Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title

Western Carolina University

Counseling & Psychological Services

Salary Range
Starting range $50,000 with Full NC State Benefits

Position Description
Western Carolina University is accepting applications for a Staff Psychologist position at Counseling and Psychological Services, which is fully accredited by IACS. Position is a 12-month full-time with benefits and competitive salary, EPA permanent position.

Responsibilities include individual, couples and group counseling, walk-in / triage services, initial assessments, supervision and training of practicum/intern graduate trainees, crisis intervention, clinical consultation, and outreach services and programs.

Minimum Qualifications
Doctorate in clinical or counseling psychology or related clinical field. Licensed, or license eligible as a psychologist in the state of North Carolina. Clinical therapy experience with young adult population.

Desired Qualifications
Preferred qualifications: APA accredited internship; experience in university counseling center services; and two years post-degree clinical experience with young adults. Prefer strong mental health generalist with interest and experience with clinical supervision. Successful candidates will demonstrate characteristics that include being self-motivated, a strong team player capable of working within a multidisciplinary group, and a demonstrated history of showing initiative, innovation and effective client-centered clinical services.

University Description
Counseling & Psychological Services (CPS) is one of thirteen departments in the Division of Student Affairs. Our IACS-accredited agency embraces a holistic-wellness model, ecological perspective and teamwork orientation to provide the foundation for effective mental health services. There are currently 8 permanent staff positions, 4-6 masters/doctoral level trainees, part-time psychiatric services provider, office manager and administrative assistant. Website: http://counselingcenter.wcu.edu

Region Description
Western Carolina University is a state university located in Cullowhee, fifty miles west of Asheville in the scenic Tuckaseigee River basin between the Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains. WCU is one of the 16 campuses in the consolidated University of North Carolina system. Enrollment is 9,600 students with 3,600 living on campus.

Required Application Materials
Apply online at: http://jobs.wcu.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=52908 Attach current resume, cover letter, and at least three professional references with complete contact information. Proper documentation of identity and employability are required at the time of employment.

Application Deadline
Accepting applications until position is filled.

Starting Date
As soon as possible-- early Spring 2013 desired.

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Mailing Address

Cullowhee, NC 28725

Phone Number

Web Address

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