Employment Opportunities

Director of Counseling Services

Department: Student Life
Location: Dayton, Tennessee
Reports To: Executive Director of Student Life
Status: Salaried with benefits

SUMMARY:

The Director of Counseling Services is a twelve-month, full-time position reporting to the Executive Director of Student Life.  Responsibilities include counseling and soul care, leadership cultivation, and contribution to and participation with the Student Life team.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILIES:
  1. Counseling and Soul Care
    • Counseling and providing spiritual direction to students
    • Assessing mental health needs for determination of appropriate levels of care
    • Developing a network of clinical therapists for referrals
    • Acting as a resource for faculty and staff in their work with students
    • Keeping appropriate records by becoming proficient with Titanium (EMR Software)
    • Maintaining department budget
    • Develop preventative wellness programming across campus
    • Maintain and schedule clients with counselors based on their areas of expertise
    • Be familiar and comfortable with the use of Teletherapy
    • Remain up to date on all legal and ethical issues within the field so that Counseling Services remain complaint
  2. Leadership Cultivation
    • Providing strong leadership for the part-time counselor as well as any other personnel working as a part of Counseling Services
    • Training appropriate personnel in counseling issues
    • Developing an internship program for graduate interns in counseling and soul care
    • Developing ways to promote counseling and soul care among Bryan constituents
  3. Student Life Team
    • Working along with other Student Life team members in promoting soul care among employees of the college
    • Aiding in shared projects in the work of Student Life
    • Promoting a healthy team environment through participation in the larger life of the Student Life team

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
  • Master's degree (M.A.) in counseling
  • Additional credentials
    • LPC - Licensed in the State of Tennessee or ability to become Licensed
    • MHSP – Mental Health Service Provider
    • Qualified Clinical Supervisor (preferred)
ESSENTIAL CHARACTER QUALITIES:
  • Have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and be committed to serving Him and His church.
  • Endorse without reservation our mission and standards of conduct.
Apply for a Job Opening:

Review our mission and standards of conduct, and include your vitae and a cover letter describing interest in the position, research interests, and qualifications for the position.

Only online applications will be accepted. It is not necessary to contact the campus. No phone calls or agency calls, please.

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