Location: Worcester, MA Category: Staff and Administrators Posted On: Thu Jun 10 2021 Job Description:
Reporting to the Associate Dean and Director of the Clark University Center for Counseling and Personal Growth (CPG), the Part-Time Counselor provides direct clinical mental health counseling services to enrolled students in both undergraduate and graduate schools, including: individual and group counseling; outreach programming; case management; crisis intervention; and collaboration/consultation with faculty and staff.
Provide individual and group counseling to the general student population
Provide outreach programming to the university community focused on topics related to mental health and emotional wellness
Provide consultation services regarding mental health issues and students of concern to faculty/staff, students, and family/friends
Maintain accurate records in a timely and ethical manner
Provide case management services when needed
Candidates must have a master's or doctoral degree in psychology or social work, preferably with past training experience at a college counseling center.
Must have independent licensure (LICSW, LMHC, or PsyD/PhD) within the state of Massachusetts (or is license eligible within a year).
This is a Part-time position with excellent benefits, which include, vacation, generous retirement plan (1000 hours or more), free use of campus fitness center.
Clark University currently requires all employees and students to be vaccinated against COVID-19 no later than July 15. Exemptions will be made for medical or disability reasons or religious beliefs, and could be made, at the sole discretion of the University, for other well-documented reasons.
Clark University embraces equal opportunity and affirmative action as core values: we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. This commitment applies to every aspect of education, services, and employment policies and practices at Clark. Our commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. All positions at Clark share in the responsibility for building a community that values diversity and the uniqueness of others by exhibiting integrity and respect in interacting with all members of the Clark community to create an atmosphere of fairness and belonging. We strongly encourage members from historically underrepresented communities, inclusive of all women, to apply.
Founded in 1887, Clark University is a liberal arts-based research university committed toscholarship and inquiry that addresses social and human imperatives on a global basis. It is the place where Robert Goddard invented the modern rocket, where Sigmund Freud delivered his only lectures in the United States, and where current students stake their claim to the Clark motto, “Challenge Convention, Change Our World,” which is the rallying cry that inspires our community every day. Located in Worcester, Massachusetts, Clark University educates its undergraduate and graduate students to be imaginative and contributing citizens of the world, and to advance the frontiers of knowledge and understanding through rigorous scholarship and creative effort. The University’s engages students in such areas as biology, chemistry, economics, geography, psychology, urban education, management, environmental science and policy, Holocaust and genocide studies, and international development and social change. Clark University’s pioneering model of higher education, LEEP (Liberation Education and Effective Practice) compels undergraduate students to thrive in authentic world and workplace settings, and prepares them for lives and careers of consequence.