Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Staff Psychologist or Social Worker (2 positions)

Georgetown University

Counseling and Psychiatric Service

Salary Range

Position Description
Georgetown University has two half-time (12 months/year) openings at the new center for Georgetown Universityís School of Continuing Studies located in downtown Washington, DC. (This will become one of our satellite offices.)

The work of these positions entails providing clinical services including evaluations, psychotherapy (individual and group therapy), crisis intervention services, referrals where needed, on call coverage, as well as consultation and outreach services to parents, faculty, staff, administrators, and students.

Preference will be given to candidates who can work from the late afternoon through the early evening hours.

Minimum Qualifications
Doctorate in clinical or counseling psychology; or an MSW; and DC licensure.

Desired Qualifications
Previous college mental health experience.

University Description
Georgetown University, founded in 1789, is the oldest Catholic and Jesuit university in the nation. There are 17,000+ students in the Universityís five undergraduate schools (Georgetown College, the School of Foreign Service, Nursing and Health Studies, the McDonough School of Business, and the School of Continuing Studies), and three graduate divisions (Law, Medicine, and the Graduate School). The University also offers a bachelorís degree in Foreign Service at its Education City campus in Doha, Qatar.

With its commitment to "cura personalis," or care of the whole person, the University is strongly committed to student wellness and holistic education.

Region Description
Washington, D.C., the nationís capital, is the center of governmental and political activity in the United States and an architecturally distinguished city with world class museums, readily identifiable national monuments and government buildings, and corporate and trade association headquarters. It has an excellent public transportation system.

The Georgetown business district is a bustling center of activity with substantial shopping opportunities, restaurants, clubs, and an active waterfront. The Georgetown residential area near the University retains an 18th and 19th century charm with historic homes, townhouses, and brick sidewalks. (Georgetown was a thriving Maryland tobacco port in the 1700ís. When the District of Columbia was carved out of Maryland and Virginia, Georgetown was included within the Districtís boundaries. The City of Washington, a separate village within the District, grew into and annexed Georgetown in the 1800ís.)

The School of Continuing Studies, where these positions are housed, is located in vibrant downtown DC location, central to the entire city and its offerings.

Washington, D.C., is about two hours from Atlantic coast beaches and about two hours from the mountains in Virginia and West Virginia.

Required Application Materials
Cover letter, vita, and at least three letters of reference. Please mail applications to the address listed below. Please specify the position(s) for which you are applying.

Application Deadline
Applications will be reviewed until the positions are filled.

Starting Date
August 15, 2013

Send Applications To:
Search Committee, Counseling and Psychiatric Service, 1 Darnall Hall, Georgetown University

Mailing Address
37th and O Streets, NW
Washington, DC 20057

Phone Number
202 687-6985

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