Director of Counseling and Student Health Programs - WVU Tech

West Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jul 18, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time

The Division of Student Life at WVU Tech seeks to hire a full-time, twelve (12) month, Director of Counseling and Student Health Programs (Behavioral Health Therapist). This position will report to the WVU Tech Dean of Student Life and salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:

  • Directing the administration of and performing the clinical responsibilities of a single provider mental health office.
  • Provide consultation and outreach to clients and their families, WVU Tech faculty and staff, and the university community.
  • Provide brief counseling and psychotherapy for individuals, groups, and couples with diverse presenting concerns.
  • Conduct intake evaluations, assessments, triages, consultation, and crisis intervention services.
  • Provide walk-in and after hours crisis phone consultations for the WVU Beckley campus

Work Hours: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.; with additional late hours, and occasional weekends

WVU provides competitive wages for its employees, and takes related experience and education into consideration when determining appropriate salary.

WVU offers a comprehensive benefits package, 12 paid holidays and generous paid time off, as well as many other discounts and services. Learn more about available benefits at .

Qualifications :

  • Master's degree in Counseling or Social Work
  • At least 400 hours of supervised practica in providing psychological services including adult outpatient individual counseling/therapy, group psychotherapy, and assessment.
  • At least one (1) year of internship in stated field that includes a primary rotation in counseling/therapy and counseling
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral, & written communications skills
  • Licensed in Counseling or Social Work within the state of West Virginia or be licensed-eligible within 18 months.
  • Valid driver's license
At West Virginia University, we pride ourselves on a tireless endeavor for achievement. We are home to some of the most passionate, innovative minds in the country who push their limits for the sake of progress, constantly moving the world forward. Our students, faculty and staff make this institution one of the best out there, and we are proud to stand as one voice, one university, one WVU. Find out more about your opportunities as a Mountaineer at .

West Virginia University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer, and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff, and students, and invites applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics, disability, or Veteran status.

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