Generalist Counselor/Psychologist/Clinical Social Worker (0.83 FTE)

University of St. Thomas,

Center for Well-Being
Last Posted:

Fri, Apr 30th, '21

Deadline:

The position is open until Filled

Start Date:

Anticipated start date is August 2021.

Last Updated:

Fri, Apr 30th, '21

 
POSITION DESCRIPTION
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  • Full Time

The University of St. Thomas invites qualified candidates to apply for a Generalist Counselor/Psychologist/Clinical Social Worker opportunity in the Center for Well-Being. This role has a 0.83 full-time equivalency (FTE). 

 

The University of St. Thomas embraces diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity for all. Our convictions of dignity, diversity and personal attention call us to embody and champion a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment.  We welcome applicants of diverse races, ethnicities, geographic origins, gender identities, ages, socioeconomic backgrounds, sexual orientations, religions, work experience, physical and intellectual abilities, and financial means. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. This commitment is consistent with our mission to inspire our students, using the Catholic intellectual tradition, to think critically, work skillfully, and act wisely – all for the common good.  A successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission.


JOB SUMMARY

This 10-month position provides counseling and psychological services to the University of St. Thomas community. These services include psychological assessment, individual and group therapy, crisis intervention, basic substance use assessment, psychological/mental health consultation and mental health-related outreach programming to university community (students, faculty, staff, parents). This position may also provide clinical supervision and training to CWB/CAPS doctoral interns, graduate social work and counseling practicum students depending upon licensure, experience, and needs of the center. Works cooperatively and collaboratively with Center for Well-Being partner areas to provide integrated care to UST students and community. Maintain records and case notes in keeping with legal, ethical, and professional standards of care. Some evening and/or weekend hours required depending upon the needs of the department, division, or university.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Provide psychological triage, individual and group psychotherapy, psychological intake, psychological assessment, basic substance use assessment, and crisis intervention services to undergraduate and graduate students

    • Work collaboratively with Center for Well-Being partner areas to provide integrated education, prevention, and intervention services to UST students

    • Maintain records and case notes in keeping with legal, ethical, and professional standards of care

    • Perform administrative tasks as assigned, including participation in staff meetings and case consultation, writing reports, collecting, and analyzing client data

  • Develop and provide outreach and consultation services to campus community including students, faculty, and staff

    • Serve as CWB/CAPS liaison to one or more residence halls

      Provide consultation to faculty, staff, and students to address student high risk behaviors and student/community holistic health concerns

    • Serve on university, division, and department committees, workgroups, and task forces as needed

       

  • Provide clinical supervision and training to doctoral interns, advanced graduate practicum students, and Master’s-level practicum students depending upon licensure and experience

  • Maintain involvement in appropriate professional organizations

    • Maintain Minnesota licensure by completing the requisite continuing education

ABOUT UNIVERSITY OF ST. THOMAS

The University of St. Thomas is a comprehensive university that prepares students for the complexities of the contemporary world.

As Minnesota’s largest private university, with approx. 10,000 students from 50 states and 63 countries, St. Thomas has metropolitan campuses in St. Paul, Minneapolis and Rome. 

Rooted in the Catholic intellectual tradition, students are taught to think critically, act wisely and work skillfully to advance the common good. Students contribute nearly 45,000 hours to nonprofits, and more than half of undergraduate students study abroad, expanding their perspectives inside and outside the classroom.

 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  • Completed master’s or doctoral degree in psychology, social work, counseling, or closely related field
  • Three years of professional counseling experience to include assessment, individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, outreach development and consultation services
  • Must be licensed or license-eligible to practice independently in the state of Minnesota as LP, LICSW, LPC, LPCC, LMFT
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • One to three years of experience providing clinical supervision to doctoral interns and practicum students, and/or master’s level social work and psychology graduate students, and one year of experience working in a college counseling center or university/college integrated health center
  • Ability to accurately assess mental health, including suicidality and dangerousness
  • Ability to react effectively in crisis situations and adapt with flexibility to changes in workload
 
COMPENSATION

JOIN OUR COMMUNITY

The University of St. Thomas offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits program, which includes:

  • Up to 100% tuition remission for employees, spouses, and dependents upon eligibility
  • A generous Employer retirement contribution of 9.4% of annual salary upon eligibility
  • Medical, dental, and vision options
  • Employer-paid disability, life, and AD&D benefits
APPLICATION MATERIALS

On the University of St. Thomas Jobs page, follow the instructions to complete an online application which includes uploading a resume and answering two job specific questions (in lieu of a cover letter).

 

In light of its commitment to create and maintain a safe learning and working environment, employment with the University of St. Thomas requires consent and successful completion of a background screening.


The University of St. Thomas, Minnesota Human Resources Department advertises the official job listing on its website at www.stthomas.edu/jobs.

 

The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer