Texas Tech University Counseling Psychologist in Lubbock, Texas

Counseling Psychologist

Requisition ID 12784BR

Work Location Lubbock

Org Level 1 Texas Tech University

Campus Texas Tech University

Department Student Counseling Center

Position Description Performs highly responsible personal, educational or other counseling and/or training to individuals or groups. Responsibilities involve the provision of counseling services to individuals and groups in order that these individuals might achieve more effective personal, social, educational, and/or vocational development. Work is performed under general supervision with much latitude for independent judgment. Performance evaluation is based on the appropriateness and effectiveness of selected counseling methods and techniques and the attainment of other desired objectives. May supervise other counselors.

Major/Essential Functions Texas Tech University Student Counseling Center invites applications for a Staff Psychologist/Counselor position (TTU job title: Counseling Psychologist; start date negotiable). This is a full time position with full staff benefits. The successful candidate will join a cohesive team of dedicated professionals committed to fostering a multiculturally supportive environment. Responsibilities include providing culturally sensitive counseling and psychological services to students; supervision of graduate student trainees (doctoral psychology interns and/or graduate practicum students); outreach programming to campus community. The Student Counseling Center employs 13 senior staff members, 4 full-time doctoral psychology interns, several part-time masters and doctoral level practicum students, 1 case manager, and 3 support staff.

Required Qualifications Master's degree in related area. Thorough knowledge of the application and evaluation of testing and counseling techniques. Ability to conceptualize and prioritize goals and objectives. Ability to relate to people from all walks of life and communicate effectively with them.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with university populations, including clinical and programming experience with diverse students.

  • Candidates at both the masters and doctoral level will be considered for this position.

EEO Statement As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Does this position work in a research laboratory? No

Required Attachments Recommendation/Referral

Resume / CV

Job Type Full Time

Pay Basis Monthly

Minimum Hire Rate 4000

Pay Statement Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Travel Required None

Shift Day

Grant Funded? No

Job Group Professionals

Air Force Speciality Code 42P4

Army Military Occupational Speciality Code 73B

Navy Enlisted Classification Code O851

Removal Date 04/12/2018