Unit-specific Responsibilities: 1) Conduct clinical diagnostic evaluation and assessment of patients, including urgent-care/crisis evaluations. 2) Provide goal-focused, evidence-based, time-limited individual, couples, and group psychotherapy. 3) Provide emergency and crisis intervention services including scheduled daytime and nighttime/weekend on-call coverage. Maintain timely and complete electronic documentation as appropriate. 4) Exercise discretion and confidentiality while handling sensitive situations. 5) Review, analyze, interpret, and/or prepare federal and state laws, rules, regulations, Code of Ethics, policies and procedures as related to clinical social work. 6) Provide consultation, training, and outreach to members of the University of Chicago community both during and after hours. 7) Participate in clinical and administrative staff meetings as appropriate. 8) Provide clinical supervision of trainees as needed and as appropriate.
Unit-preferred Competencies: 1) Experience working in a university counseling setting. 2) Expertise providing services to under-represented populations and first generation university students.
Work Setting 1) Clinical care setting 2) Environment can be stressful
Mental Demands 1) Ability to use computers extensively for up to 2 hours at a time 2) Ability to use standard computer and office equipment
Education 1) MSW from an accredited institution.
Experience 1) Advanced training or experience with college age or young adult populations preferred. 2) Interest in helping students to overcome behavioral and emotional obstacles to peak academic performance.
Technical Knowledge, Skills or Certifications 1) Licensed or license-eligible in the State of Illinois for clinical social workers (LCSW).
Required Documents: 1) Cover Letter 2) Resume
NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application
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