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Counselor, Counseling and Psychological Services

George Mason University Fairfax, VA
  • Expired: August 30, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

# Position Information
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Counselor
George Mason University Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) seeks a full-time, experienced Counselor (1.0 FTE, with benefits). CAPS promotes campus safety, emotional growth, and academic success for a diverse student body. The unit provides culturally sensitive mental health and educational services, prevention programming and community education, and training for emerging psychology professionals.
Responsibilities:

  • Individual and group counseling;
  • Case management services;
  • Crisis intervention, including after-hours consultation;
  • Psychological consultation services to diverse students/faculty/staff/family/others;
  • Community education and outreach programming;
  • Supervision and training of psychology externs and doctoral interns (American Psychological Association-accredited internship); and
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned.
Required Qualifications:
  • Earned master's degree in clinical or counseling psychology, or social work;
  • Licensed as a Professional Counselor or Clinical Social Worker in Virginia or eligible for licensure in Virginia within one year of appointment; and
  • Demonstrated knowledge, ability and experience effectively working with diverse populations.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • At least one year of experience providing mental health services to college students or late adolescents;
  • Experience providing clinical consultation to stakeholders; and
  • Experience providing clinical supervision.
Salary will be commensurate with experience.
George Mason University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability employer and is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.
George Mason University is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and 130 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William; as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.
Special Instructions to Applicants
The position will remain open until filled. For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number FA47EZ at http://jobs.gmu.edu by September 16, 2019; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter that identifies your interest and qualifications for this position, a resume/vita, and a list of three professional references with contact information. For questions, you may contact Nina Joshi, Office Manager, at 703-993-2380.
Mason Ad Statement
Great Careers Begin at Mason!
George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.
Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and 130 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.
If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!
George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.
Equity Statement
George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.
Department: Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
Criminal Background Check: Standard Background Check
Motor Vehicle Background Check: No
Statement of Economic Interest: Not Applicable
Job Category: Administrative or Professional Faculty
Role (State) Job Title: Counselor, Counseling and Psychological Services
Working Title: Counselor, Counseling and Psychological Services
Job Type: Full-Time
Position Number: FA47EZ
Recruit Number: FAC7823
Location: Fairfax, VA
Salary: Commensurate with education and experience.
For Full Consideration, Apply by: September 16, 2019
Posting Date: 08/29/2019
Open Until Filled?: Yes
Telework Friendly?: No
Campus Safety Information: Mason's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available at http://police.gmu.edu/annual-security-report/

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