Texas Tech University Counseling Psychologist in Lubbock, Texas
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.
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
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