Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Counselor

University
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Department
University Counseling Center

Salary Range
• Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Competitive benefits package.

Position Description
The University Counseling Center at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is seeking an experienced Counselor with generalist skills to provide brief therapy, assessment, academic skills counseling, consultation, crisis intervention, outreach programming, and supervision of counseling trainees. Providing counseling to students with academic concerns will be a primary focus of this position. Our Counseling Center offers a collaborative working environment and a staff with diverse interests and areas of expertise. We are dedicated to providing services which promote student personal and academic development and success.

Minimum Qualifications
• Master’s degree in counseling or psychology field.
• Licensure or license eligible as a counselor in the state of Texas.
• Minimum of two years of full-time (post-masters degree) professional counseling experience with adults in an outpatient setting.
• Effective therapist with generalist clinical skills and demonstrated experience assessing and intervening with a range of clinical issues.
• Demonstrated competency in providing short-term counseling, crisis intervention, educational programming and clinical supervision.
• Strong interpersonal skills including strong oral, written and listening communication skills.
• Ability to relate effectively to students, faculty, staff, and administrators.
• Multicultural awareness and competency.
• Knowledge of professional and ethical guidelines.
• Competent in use of DSM-IV.

Desired Qualifications
• Three (3) or more years of full-time professional counseling experience with adults in an outpatient setting.
• Current licensure as a counselor in the state of Texas.
• Experience providing counseling services as a professional staff member in a university counseling center.
• Experience in assessment and intervention of individuals with serious mental health concerns.
• Demonstrated experience in creating and delivering dynamic educational/outreach programs.
• Experience providing academic skills counseling services in a university setting.
• Knowledge and experience with computer technology, social media, and web based technology.
• Knowledge and experience with Electronic Medical Records systems
• Experience providing clinical supervision to master’s level counseling trainees.

University Description
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is a rapidly growing institution with approximately 10,000 students. It is designated as a Hispanic-Serving Institution and offers undergraduate and graduate programs across five colleges. For more information about the University or the Counseling Center, please visit http://www.tamucc.edu.

Region Description
The beautiful sub-tropical campus is located on a 240 acre island just minutes from downtown Corpus Christi. The South Texas Gulf coast is a hidden treasure with warm water, beaches, and an affordable cost of living.

Required Application Materials
Visit https://islanderjobs.tamucc.edu to complete an on-line application. Application requires a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a list of three references familiar with your clinical work.

Application Deadline
February 20, 2013.

Starting Date
Start date is flexible but would prefer no later than May 1, 2013.

Send Applications To:

Mailing Address

Corpus Christi, TX 

Phone Number

Web Address

This listing expires on:
3/1/2013


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