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EIU Position Description

POSITION: Clinical Counselor
DEPARTMENT: Health & Counseling Clinic
APPLY TO: http://apply.interfolio.com/66645


Eastern Illinois University’s Health and Counseling Services, in Charleston, IL, is seeking candidates for the position of Clinical Counselor.

The Clinical Counselor’s primary responsibilities include: Providing individual, group, & couples counseling; providing risk assessment & crisis intervention services for students; providing consultation services to students, faculty, staff, & others as needed; providing clinical supervision of graduate students; serving a liaison to a specific student group and/or university office, and providing leadership of the planning of an annual suicide prevention conference. This position reports to the Assistant Director, Health and Counseling Services – Counseling Clinic.

Position requirements include: Master's degree in relevant discipline (counseling, psychology, social work) from a regionally accredited institution of higher ed.; minimal Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) license required - Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) licensure or equivalent preferred; ability to facilitate effective relationships & to communicate with a wide higher education constituency; demonstrated commitment to diversity and experience with promoting inclusive excellence is required. It is preferred that applicants have experience delivering counseling in higher education settings.

To apply, submit cover letter, resume or CV, copy of professional licensures and/or certifications, transcripts (copies are acceptable for application; official documents will be required for appointment), and names, e-mail addresses, and phone numbers of 3 references via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/66645 . For questions regarding the search, contact Brad Coffey, Search Committee Chair, brcoffey@eiu.edu, (217) 581-3413. Review of applications will begin September 3 and will continue until position is filled.

Eastern Illinois University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer - minority/female/disability/veteran - committed to achieving a diverse community.