting the communities and businesses of Nevada, the University has impact across the state and around the world. Located where the Sierra Nevada meets the high desert of the Great Basin, the University’s verdant, 290-acre campus is a 45-minute drive from scenic Lake Tahoe. Today, the University delivers on its land-grant mission of access to education and knowledge by investing in the academics, facilities, support, engagement and vibrant campus life that promote our diverse students’ cognitive growth and academic achievement — all while remaining one of the best values in American higher education, according to both Forbes and Money magazines (2018). The University is ranked in the top tier of National Universities by U.S. News & World Report and in the top tier of the WSJ/Times Higher Education World University Rankings. The University of Nevada, Reno recognizes that diversity promotes excellence in education and research. We are an inclusive and engaged community and recognize the added value that students, faculty, and staff from different backgrounds bring to the educational experience.

 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Master's Degree and one (1) year of related work experience.

Related work experience: Social work, counseling psychology or related field

  • Experience in a clinical setting as a licensed professional
  • Case Management experience
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Experience working in higher education or closely related setting with a demonstrated knowledge of systems
  • Knowledge of mental health issues and resources
  • Understanding of treatment program, and mental health terminology, including diagnostic categories
  • General knowledge of HIPAA guidelines
 
COMPENSATION

Compensation Grade

B

APPLICATION MATERIALS

1) Resume/CV

2) Cover Letter

3) Contact Information for Three Professional References

4) Please write a brief statement (one page maximum) about how you would contribute toward our mission of creating a culturally inclusive environment in the role for which you are applying.