Staff Counselor and Staff Psychologist Positions Available
Student Counseling Services (SCS) at Mississippi State University (MSU) is pleased to announce two positions open: (1) Staff Psychologist (link) and (2) Staff Counselor (link) Licensed masters or doctoral level social workers, counselors, or psychologists (or related field) will be considered for the Staff Counselor position, licensed at the LPC, LCSW, or LMFT level. For the Staff Psychologist position, Licensed Psychologists or license-eligible within one year of employment date are preferred. Clinicians at Student Counseling Services provide direct clinical services to a diverse student population; collaborate with other clinical staff in provision of services which may include clinical supervision, consultation and participation on departmental, divisional, or university committees, and providing outreach as requested.
Both positions report to the Director of Student Counseling Services and serve through University Health Services in the Division of Student Affairs. The Staff Psychologist or Staff Counselor is responsible for providing individual, group, and couples counseling to students, and crisis response through the after-hours emergency rotation. The Staff Counselor and Staff Psychologist will be expected to provide clinical, outreach and crisis response services. The Student Counseling Services staff currently consists of a Director, nine full time clinicians, three part-time clinicians, three clinical Graduate Assistants, an Administrative Assistant, and an Office Associate. Experience working within a university counseling center is desirable.