Join the PSC family and connect with accomplished and diverse
colleagues who inspire and innovate students and transform lives
and futures. Along with helping our students reach their goals,
Pensacola State makes career fulfillment a reality.
The Mental Health Services Specialist provides direct mental health
care to students, including engaging in suicide risk and substance
abuse assessments. Coordinates training and educational outreach
related to mental health, substance abuse, and suicide prevention
for faculty, staff, and students. Organizes health, wellness, and
preventive initiatives on campus. Develops relationships with
community mental health providers and refers students for
off-campus treatment as necessary. Serves on EscaRosa Suicide
Prevention Coalition. Serves on the College Behavioral Intervention
Team (Pirates CARE Team). Serves as a facilitator for Suicide
Prevention Training for Gatekeepers. Reports to the Executive
Director, Institutional Equity and Student Conduct. This is a
Graduation from an accredited
institution with a master’s degree in psychology, social work,
marriage and family therapy, and documented evidence of at least
150 hours of direct client contact. Successful results of a
criminal background check are required. NOTE:
of the master’s degree is a non-negotiable condition of employment.
Successful results of the criminal background check required.
Pursuant to College policy, it is an employment eligibility
requirement for an applicant to meet the requirements of §
435.04(2), Florida Statutes, related to background investigations.
Any person failing to meet the requirements of the statute will be
deemed not qualified to hold employment in this position. A Florida
Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) approved background check will
be conducted on every successful candidate as a condition of
employment, and any person who fails to disclose any adverse
information contained in the background investigation at the time
of submitting the employment application will be disqualified from
Current licensure as a Licensed
Mental Health Counselor, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, or
Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Experience working with higher
education student population.
ANNUAL SALARY : $39,270.00
All supplemental materials must be
submitted electronically via the Workday applicant portal. If you
have any questions or difficulty uploading the supplemental
materials, contact Theresa O'Quinn at firstname.lastname@example.org
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled –
full consideration, the online application and supplemental
materials must be received via the Workday applicant portal.
The benefits package provided by the College includes major medical
insurance, life insurance and Florida retirement contributions.
Other benefits offered include participation in the wellness
program, tuition waivers, educational opportunities, and paid sick
Supplemental life, dental, vision, and disability insurance are
available at group rates.
Pensacola State College does not discriminate against any person
on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, color,
gender/sex, age, religion, marital status, pregnancy, disability,
sexual orientation, or genetic information in its educational
programs, activities or employment. For inquiries regarding Title
IX and the College’s nondiscrimination policies, contact the
Executive Director of Institutional Equity and Student Conduct at
(850) 484-1759, Pensacola State College, 1000 College Boulevard,
Pensacola, Florida 32504.