Counselor-9 Month

University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO Full-time
Posted on July 29, 2019
Position Title Counselor
Department 340020-Counseling Center
Pay Rate Minimum of $38,000/Nine Months
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Position Number 997217
Classification CJS16
Special Instructions to Applicants:

A complete UCM application for employment, cover letter outlining interest and how qualifications fit this position, and vitae required. Two reference letters which must be emailed to Incomplete applications will NOT be considered.

If selected for an interview, you will need to provide a copy of your transcripts and professional license(s) during the interview.

Initial review of applications will begin on 
08/10/2019 and continue until the position is filled.

NOTE: A background check is required for the selected candidate of this position and any job offer is contingent on the results of this check.

The University of Central Missouri is an Equal Opportunity Employer and specifically invites applications from women, minorities, veteran status and people with disabilities.

Working hours:

Monday – Friday; 8 am to 5 pm

This is a full-time, benefits eligible, 9 month position working during the academic year. It does not work fall, winter or spring breaks.

Work Location Warrensburg Campus
Position Purpose

The University of Central Missouri Counseling Center requires a clinician who enjoys clinical work in a center that provides brief services to college students. This clinician will be capable of providing initial consultation, diagnostic interviewing, brief counseling or psychotherapy, crisis intervention, and management of psychiatric emergencies. They will like the challenge of assessing clinical presentations with an eye toward discrete target areas in which they can intervene in a short period of time. There is opportunity to provide group therapy and couples therapy. This professional must thrive in a team environment in which they will engage in the role of a team member, provide and receive consultation with their peers, and take pleasure in functioning as part of a coordinated unit. To succeed in this role, the clinician will be a strong generalist and may have an area of further interest or specialization.

Other Education & Formal Training

Master’s degree in counseling, social work or related field required.

Computer Skills Word-Processing, Spreadsheet, Presentation, Other - Titanium, Google docs

Four (4) years experience providing clinical services; at least two (2) post-licensure experience required.

Experience working in a college or university counseling center strongly preferred.

State/Federal Requirements of Position: Criminal History check
Licenses, State/Federal Requirements

Licensed to practice independently in the State of Missouri.

Licensed clinical social worker or licensed professional counselor in the State of Missouri.

Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge: Attention to detail, Communication skills, including oral, written, and/or nonverbal, Knowledge of a University environment preferred, Human Relations/Interpersonal skills, Leadership skills: organization/meeting facilitation/project leadership, Physical abilities: mobility/strength/dexterity/balance/coordination/endurance, Supervisory skills, including motivation, delegation of duties, evaluation, etc, Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and meet deadlines, Maintain confidentiality
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