Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Counselor/Psychologist

University
Valdosta State University

Department
The Counseling Center

Salary Range
Competitive with excellent benefits

Position Description
Because of staff retirement, we have a full-time clinical position reporting to the Director of The Counseling Center. Responsibilities include individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, outreach programming, training, supervision, research and assessment, consultation, testing, and other duties as assigned. The Counseling Center is fully accredited by The International Association of Counseling Services, (IACS).

Minimum Qualifications
Master’s degree in Psychology, Counseling or related fields is required. Candidate must be licensed or license-eligible in Georgia within one year. Experience in providing direct client services with a variety of populations in a fast-paced, stimulating environment is a must.

Desired Qualifications
Doctorate in Psychology, Counseling or related fields is preferred. Applicants with prior work experience in a college or university counseling center with a diverse student population are preferred. Professional authorization to endorse Certificate Authorizing Involuntary Hospitalization (in Georgia, Form 1013) is preferred.

University Description
Valdosta State University is a public regional institution with approximately 13,000 students located in south central Georgia. Degrees are offered in Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral programs.

Region Description
The University is located in Valdosta, a city of approximately 55,000. It can easily be reached from three exits off I-75 and is convenient to shopping areas, a variety of restaurants and other attractions. The Valdosta area is served by the Valdosta Municipal Airport and by the airports in Tallahassee and Jacksonville, Florida. The two campuses, located less than a mile apart, include more than 168 acres of land.

Required Application Materials
Aletter of application, resume’, and names, addresses, and phone numbers of (3) professional references are to be submitted on line. Notice: Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful applicant’s execution of consent to criminal history release form and upon consideration of one’s criminal history. A pre-employment credit report may be requested in connection with this position. Valdosta State is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. M/F

Application Deadline
November 16, 2012

Starting Date
December 1, 2012 but no later than February 1, 2013

Send Applications To:
The official position posting and electronic application can be found at the following link: https://valdosta.peopleadmin.com/postings.

Mailing Address

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Phone Number
(229) 333-5940

Email Address
jgrotgen@valdosta.edu

Web Address
http://www. valdosta.edu/counseling

This listing expires on:
1/15/2013


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