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.