Mental Health Counselor II

Keene State College,

The Wellness Center
Last Posted:

Fri, Nov 20th, '20

Deadline:

The review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled or otherwise closed at the College's discretion.

Start Date:

January 2021

Last Updated:

Fri, Nov 20th, '20

 
POSITION DESCRIPTION
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  • Full Time

The Wellness Center at Keene State College invites applications for a Counselor to provide mental health services to the College community and all related case management. This is an 81% time, term, benefited position, with appointment dates from August to mid-May each year through 2022. The Wellness Center is a very dynamic, creative, fun, and rewarding place to work and our strengths include our highly supportive relationships among the Center’s staff, our innovative model of service provision, creative delivery of emotional well-being programs, and our strong dedication to student wellbeing. We seek professionals who have a strong team orientation and are looking to apply their skills in a flexible, highly creative, and collaborative way. To learn more about the Wellness Center, visit: https://www.keene.edu/office/wellnesscenter/


ABOUT KEENE STATE COLLEGE

Keene State College is located in the scenic Monadnock region of Southwest New Hampshire, and is an affiliate of the University System of New Hampshire. We are located approximately 2 hours from Boston or Hartford CT, and 4 hours from New York City. The region contains many opportunities to enjoy outdoor recreation, cultural events, and a strong sense of community. To learn more about Keene State College, the University System of New Hampshire, and the Keene community, please visit: https://www.keene.edu; https://www.usnh.edu/ or https://www.ci.keene.nh.us.


EEO Statement

The University System of New Hampshire is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer. The University System is committed to creating an environment that values and supports diversity and inclusiveness across our campus communities and encourages applications from qualified individuals who will help us achieve this mission. The University System prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status. Application by members of all underrepresented groups is encouraged. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the U.S.



 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Master’s degree with at least one year of experience in counseling psychology, clinical psychology, or other related fields; NH State professional licensure or license-eligible; experience providing individual, couples, and group psychotherapy; clinical supervision; outreach; programming; mental health consultation; and crisis intervention; and the ability to work effectively with diverse populations.


DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

The College has identified desirable qualifications that support our commitment to creating and maintaining a diverse campus community including the ability to speak a second language or to bring a multicultural perspective to the campus.


 
COMPENSATION

Salary is commensurate with education and experience, complemented by a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, retirement, tuition, and paid time off. This position is part of the staff association (KSCSA).


APPLICATION MATERIALS

Applicants should be prepared to upload the following documents when applying online:

• Letter of application addressing position responsibilities

• Resume

• Contact information for three references