POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

Mental Health Coordinator (Counselor in Residence)
Student Health Services
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

The Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS), Student Health Services (SHS) at SIU Carbondale is seeking applications for a Mental Health Coordinator (Counselor in Residence) position. CAPS maintains an APA accredited pre-doctoral internship and provides comprehensive mental health services to diverse students of a large state university. This position will provide counseling therapy, stress management, and suicidal, homicidal assessment and evaluation to students within University Housing; community intervention and social justice activities; and supervise practicum students. This is a 12-month, full-time term appointment. Compensation includes a comprehensive benefits package, professional liability coverage, and salary commensurate with experience.

Required Qualifications: Earned master’s degree in clinical, counseling, or educational psychology from an APA or CPA accredited program, or an earned master’s degree in social work from a CSWE accredited program, or an earned master’s degree in rehabilitation counseling from a CORE accredited program.

Registration as a licensed clinical professional counselor (LCPC) or licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) in the state of Illinois (or eligibility for licensure in Illinois based on reciprocity in another state).

This is a security-sensitive position. Before any offer of employment is made, the university will conduct a pre-employment background investigation, which includes a criminal background check.

Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin February 26, 2018, or until filled.

Application Procedure: To apply, submit a letter of interest, current vitae, names and contact information for three (3) references, and copies of current licenses and certifications to:

Search Committee: Mental Health Coordinator
Student Health Center, Mail Code 6740
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
374 E. Grand Avenue
Carbondale, IL 62901

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of 
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed 
and encouraged and will receive consideration.