Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Psychologist

University
Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

Department
Counseling Center

Salary Range
$60,000

Position Description
The Psychologist reports directly to the Director of the Counseling Center and the successful candidate will be responsible for the delivery of direct clinical services to RUSVM students which include individual, group and relationship counseling, and crisis intervention. The Staff Psychologist is also responsible for the development and delivery of outreach/programming activities, under the supervision of the Director.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

• Provide individual, relationship and group counseling services to RUSVM students (65% of time).
• Develop and deliver outreach programming activities on campus:
o Stress management
o Mindfulness
o Study skills
o Acculturation
o Suicide prevention
• Provide clinical oversight of Counseling Center in the absence of the Director
• Provide secondary clinical supervision to postdoctoral fellows through group supervision
• Assist in annual recruitment of postdoctoral fellows and in their orientation to campus
• Provide consultation/training to faculty and staff, as directed
• Engage in active case management, as needed
• Develop psychoeducational materials
• Assume responsibility for development and management of Counseling Center technology:
o Website
o Portal development
o Titanium
o Telepsychiatry
• Adhere to the ethical and legal standards of professional practice and behavior relevant to field of training and licensure
• Develop and maintain cooperative relationships with colleagues and campus community
• Other duties as assigned by the Director

Qualified applicants apply by submitting curriculum vitae (CV) and letter of intent describing the vision of their contribution online www.rossu.edu/careers File review will begin upon receipt of the completed applications, and continue until the position is filled.

We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V and provide extensive benefits and relocation assistance. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.



Minimum Qualifications
Qualifications
• Doctorate in clinical or counseling psychology.
• U.S.licensure within 6 months of employment.
• Previous experience in a university counseling center is preferred.
• Strong clinical skills.
• Multicultural competence and interest/expertise in outreach and preventative programming required.



Desired Qualifications


University Description
Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM) offers a unique program of training on the island of St. Kitts in the Caribbean. A cutting-edge curriculum, with innovative use of technologies and simulations, provides the best possible training for tomorrow’s veterinarians. Students benefit from seven semesters of integrated preclinical and clinical studies at our St Kitts campus, and one year of clinical training at our affiliate veterinary teaching hospitals in the United States and Canada.

Our ongoing research focuses on key issues strategically relevant to One Health in tropical and developing countries and includes zoonotic diseases, food safety and security, environmental health, and conservation medicine. We are currently developing active postgraduate programs in these areas. We prioritize recruitment of talented faculty and are now seeking a key new member of our team to join us as we develop new programs to best prepare our graduates to face the global opportunities and challenges of veterinary medicine in the 21st century.



Region Description


Required Application Materials
Qualified applicants apply by submitting curriculum vitae (CV) and letter of intent describing the vision of their contribution online www.rossu.edu/careers File review will begin upon receipt of the completed applications, and continue until the position is filled. We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V and provide extensive benefits and relocation assistance. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Application Deadline

Starting Date

Send Applications To:

Mailing Address

, St. kitts 

Phone Number

Email Address
jcamp@rossvet.edu.kn

Web Address
http://

This listing expires on:
3/3/2014


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