University of Massachusetts Amherst
Coordinator for Diversity & Inclusion
(Psychiatric Social Worker, LICSW)
The University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applicants for a full-time position at University Health Services Hampshire College location - Hampshire College Health & Counseling Services.
Under the general direction of the Associate Director of Health and Counseling Services, this position provides vision and leads department initiatives focused on supporting the mental health needs of students with diverse, multiple and intersecting student identities. Primary emphases include outreach to and supporting students in crisis; evaluation and treatment of a wide range of patients/mental health conditions; participating in related mental health programs and initiatives; consulting and liaising with colleagues; leading workshops and groups; and, responding to emergency and highly acute patient situations. Additionally, this position leads staff development efforts that enhance the department s provision of culturally competent clinical services. Provides crisis/liaison services, including regular intervention with emergency situations and highly acute patient situations.
Minimum Qualifications: Master's degree in social work (MSW), Counseling, Psychology or related field. Licensure in Massachusetts for independent practice of social work (LICSW) or Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC). If licensed in another state must complete MA licensure within 9 months of hire. 3 years of relevant professional experience, at least two of which must be post graduate degree. Previous directly related experience working with diverse populations, including multiple and intersecting identities. On-call responsibility requires after hours time.
Position start date mid-August 2017
Hiring Salary Range: $56,100 - $70,700
Normal Starting Salary: $56,100 - $63,400
The University of Massachusetts is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members.