The staff counselor provides short-term counseling, crisis
intervention, and mental health outreach services to enhance the
psychological and emotional welfare of students and the College
Offer is contingent upon successful completion of a
criminal background check.
Provides psychological counseling and crisis intervention for
Maintains case notes and other documentation according to best
practices and counseling services policies.
Works collaboratively with others, including multidisciplinary
mental health and College medical staff, deans and student life
Demonstrates experience and expertise in multi-cultural counseling,
working with students of color, supporting undocumented students
and/or LGBTQ students in individual, group counseling and outreach
Receives clinical and administrative support from the Executive
Collaborates with Counseling Services of Addison County as
necessary for continuity of care.
Attends consultation meetings with other departments as
Trains and supports residential life staff, faculty and others as
Reviews and recommends appropriate assessment instruments and other
clinical interventions and mental health programs for
Performs related responsibilities as necessary to properly assess
and counsel students.
Must handle confidential information appropriately.
Maintains highest ethical standards according to Vermont statutes
and standards in the mental health professions.
Maintains appropriate state licensing and/or certifications to
practice in Vermont, or demonstrates progress towards
Performs other related duties as assigned.
M.A., M.S., M.S.W., Ed,D, or Ph.D.in clinical field. Formal
training in clinical assessment and counseling. Demonstrated skills
and experience in multi-cultural counseling.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Must maintain and update knowledge of current assessment and
counseling techniques and professional license and/or
2 - 5 years of clinical experience required, including practicum
and internship work.
Current, active Vermont license in clinical field, or equivalent
transferable license in another state, or demonstrated progress
towards licensure. Equivalent educational or professional
experience will also be considered.
Offers of employment are contingent on completion of a background
check. Information on our background check policy can be found
To apply, visit https://middlebury.peopleadmin.com/postings/24193
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historically underrepresented communities. Middlebury also invites
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