Mental Health Counselor
Mental Health Counselor
Job no: 495758
Position type: Full time
Division/Equivalent: Enrollment Management & Student Affairs
School/Unit: Hazen Center for Integrated Care
Department/Office: Counseling Center
Categories: Management & Professional
Located in Western New York, State University of New York College at Brockport is a nationally recognized and accredited public institution with competitive state health insurance and retirement plan options. SUNY Brockport also includes Brockport Downtown and sponsors the Rochester Educational Opportunity Center (REOC), both located in Rochester, NY. We are an inclusive employee-oriented university. Be yourself and start your career here. Help us build a better Brockport! Job Summary: The Mental Health Counselor is responsible for providing a wide range of direct mental health services to all enrolled students including:
- Assesses each student who presents for services.
- Collaborates with the student to determine the best course of
treatment and arranges appropriate follow-up which may include:
treating the student via individual and/or group counseling at the
Counseling Center, referring the student to another office on
campus, or referring the student to a local behavioral health
agency or other appropriate community resource.
- Provides consultation and training to various campus
constituencies; engage with campus partners as a liaison to, and
collaborate with, student services and educational departments; and
is actively involved in helping manage crisis situations.
- Master's degree in Counseling, Social Work or closely related
field by time of appointment from a college or university
accredited by the US Department of Education or an internationally
recognized college or university.
- NYS licensed or eligible for NYS licensure or eligible for a
limited permit to practice mental health counseling.
- Demonstrated ability to work in a diverse environment with a
variety of constituents.
- Effective written and verbal communication skills.
- Experience working on a college campus with diverse
- Experience working in a mental health setting.
- Previous involvement with grant funded projects (i.e. assisted
with writing and/or implementing grants).
- Demonstrated experience facilitating psycho-educational
workshops and/or trainings.
Work Schedule: Salary, Benefits, and Appointment: $43,000 May be benefits eligible; more information at Careers@Brockport. This is a fulltime 10 month position. This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship. Application Instructions: Visit jobs.brockport.edu to complete an application including your letter of application that addresses required and preferred qualifications, resume/CV, and contact information for three professional references. Application materials will be reviewed as positions become available and applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. New York State Executive Order: Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Diversity Statement: We are part of an academic community committed to fostering integrity, civility, and justice. We affirm that the dignity of our Brockport community is protected when free speech, academic freedom and individual rights are expressed within a climate of civility and mutual respect. Striving to learn from each other, we value human diversity because it enriches our lives and it is fundamental to the College's commitment to teaching, learning, scholarship and service leading to student success. SUNY Brockport is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. The College actively seeks applications from women, veterans, individuals with a disability, members of underrepresented groups or anyone that would enrich the diversity of the College.
To apply, visit https://jobs.hr.brockport.edu/cw/en-us/job/495758/mental-health-counselor