Luther College Counselling Services is currently accepting applications for a (.86 FTE) Counselor position. This college mental health professional provides the highest level of ethical psychological treatment for students and delivers a full range of services to student clients and to the campus community. The counselor provides assessment, individual and group counseling; crisis intervention; referral to off-campus mental health resources; consultation; response to college-wide crisis, and outreach programming. This position requires the ability to function independently and effectively in responding to a wide variety of student mental health issues, including issues that are serious and involve significant risk.
One of the following degrees is required; Doctorate (PhD, EdD, or PsyD) in counseling or clinical psychology, MSW in clinical social work, or Master’s degree in counseling. Applicants should be currently licensed in Iowa as Psychologist (LP), Independent social worker (LISW) or master social worker (LMSW), or mental health counselor (LMHC), or licensure should be eligible within one year of hire. A minimum of 4 years full-time, postgraduate practice as a mental health professional working in a clinical setting with late adolescent and adult clients is required, along with the ability to occasionally work after hours and/or on a weekend for crisis intervention, response to college-wide crisis, or selected outreach activities. Preferred qualifications include significant postgraduate experience in a college or university counseling center, training in an APA accredited program plus an APA or APPIC accredited pre-doctoral internship for Psychologists, and a master’s degree in counseling from a CACREP accredited program for counselors.
Luther College offers an excellent benefit package including a 10% retirement contribution, competitive health insurance premiums, short and long term disability, life insurance, and tuition benefits for employee, spouse and dependents.
Luther College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and persons of diverse ethnic backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply. To see full posting and apply for this position and all current openings, please go to the employment website at https://luthercollege.hiretouch.com.