Duties: Provide a wide range of clinical services at counseling center including individual and group counseling, consultation and crisis response; provide outreach programming, training with student groups, and campus committee participation; participate in orientation sessions, classroom presentations, and assessment interpretations; coordinate and communicate with off-campus mental health providers and on-campus constituents; respond to inquiries from parents, staff, faculty, and external constituents regarding counseling center resources and services; work effectively with and be a strong advocate for students representing diverse and intersecting identities and backgrounds; ability to work with diverse populations; knowledge and skill in understanding issues of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, class, and spiritual background and their intersectionality; maintain confidentiality of records relating to clients’ treatment; perform weekend and on-call responsibilities and other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: M.A. in counseling, social work or related mental health field; LPC or LAC credentials; three (3) to five (5) years of experience in mental health or college or university related experiences; strong written and oral communication skills; enjoy working with college students. All SAU faculty and staff demonstrate a commitment to inclusion and diversity of the University community and excellence in interpersonal behaviors and effective collaboration with colleagues. Joining the SAU family requires a commitment to our culture of Continuous Quality Improvement.
Interested parties should send a letter of application, resume, and contact information for three (3) references to HR@saumag.edu or to the Office of Human Resources, 100 E. University, MSC 9288, Magnolia, AR 71753. Southern Arkansas University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. Applicants must be able to show proof of U.S. employment eligibility. Non-listed references may be contacted.