Employment Opportunity Detail
Assistant Director for Counseling and Disability Services
The Department of Student Life invites applications for a full-time, 10-month contracted appointment as Assistant Director in the Office of Counseling and Disability Services. The starting date for this position will be August 1, 2022 and will renew annually. The Assistant Director will join three other mental health counselors in a dynamic team setting to provide individual and group counseling to a diverse student population. The Assistant Director will provide direct counseling services to students with various concerns including, but not limited to, adjustment issues, depression, anxiety, grief/loss, and substance abuse issues and will triage/evaluate mental health crises to provide short-term, goal-focused therapy for clients. This position will also assist the team in facilitating programming related to topics relevant to the college-aged population.
The Assistant Director will take part in supervising master’s level licensed therapists in the office setting and assist the Director in engaging the campus community through general outreach and education opportunities as deemed appropriate. Knowledge of and experience with accommodations for students with disabilities is recommended but not required for this position as it will assist in overseeing the Disability Services team in the absence of the Director.
Educational and credentialing requirements include MSW and a minimum of two years of experience at the LCSW level; comparable professional licensure will be considered. At least 1 year of experience in higher education is preferred. Strong clerical skills and a broad experience base with various mental health concerns are necessary for this position.
To apply for this position, please attach your cover letter, resume, and references to the online application located at http://www.evansville.edu/offices/hr/employmentApp.cfm.
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