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POSITION: DIRECTOR OF COUNSELING, HEALTH and WELLNESS
REPORTS TO: DEAN OF STUDENT SERVICES
Southeastern University, a Christ-centered, private, liberal arts institution affiliated with the Assemblies of God, located in Lakeland, Florida, is accepting applications for the position of Staff Counselor. Southeastern is located on 80+ acre campus with approximately 3,000 students in the traditional undergraduate program, an additional 900 students in the graduate, night/weekend and online programs, with over 1,600 residential students. Candidates must be compatible with the institution’s Christian mission and purpose.
The Director of Counseling, Health and Wellness (DCHW) serves the University by providing creative leadership, strategic direction and administrative oversight to three areas within the Department of Counseling, Health and Wellness. These areas include:
Campus Counseling Services
SEU Wellness Programming
The Dean of Student Services – The DCHW is directly responsible to the Dean of Student Services. The DCHW works with the DSS to develop and oversee the counseling, health and wellness services provided on campus through the SEU Department of Counseling, Health and Wellness.
Resident Directors and Residence Life Staff - Serves as a consultant to the residence life staff, who provide supportive services to students in living situations on and off campus, regarding responses to emotional, behavioral and minor medical-related issues.
The Director of Campus Safety and Security- Serves as a consultant to and in partnership with the DCSS, who provides safety-related services to students in living situations on campus, regarding responses to emotional and behavioral issues.
SEU Care Team – The DCHW will work with this team, a multi-disciplinary campus team comprised of representatives from counseling services, safety and security, residence life, academic support, academic success, advising, student retention and undergraduate studies,regarding emotional and behavioral issues of students that require attention for maintaining satisfactory performance in academic and daily life settings on campus.
Maintains ongoing oversight of the quality and professionalism of all services provided at the DCHW through development and implementation of standards and procedures manuals and evaluation of customer satisfaction and outcome measures
Provides direct mental health counseling services to undergraduate and graduate students
Advocates for and oversees the provision of health, wellness and psychoeducational material, to meet the needs of the SEU community
Coordinates referrals to appropriately selected local mental health and human services professionals and agencies for client needs beyond the scope of CCS services
Acts as a consultant to staff and faculty regarding emotional and behavioral issues of students
Recognizes, understands and agrees to live by the moral and ethical standards of Southeastern University, as outlined in the Assemblies of God Statement of Faith.
Doctoral degree in Counseling, Clinical Psychology or Social Work is preferred
Must possess a Florida license, or be able to obtain a Florida license within 3 months, as either a Licensed Psychologist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), or Licensed Social Worker (LSW)
Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in a professional counseling setting; preferably within a college or university setting
Maintenance of professional liability insurance at coverage levels consistent with norms for licensure status
Self-motivation and discipline to regularly set and achieve large goals
Interpersonal and networking skills with large groups and individuals
Ability to maintain a high level of poise and professionalism in all circumstances
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
About Southeastern University
Applicants should send completed SEU employment application http://www.seu.edu/employment/open-positions/ along with cover letter with vita/resume to:
1000 Longfellow Blvd.
Lakeland, FL 33801
Fax: (863) 667-5200
Southeastern University is a Christ-centered institution of higher learning. We are committed to equipping the next generation of leaders so that they can go into the world as influential servants in their careers and their communities.