WELLNESS & ACCESSIBILITY
Reporting to the Manager of Wellness, the Counsellor’s primary function is to support students with mental health concerns using best practices set out by the College of Alberta Psychologists, provide appropriate psychosocial interventions and referrals, and respond to mental health emergencies in the student population. This position will function as an integrated multidisciplinary member within Wellness, in order to provide support to at-risk students and those with mental health needs. This position will gather statistics that illustrate their work with students, work within the standards provided by the College of Alberta Psychologists, and provide other duties as required.
SALARY: Commensurate with education and experience found in the Faculty Grid. These roles will receive a vacation modifier and will be entitled to 15 vacation days and receive an additional 10% of their normal annual salary. This position also includes immediate participation in our comprehensive pension and benefits plan.
NOTE: There are up to 3 term positions available for part time and full time roles with a possiblity for extension startomg August 2019.
COMPETITION NUMBER: 2019-2369
CLOSING DATE: Open until suitable candidate is found
TO APPLY: If you meet the requirements of this position and wish to apply, please continue with this online process by uploading your resume and cover letter combined as one document
NOTE: Only candidates shortlisted for an interview will be contacted. Candidates selected for an interview will be contacted within 28 days.
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