About Cal State East Bay
Cal State East Bay's beautiful main campus is located in the
Hayward hills with panoramic views of the San Francisco Bay
shoreline. Situated above the city of Hayward, the campus offers an
ideal setting for teaching and learning and yet easy access to the
many cities along the bay. The University has a satellite campus in
Concord, a professional development center in Oakland and a
significant presence online. Founded in 1957, Cal State East Bay is
one of 23 universities of the California State University system
(CSU). With an enrollment over 15,800 students, Cal State East Bay
is recognized as a regionally engaged and globally oriented
university with a strong commitment to academic innovation, student
success, engaged and service learning, diversity, and
About the Position
Working under the supervision of the Director of Counseling, the
Counselor Faculty in Student Equity and Success provides intake
assessment, crisis intervention, and short-term individual, and
couples, and group counseling to students who participate in SEAS
programs. The Counselor works collaboratively with the Student
Health and Counseling team, the SEAS team, and campus and community
partners in a multidisciplinary approach to help students achieve
and maintain optimum wellness.
The counselor designs and implements outreach programs and
interventions and serves as a liaison to the SEAS programs. The
counselor contributes to the overall training of campus staff
through workshops and mentorship, and may also provide individual
and group supervision to pre-licensed MFT, MSW, and PCC
This is a temporary, part-time (0.80 time-base) position through
June 30, 2022, with the possibility of reappointment.
Counselor Faculty provide clinical services including intake
assessment, crisis intervention, short-term individual, group, and
couples therapy, and some case management. The Counselor in SEAS
also provides outreach programs about mental health, training and
consultation for SEAS staff, and debriefing and assistance during
University crises as needed.
- Strong clinical skills.
- Strong interpersonal skills.
- Ability to provide time-limited individual counseling, couples
counseling, group counseling and crisis intervention.
- Ability to provide debriefing and assistance during
- Ability to make presentations to large and small groups on
campus, and design outreach programs for Housing residents.
- Flexibility to work after hours or on weekends for occasional
outreach programs or crisis intervention.
- Demonstrated ability to connect and communicate effectively
with diverse student, faculty, and staff community.
Preferred Skills and Knowledge
- Possession of an appropriate terminal degree, e.g., a master's
or doctorate in behavioral sciences, counseling, psychology or a
specific related academic field.
- Licensed by California Board of Behavioral Sciences as LMFT,
LCSW, LPCC, or Clinical Psychologist. Committee will consider
license-eligible candidates who are in the process of completing
their exams, but candidate must possess valid California license at
time of hire.
Condition(s) of Employment
- Experience on multidisciplinary team of mental health
professionals and primary care clinicians within an integrated
- Experience working in higher education, particularly first
generation students of color or affinity programs similar to SEAS,
- Experience facilitating both psychoeducational and
interpersonal process groups.
- Experience treating a wide variety of issues, including
substance abuse, relationship issues, depression, anxiety, sexual
assault, autism spectrum disorders, anger management, sexual
disorders, eating disorders, and/or domestic violence.
- Proficient in electronic scheduling and records
- Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication
Satisfactory completion of a background check that may include, but
is not limited to: criminal records check, verification of academic
credentials, licenses, certificates, credit history, professional
references and/or verification of work history is required for
employment. Cal State East Bay will issue a conditional offer of
employment to the selected candidate, which may be rescinded if the
background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is
discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified
information. Unsatisfactory results may also affect the continued
employment of current Cal State East Bay employees who were
conditionally offered the position.
All background checks are conducted through the university's third
party vendor, Accurate Background.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Cal State East Bay does not
discriminate on the basis of any protected categories: age,
ancestry, citizenship, color, disability, gender, immigration
status, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual
orientation, or veteran's status. The University is committed to
the principles of diversity in employment and to creating a
stimulating learning environment for its diverse student
All California State University campuses, including Cal State East
Bay, are smoke and tobacco-free. For more information, please visit
our website at http://www.csueastbay.edu/smokeandtobaccofree/
In compliance with state and federal crime awareness and campus
security legislation, including The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of
Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act, the Cal State East
Bay Annual Campus Security Report is available at: http://www.csueastbay.edu/upd/safety-and-security-reports.html
Cal State East Bay is not a sponsoring agency for Staff or
The incumbent in this position may be considered a mandated
reporter under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act
and will be required to comply with requirements set forth in the
CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
CSU Vaccination Policy
CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus
facilities to be immunized against COVID-19 or declare a medical or
religious exemption from doing so. Any candidates advanced in a
currently open search process should be prepared to comply with
this requirement. The systemwide policy can be found at https://calstate.policystat.com/policy/9779821/latest/
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