Baylor University is making a significant investment in providing
counseling related services to a diverse student population. We are
seeking an Assistant Director of Community and Diversity
Programs to be responsible for providing vision and direction to the areas
of multicultural services and outreach programming. Additional
duties for this position include providing individual and group
counseling, psychotherapy, and crisis intervention through a
program that fosters personal growth and development.
We are building a team and are in need of candidates that possess the following qualifications and abilities:
- Demonstrate an ability to provide vision and direction to a group of staff within the department
- Demonstrate a background and passion for providing outreach programs to faculty, staff, and students
- Demonstrate a background and passion for addressing the mental health needs of minority students and other underrepresented student populations
- Demonstrate an understanding of the needs of a diverse student population within a Christian higher education setting.
- Provide leadership for the staff as we continue our growth in cultural humility as a department and with our students.
- Demonstrate a passion and aptitude for clinical supervision of practicum students and doctoral interns
- Be available to work occasional after hours and an on-call rotation schedule
- Be able to provide training in areas of experience or expertise
- Support and strengthen campus partnerships through successful communication and interaction with all campus populations including students, faculty, and staff
- Demonstrate a committed Christian faith and lifestyle consistent with the mission of Baylor University
- This position is a part of the leadership team for the department along with the other Assistant and Associate Directors.
This position is located in Baylor's Department of Counseling Services and reports to the Associate Director of Clinical Services. Baylor provides liability insurance and will assist with licensing and licensing exam costs if the selected candidate is license eligible.
For specific minimum degree requirements and years of relevant work experience, please review the complete job descriptions at the links below. Baylor University is a leading Christian institution of higher education, and a Christian faith is required. License eligible or licensed as a Psychologist, LCSW, LPC, or LMFT in the State of Texas is required. Previous experience in a university or college counseling center is desired but not required.
View the full position description: Assistant Director of Community and Diversity Programs . Please submit an on-line application at https://jobs.baylor.edu along with a cover letter and resume.
The Baylor Experience
Working at Baylor is so much more than simply having a job! As part of the Baylor family, employees not only receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical and dental insurance, generous time off, and fantastic automatic retirement contributions*, they also get to experience Baylor.
- Experience the culture of working for an institution consistently ranked as a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education
- Experience a mission driven organization based on a strong Christian commitment (baylor.edu/about)
- Experience Baylor academics with outstanding tuition remission for staff and qualified dependents*
- Experience our beautiful campus with access to libraries, museums, and recreational facilities such as our fitness center, athletic courts, an indoor swimming pool, and the Baylor marina to name a few
- Experience our great dining facilities and enjoy an employee discount
- Experience Baylor athletics with reduced admission or free access to athletic events
- Experience Baylor through many more wonderful events and programs that take place on campus each year
*For more details and eligibility requirements, please visit www.baylor.edu/hr
Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education's “Great Colleges to Work For.” Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 16,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting staff who support our mission as we pursue our bold vision, Illuminate.
Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant's religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.