Training Director / Mental Health Counselor

Keene State College,

The Wellness Center at Keene State College
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Fri, Jul 21st, '23



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Last Updated:

Fri, Jul 21st, '23


Training Director / Mental Health Counselor


Long Classification Title

Mental Health Clinician


Campus Location




KSC Wellness Center


Summary of Position

The Wellness Center at Keene State College is seeking applications for a Training Director/Mental Health Counselor to provide: development, maintenance, supervision, and promotion of the Wellness Center practicum training program/experiences for graduate-level trainees. This is a full-time, benefited position that requires compliance with all ethical and legal standards related to mental health and graduate preparation programs.

Reporting to the Assistant Director of Clinical Operations, the Training Director/Mental Health Counselor also provides mental health services to enrolled students. Primary responsibilities are providing individual, couples, and group psychotherapy, performing initial evaluations, and providing crisis interventions. Additional responsibilities include providing consultation services to staff, faculty, and administrators; providing clinical supervison to trainees, participating in outreach, and other duties as assigned.

The Wellness Center is a very dynamic, creative, fun, and rewarding work environment. While the centerpiece of our work is providing direct care to students, there is plenty of opportunity to engage with colleagues within the Wellness Center and the broader campus community. We work to promote a wellness orientation throughout the institution and to provide coordinated services to our students. Counseling staff provide training and supervision to graduate practicum students and actively collaborate with our medical providers including a psychiatric nurse practitioner. Our strengths include a supportive collegial environment that helps team members identify and build on their specific clinical strengths, a growing group program, the delivery of a range of mental and physical well-being programs in collaboration with campus partners, and a strong dedication to student well-being. To learn more about the Wellness Center, visit:


Acceptable minimum level of education



Acceptable minimum years of experience

3 years


Additional Job Information

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

Application deadline: Applications received by July 24 will be provided priority review.  Applications will continue until the position is filled or otherwise closed at the College’s discretion.


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Salary Information

Salary is commensurate with experience, complemented by a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, retirement, tuition, and paid time off.


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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, genetic information, veteran status, or marital status.

Institution Information

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. 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:, or



Research, develop, coordinate, implement, and evaluate graduate-level practicum programs in The Wellness Center in keeping with training best-practices, including:


Provide clinical services, including:


Attend staff and professional development meetings