Counselor/Social Worker

University of North Carolina Greensboro,

Student Health Services Counseling Center
Last Posted:

Wed, Feb 10th, '21

Deadline:

Open until filled

Start Date:

As soon as possible and negotiable

Last Updated:

Wed, Feb 10th, '21

 
POSITION DESCRIPTION
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  • Full Time

Group counseling and/or workshops to address students’ mental and emotional health needs. Short term individual counseling and/or psychotherapy in the areas of personal and educational difficulties, social conflicts, significant adjustment problems, and mental and emotional disorders, including initial assessments and crisis intervention. Diagnose and treat mental and emotional disorders. Appropriate clinical collaboration, consultation and documentation. Clinical Consultation and Outreach Programs that address developmental issues of students, as well as mental and emotional needs of students. Training of practicum/intern graduate students.

The department is recruiting to fill three (3) positions.

ABOUT UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA GREENSBORO


UNC Greensboro, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is 1 of only 57 doctoral institutions recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for both higher research activity and community engagement. Founded in 1891 and one of the original three UNC System institutions, UNC Greensboro is one of the most diverse universities in the state with 20,000+ students, and 3,000+ faculty and staff members representing 90+ nationalities. With 17 Division I athletic teams85 undergraduate degrees in over 125 areas of study, as well as 74 master’s and 32 doctoral programsUNC Greensboro is consistently recognized nationally among the top universities for academic excellence and value, with noted strengths in health and wellnessvisual and performing arts, nursing, education, and more. For additional information, please visit uncg.edu and follow UNCG on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.

 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

• Completion of appropriate course work and supervised training as required by a graduate counseling or clinical social work curriculum.
• An earned Master of Social Work or Master of Counseling degree.
• A license is required to allow the practice of Counseling (Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor) or Social Work (Licensed Clinical Social Worker).
• Demonstrated proficiency in and a commitment to multicultural competence and experience working with individuals from culturally diverse populations, as well as underrepresented and/or underserved populations.
• Demonstrated understanding and clinical application of the intersectionality of identity and mental health.
• Demonstrated proficiency with the DSM-5.
• Ability to work effectively with young adults.
• Strong interpersonal skills.
• Demonstrated proficiency in delivering mental health interventions via individual and group/workshop modalities.
• Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and effectively with colleagues and team members.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Counseling experience in a college counseling center.
• Experience/Expertise in working with communities of color, marginalized communities, and/or issues of intersectionality, power, privilege and oppression.
• Ability to engage therapeutically in Spanish and English.

 
COMPENSATION


Commensurate with Experience

APPLICATION MATERIALS
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References