Counselor – Cambridge, MA
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Full Time Regular
First Shift (Day)
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The Counselor is a member of the Counseling Center staff whose primary responsibility is to provide assessment, crisis intervention, short-term counseling, and referrals for all students. The Counseling Center supports students in fulfilling the full range of intellectual, emotional, social, and spiritual development as part of the overall educational experience by using a strengths-based, holistic and culturally sensitive model.
This position will also supervise 1-2 interns each year and will work at both the Cambridge and Boston campus locations.
Master’s degree or doctorate in counseling, expressive therapy, social work, or counseling/clinical psychology.
Currently licensed in Massachusetts as an LMHC, LICSW or psychologist.
At least 5 years full-time or equivalent part-time post-graduate counseling experience.
Excellent human relations, verbal and written communications skills.
Excellent organizational skills.
Must be available to work at least one evening per week.
An understanding of the developmental concerns and issues of college students.
Preferred: Experience in working with one or more of the following: expressive therapies, men’s issues, GLBTQ concerns, diverse cultural and economic populations, mindfulness
Preferred: Experience working in college or university mental health
Lesley University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to increasing the diversity of the university community and the curriculum. Candidates who believe they can contribute to this goal are encouraged to apply.
Lesley University is committed to active learning, scholarly research, critical inquiry, and diverse forms of artistic practice through close mentoring relationships among students, faculty, and practitioners in the field. Lesley prepares graduates with the knowledge, skill, understanding, and ethical judgment to be catalysts who shape a more just, humane, and sustainable world.
We offer a competitive benefits package that includes health, dental, life, and long-term-disability insurance. In addition, we offer generous amounts of vacation and holiday time, as well as a tuition remission policy that enables employees to expand their knowledge and skills.
29 Everet Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
BACKGROUND CHECKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL POSITIONS. Applications will be reviewed as they are received, applicant screening will begin immediately, and the search will continue until the position is filled. Exempt, full-time 10 months position. Application Instructions: Please include a cover letter, CV/ resume, and contact information for three references.
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