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Position Title
Coordinator of Substance Abuse Services

Marietta College

Dr. J. Michael Harding Center for Health and Wellness

Salary Range
Competitive with excellent benefits

Position Description
The Coordinator of Substance Abuse Services provides a wide range of clinical services to students, with a special emphasis on treating substance abuse related conditions, consultation to faculty and staff. This individual will provide individual and group psychological counseling, along with crisis intervention and referral services to college students in order to seek resolution to personal, emotional, vocational or social problems, with emphasis on substance use and abuse. The coordinator should possess broad “generalist” clinical skills, a working knowledge of eating disorders, sexual orientation, gender and multicultural issues. Preferred: experience working with sexual assault, relationship violence and sexual harassment.

Minimum Qualifications
- Must demonstrate specialized training in substance abuse, and have completed an advanced graduate degree in social work, counseling, or related field and achieved.
- Candidate must be licensed or license-eligible in Ohio within one year.
- Eligible for state certification in chemical dependency counseling.
- Must have strong administrative, organizational, interpersonal and communication skills; ability to work collaboratively with colleagues; a commitment to a team atmosphere; and proficiency in client/direct service provision, especially to a diverse student population.

Desired Qualifications
- One to three years related experience, preferably in a college counseling center setting, and a solid foundation in student development theory are highly desirable.
- Provide individual and group psychological counseling, along with crisis intervention and referral services to College students with emphasis on sexual assault, relationship violence and sexual harassment.
- Provide case management and advocate to survivors of sexual assault, relationship violence and sexual harassment through the investigative and legal process.
- Other Pertinent Data: Working knowledge of electronic medical records and scheduling software and other computer software preferred.

University Description
Marietta College is an independent, selective, coeducational, residential, liberal arts college of 1,600 graduate and undergraduate students located in the historic river city of Marietta, Ohio. The College traces its roots to 1797, was formally chartered in 1835, and was awarded a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa in 1860, only the 16th institution in the nation then so honored. Today, Marietta College is recognized annually by the U.S. News and World Report as one of the top regional liberal arts colleges in the Midwest.

Region Description
The city of Marietta is located in southeastern Ohio and the metro area consists of about 150,000 residents. Marietta is conveniently located about two hours from Columbus and Pittsburgh. The community is regularly cited for its high quality of life and reasonable cost of living.

Required Application Materials
A letter of application, resume, and names, addresses, and phone numbers of (3) professional references are to be submitted. 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. Marietta College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Application Deadline
November 30, 2012

Starting Date
December 14, 2012 but no later than February 1, 2013

Send Applications To:
Dr. Eric Limegrover

Mailing Address
Marietta, OH 45750

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