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Faculty - Clinical Mental Health Counseling - CHSS

Grand Canyon University Phoenix, AZ
  • Expired: 16 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Make a Difference at Grand Canyon University

Shape the bright futures of Grand Canyon University students as a full time Faculty member for the traditional ground campus in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, which provides a job focused education. The college features a variety of programs from counseling and psychology to justice studies, history and English literature.

As a full-time Faculty member, you’ll provide program instruction incorporating innovative teaching methodologies, cutting-edge technologies and other industry trends reflecting advancements in your discipline. If you are highly motivated and passionate about teaching exceptional quality instruction in modern facilities with smaller class sizes, we’d like to hear from you.

Please Note: This is a 12-month faculty position, based on our Main Campus in Phoenix, AZ, with an anticipated start date of August 2019.

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include equipping students with the required skill set, facilitating classroom discussions, assessing student performance and preparing students to be successful leaders in their chosen profession. Other main responsibilities include the following:

  • Teach evening graduate courses and daytime courses as assigned
  • Helps to respond to inquiries regarding the overall academic unit
  • Supports adherence to CACREP standards and policies
  • Support the CACREP accreditation process
  • Work collaborative with other counseling education programs hosted in different colleges
  • Serves as the point of contact and lead research faculty
  • Provides year-round leadership to non-core faculty.
  • Under the guidance of the lead core faculty, establishes program curricula and supports operational policies and procedures of the assigned counseling program.
  • Assist in other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Doctoral degree in a related field (clinical/counseling psychology, marriage and family therapy, behavioral or mental health, or substance abuse counseling), AND at least one academic year as a full-time faculty member in a counselor education program before July 1, 2013, AND holds a current independent license in the field of counseling, AND has experience in conducting research or scholarly related activities.
  • Knowledge and experience of CACREP standards
  • At least one years of experience teaching ground courses
  • Maintain an active license.
  • Maintain an active membership to a recognized professional counseling association (American Counseling Association, ACA preferred).
  • Show evidence of advocacy/professional service, research or scholarly activities in counseling.
  • Outstanding communication skills and the ability to successfully adapt to an e-learning environment.
  • Willingness to work in an accelerated learning format, and work in an e-learning environment with students on a daily basis.
  • Availability to provide 24-hour turnaround responses to student questions and concerns.
  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University's Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Doctoral degree in Counselor Education and Supervision preferably from a CACREP-accredited program
  • Holds a current independent license in the field of counseling
  • Has experience conducting research or scholarly related activities.

We also have on-campus and remote, part-time, Adjunct positions available. To view a list of all Adjunct openings please click here.

Interested in GCU Faculty and Adjunct positions, but can't find a position that's right for you?

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Grand Canyon University

Grand Canyon University is Arizona’s premier, private Christian university where students find their purpose in pursuit of their dreams. GCU was founded in 1949 as Grand Canyon College in Prescott, AZ. During its early years, Grand Canyon developed a strong reputation for quality education in teaching, nursing, health care and fine arts. After transitioning into Grand Canyon University and relocating to Phoenix, the university rapidly grew in the higher education landscape. GCU now serves as a leading non-profit institute where students thrive academically, personally and spiritually on the university’s vibrant campus with state-of-the-art facilities and online through its innovative digital platform. With a $1 billion investment, GCU has been able to build new technology infrastructure, offer in-demand STEM programs, expand academic offerings and more, while committing to its mission based on a Christian worldview. Exciting Growth & Expansion GCU is experiencing an era of transformation and rapid growth that’s exciting not only for our students and local community, but for our faculty and employees too! Our vibrant campus in the heart of Phoenix continues to grow with new classroom buildings, amenities and state-of-the-art facilities like GCU Stadium and Brazell Field at GCU Ballpark for game days like no other. We continue to expand our catalog of online and campus offerings in high-demand fields, impact the community with our GCU enterprises and focus on our commitment to service by revitalizing the community. Thriving Work Environment We welcome new talent to explore rewarding opportunities and the chance to be a part of something great. Here, you’ll join a fast-paced culture that values our Christian principles and work among teams enthusiastic about making a difference. You’ll be surrounded by colleagues who share your drive, push to raise the bar and exceed expectations within an energized and innovative work setting. Whether you’re pursuing a faculty or a position at one of the enterprises, you will play an important role in our mission to elevate higher education and help GCU students find their purpose, as your find yours at GCU too. Generous Benefits & Special Perks Take advantage of GCU’s full range of benefits including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, a 401(k) savings plan, team-building activities, discounted event tickets, gyms in every location, financial planning services and worship events. Working at GCU offers more than just a paycheck and generous benefits, it offers the opportunity to contribute toward the greater good and experience something greater than yourself. In addition to four weeks of paid time off within the first year, employees may take up to two additional paid days off to volunteer. Many employees choose to volunteer with GCU’s partner Habitat for Humanity and support this great cause benefitting our neighborhoods. GCU has currently renovated over 170 homes with a goal to rehabilitate 700 homes, and employees have volunteered 6,400 hours of their time. Our commitment to education also extends to our employees and their families. We create pathways for employees to progress their career here, as well as continue their education for career advancement. Full-time employees may participate in an Education Tuition Discount Program that offers up to 100% of tuition costs for themselves and/or two family members. We invite you to be a part of this exciting, unprecedented era of transformation! Help shape the futures of our students, university, community—and your own. Find Your Purpose at GCU. For more information, visit gcu.edu

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3300 W Camelback Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85017
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