Western Carolina University (NC): Staff Psychologist

Western Carolina University (NC): Staff Psychologist

Western Carolina University

Staff Psychologist

Western Carolina University (WCU) seeks a Staff Psychologist to work at Counseling & Psychological Services. The responsibilities include providing individual and group counseling, walk-in/triage services, initial assessments, supervision of graduate level trainees, crisis intervention, clinical consultation with other health providers, and outreach programming.

Minimum Requirements:  A doctoral degree in Counseling or Clinical Psychology (ABD will also be considered with expectation of completed degree within one year of hire date) and completion of an AAPIC-accredited internship.   The position requires excellent communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, and clinical therapy experience with a young adult population.  The candidate must be licensed or license eligible in North Carolina.

CAPS is a department within the Health & Wellness Unit at WCU. As such, the provision of services is done within an integrated health framework. The multidisciplinary staff at CAPS consists of psychologists, professional counselors and a social worker. Additionally, there is a part time Licensed Nurse Practitioner to offer psychiatric services. WCU is a public university and one of 17 institutions within the UNC system.  WCU is located near the Great Smoky Mountain National Park and offers numerous opportunities for outdoor recreation.

The position is open until filled. Salary is commensurate with experience and includes a comprehensive benefits package.

To apply, submit your CV, Letter of interest, and List of References electronically at: jobs.wcu.edu