Counselor

Salisbury, MD


Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland, is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 60 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Located on the historic Eastern Shore, SU's beautiful campus is some 30 miles from the Atlantic beaches and 2.5 hours from Baltimore and Washington, D.C.

Salisbury University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Counselor in the Counseling Center.

Primary Job Duties: Conduct intake assessments. Provide individual therapy, group therapy, case management, and crisis intervention to students within the university community to address psychological and mental health concerns, to help them develop emotionally and socially, and to support their academic success. Provide consultation to faculty, staff, and parents concerning students' developmental and mental health concerns and assist them in making appropriate referrals. Provide students with education and training related to suicide prevention, mental health promotion and academic success.

Minimum Qualifications: Master's degree in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling or a related field and 3-5 years of related experience. MD license in psychology, social work, professional counseling or related field or license eligible. Demonstrated proficiency in mental health assessment and treatment; ability to work effectively with diverse individuals and groups.

Must be detail oriented and have excellent interpersonal, customer service, organization and planning, prioritization, problem solving, follow through, time management, and oral and written communication skills. Must be flexible and possess the ability to successfully handle multiple tasks/projects simultaneously and work well under pressure, independently, and in a team-oriented environment. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite is required.

Multiple positions are available (number of hours/week vary by position), all which are contractual and ineligible for benefits.

To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit a resume and cover letter. All documents that you wish to provide must be attached to your application in the Online Employment Application System. Please do not send any documents via E-mail. Applications will be accepted via Salisbury University's Online Employment Application System. Please visit our website http://www.salisbury.edu/hr/careers/ to apply online. See the FAQs of the Online Employment Application System for more information and instructions.

Applications will be given consideration as received. The position will remain open until filled.

Diversity and inclusion are core values of Salisbury University. We strive to create a truly diverse and inclusive environment where the richness of ideas, backgrounds, and perspectives of our community is harnessed to create value for our University community to include students, faculty, and staff, today and in the future. To this end, the University recruits exceptional and diverse faculty, staff, and students from across Maryland, the United States, and around the world, supporting all members of the University community as they work together to achieve institutional goals and vision. To learn more about the University's commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive campus, please visit http://www.salisbury.edu/equity/ .

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