University of Utah Job Description
Coordinates all counseling services for the Women's Resource Center (WRC), including individual and group counseling, as well as overseeing workshops, supervising interns, coordinating events and serving as a liaison with other departments and agencies.
Licensed to practice as a Clinical Social Worker in the State of Utah, or a Master's Degree in Counseling or equivalency (one year of education can be substituted for two years of related work experience); two years related experience that includes individual and group counseling experience; acceptable credentials to supervise graduate interns; and evidence of developed specialty, or specific focus on counseling women required. Background must include experience working with a diverse community of women, i.e. women of color, age, low income, single parent, sexual orientation, religious background and disabilities. Incumbent must have a commitment to a psycho-education approach in providing services, a strong feminist perspective in both counseling theory and in the plan for delivering services.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
The Coordinator of Counseling Services for the Women's Resource Center has the authority to supervise interns, counsel individual clients and client groups, determine areas of counseling service and plan and conduct workshops.
The incumbent supervises between 4-6 interns each year.
Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required
Nearly Continuously: Office environment.
Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required
Nearly Continuously: Sitting, hearing, listening, talking.
Often: Repetitive hand motion (such as typing), walking.
Seldom: Bending, reaching overhead.
250 East 200 South, Suite 125,
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
Phone: 801.581.2169 Email: AskHR@utah.edu
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