Provide short-term therapy to Morton College students presenting with mental health challenges. Provide wellness programming and outreach, focusing on the student’s needs. Provide interventions including one on one counseling, educational groups, referrals and coordination of services on campus and community support services.
Master’s degree in Social Work or Master’s degree in Counseling. Must be fully licensed as a clinical social worker (LCSW) or clinical counselor (LCPC) in the state of Illinois. Must have experience with assessments, creating and carrying out treatment plans, providing evidence based interventions and proper termination processes. A demonstrated high level of cultural competence and a desire to work with under-served and underrepresented student populations. Basic computer skills in word processing and data base management, preferably Titanium.
Must be able to demonstrate the Morton College core values of compassion, fairness, respect, responsibility, tolerance and truth.
Morton College, the second oldest community college in Illinois, was founded in 1924 to meet the educational demands in the growing communities of Berwyn, Cicero, Forest View, Lyons, McCook, Stickney and other near western suburbs which were a national hub of economic activity. As a comprehensive community college, recognized by the Illinois Community College Board, Morton College's mission is: To enhance the quality of life of our diverse community through exemplary teaching and learning opportunities, community service, and life-long learning.