Counseling Psychologist, Graduate Student Focus
JOB #: 1908951
Full Time; Career
Starting Salary Range: $80,652 – $110,724 / annually. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
UCSC strives to embrace diversity in all its forms; it strives to be an inclusive community that fosters an open, enlightened & productive environment.
The Licensed Psychologist reports to the Director of Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) and is assigned duties as specified herein. The Licensed Psychologist will provide high quality clinical services to address the mental health needs of UC Santa Cruz graduate students; community psychology/outreach and consultation services to UC Santa Cruz graduate students; and may provide supervision/training of doctoral interns and postdoctoral fellows.
All CAPS staff are expected to have awareness, knowledge, and skills to effectively provide professional service to a diverse student body.
All the Licensed Psychologist’s activities are performed within the limits of standards and ethical principles of the California Board of Psychology, as well as applicable legal mandates for mental health professionals in the State of California.
Some special conditions include:
Valid California licensure, in good standing, in Psychology
Valid out-of-state licensure, in good standing, in Psychology*
*Out of State licensed psychologists are required to acquire California licensure within 180 days from either submitting the licensure application or beginning California residency, whichever occurs first.
Selected candidate will be required to pass both a pre-hire criminal history background check followed by a pre-hire credentialing check
• Demonstrated clinical experience with individuals using a brief therapy model
• Demonstrated strong clinical and crisis management skills, including ability to work with high acuity students with complex mental health needs
• Experience in facilitating psychotherapy and psychoeducational groups
• Experience designing and implementing multiculturally sensitive outreach programs and psychoeducational workshops
• Demonstrated multicultural competence in mental health service provision
Position is open until filled; Initial Review Date: 08-26-2019
To ensure review of application materials by the hiring unit, they must be submitted on or before the initial review date (IRD) via the Staff Employment Opportunities web site; https://jobs.ucsc.edu. A computer is available at the UC Santa Cruz Staff Human Resources Office located at Scotts Valley Center. The Scotts Valley Center is located at 100 Enterprise Way, Suite E100, Scotts Valley, CA 95066. To learn more or to request disability accommodations, call 831-459-2009. Hearing impaired are encouraged to use the California Relay Service at 800-735-2922. UC Santa Cruz is an Equal Opportunity Employer.