Staff Counselor

Employer
Virginia Tech
Location
Virginia, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Closing date
Sep 25, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Counsellor Education, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Psychology, Administrative, Student Affairs, Counseling, Disabled Student Services, Other Student Affairs
Employment Level
Administrative
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Details



Job Description

The Cook Counseling Center provides mental health services to the student community of Virginia Tech. The Staff Counselor works with a multidisciplinary staff of psychologists, counselors, psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, psychology interns and practicum students to deliver services that maintain the highest standards of professional and ethical care. The Staff Counselor has responsibility for the following: Provide direct clinical services to students through triage, intake, and counseling appointments. Provide on-call emergency coverage as assigned. Participate actively in staff, committee, and professional development activities. For additional information about Cook Counseling Center, please see our website at www.ucc.vt.edu.

Required Qualifications

• Master’s Degree in counseling, psychology, social work, or family therapy with two years of experience OR PhD or PsyD in Clinical or Counseling Psychology with APA approved internship
• Licensed as a professional counselor or license eligible in the Commonwealth of Virginia
• Interest and experience in providing clinical services to a multicultural population

Preferred Qualifications

• Counseling center experience
• Desire to work with a student body that is diverse in respect to socioeconomic status, race, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, ability status and other dimensions

Appointment Type

Regular

Salary Information

$55,000 - $60,000 (Commensurate with experience)

Review Date

August 27, 2021

Additional Information

About Student Affairs:



Student Affairs’ Aspirations for Student Learning serve as a framework for our roles as educators as we work alongside students to encapsulate their learning into a strengths-based discovery of their talent so they may: commit to unwavering curiosity ; pursue self-understanding and integrity ; practice civility ; prepare for a life of courageous leadership ; and ultimately , embrace Ut Prosim as a way of life . We operationalize these aspirations through ExperienceVT whereby we work alongside undergraduate, graduate and professional students to create a customized plan for their experience designed to accomplish their individual goals. We measure our success by the success of our students. To that end, we will do whatever it takes to support the individual well-being and success of every student at Virginia Tech



The successful Candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check

About Virginia Tech

Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicated to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight undergraduate colleges , a school of medicine , a veterinary medicine college, Graduate School , and Honors College . The university has a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campus in Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices and research centers . A leading global research institution, Virginia Tech conducts more than $500 million in research annually.

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status, or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants, or on any other basis protected by law.

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please contact Laura Miller at miller2@vt.edu during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to the event.

Advertised: July 22, 2021
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