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Interim Staff Counselor (Temporary Appointment)
Commensurate with experience
The Curry College Counseling Center seeks a full-time temporary counselor to provide culturally sensitive individual, group, and couples counseling over a broad range of clinical issues and diagnoses, including: psychological, social, or other difficulties that interfere with students’ academic success; crisis intervention management, including after hours on-call coverage for the student population; short-term psychotherapy; risk assessment and mental status evaluation. Length of this appointment to be determined.
This position will also assist in providing training and supervision to practicum level Psychology interns and provide consultation and outreach activities to the college community. Responsibilities include participating in Student Affairs activities pertinent to student and employee well-being, including committees and/or participating in initiatives as requested by the Director of the Counseling Center.
A doctorate in Psychology with Massachusetts state licensure as a Health Service Provider (HSP) or Master’s level clinician with Massachusetts state licensure as LICSW or LMHC is required, as is counseling/clinical experience with a college or university population and experience working with students who are “high risk” (e.g., suicide, eating disorders, substance abuse, PTSD).
Preferred qualifications include: Experience providing service to diverse student populations (e.g., students of color, students with learning disabilities, GLBTQ students, international students and veterans) and clinical supervision and training to graduate students; a minimum of three years of full-time clinically relevant professional experience.
Founded in 1879, Curry College is a private, four-year, liberal arts-based institution located on a wooded 135-acre campus in Milton, MA just seven miles from downtown Boston. Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), Curry College offers 20 undergraduate majors, as well as four graduate programs. Additional special programs include the PAL program, which provides students with support for specific learning disabilities and/or ADHD.
Curry College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in every aspect of its operations. The College values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from a variety of backgrounds.
Required Application Materials
Letter of Interest, CV, three professional references
August 19, 2013
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