Associate Director - Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Location
Utah, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
May 07, 2021
Employment Level
Administrative
Employment Type
Full Time


Associate Director - Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Position Category: Staff - Full-Time

Summary:
The Associate Director assists the program and clinical directors in all aspects of the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program at the graduate level, especially related to clinical placements.
Advises and mentors prospective and current graduate students related to their academic coursework and clinical experience. seeks clinical placements, fosters and expands community relationships. Assists with organizing, planning, and implementing program events and accreditation processes. Assists with student professionalism and evaluation processes. Maintains current student clinical experience statistics and accreditation data. Maintains strong working relationships with community partners which includes placing and supervising students in clinical placements. Manages the budget, including knowledge of purchasing procedures and policies as well as reconciliation.

UVU offers an excellent benefits package which includes a generous leave policy, 12 paid holidays, affordable medical and dental insurance options, life and AD&D insurance, tuition waiver (undergraduate resident) for employee and dependents and substantial employer contribution to a retirement plan.


Required Qualifications:
Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s degree in a related field plus a minimum of two years experience OR any combination of education and experience related to the summary of Duties totaling six years.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of all aspects of clinical Mental Health counseling at the graduate level.
  • Knowledge of budget management.
  • Skills in maintaining current student program/clinical accreditation and student experience statistics, administering and reviewing field evaluations within a computerized system.
  • Superior organization and computer skills including the use of google drive/docs/sheets an Qualtrics.
  • Ability to advise and mentor prospective and current graduate students related to the program, clinical placements, and academic courses.
  • Ability to seek field placements, foster, and expand community relationships.
  • Ability to advertise the program to prospective students and recruit qualified applicants.
  • Ability to assist with organizing, planning, and hosting program events.
  • Ability to maintain strong working relationships with community partners which will include placing and supervising students in practicum/internship placements.


Preferred Qualifications:


Physical Requirements:
Frequent standing, sitting, and walking; continuous ability to see, hear, and speak; able to lift up to 10 pounds; frequent fine hand manipulation associated with the use of a computer.


Benefits Summary:
UVU offers an excellent benefits package which includes a generous leave policy, 12 paid holidays, affordable medical and dental insurance options, life and AD&D insurance, tuition waiver (undergraduate resident) for employee and dependents and substantial employer contribution to a retirement plan.


FLSA: Exempt

Pay Range: $43,400 - $54,250

Advertisement Number: STA21321
Open Date: 05/06/2021
Review Start Date: 05/12/2021
Close Date: 5/15/2021
Open Until Filled: No

Special Instructions to Applicant:

To apply, visit: https://www.uvu.jobs/postings/22384

Employment decisions are made on the basis of an applicant’s qualifications and ability to perform the job without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (40 and over), disability, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, or pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or other bases protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


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