The Core Faculty position involves providing instruction for courses in the two counselling psychology programs (i.e., Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology and Master of Counselling Psychology), supporting student learning and outcome measurements, supervising student thesis projects, engaging in committee work, providing clinical supervision to students on practicum, participating in program development, and student academic advising. The position entails attendance at monthly Faculty Council and weekly Program meetings on campus. The faculty position reports to the Program Director of the aforementioned programs.
The full-time core faculty positions are designed around a four-day week contract. Possible start date: September 2019.
- A doctoral-level degree in Counselling Psychology or Counsellor Education from a recognized program accredited by CPA, APA, or equivalent.
- Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC) with British Columbia Association of Clinical Counsellors, Canadian Clinical Counsellor (CCC) with the Canadian Counsellor and Psychotherapist Association, or Psychologist Registration (or registration eligibility) with the College of Psychologists of British Columbia, is a requirement.
- A passion for and strong record of teaching, clinical work, clinical supervision, and thesis supervision experience at the graduate level.
- A strong record of participation in training activities, including provision of clinical supervision to trainees.
- Knowledge of several theoretical orientations in order to supervise students during their clinical practicum.
- A record of scholarship related to Counselling Psychology or Counsellor Education.
- Commitment to training counsellors to work with marginalized and underserved populations, in keeping with the Adler University’s emphasis on social justice and socially responsible practice.
- Strong skills in networking, creating and maintaining relationships, problem solving, and diplomacy.
- Experience with counselling in diverse cultural contexts would be an asset. Experience counselling and supervising in one of the prevalent languages found in the Greater Vancouver area would be an asset (e.g., Cantonese, Mandarin, Hindi, Punjabi, or Spanish).
- Experience in program development and community liaising are an asset.
- Experience working and supervising in the one of the following areas would be an asset: children and youth counselling, trauma counselling, multicultural counselling, or tele-therapy/e-counselling.
- Candidates who are not already Registered Psychologists may be required to pass a pre-employment background check.
Applicants must upload a curriculum vitae, letter of interest, and unofficial transcript of terminal degree for consideration.
For questions please contact:
Dr. Asa-Sophia Maglio, Program Director
Adler University, Vancouver campus
315-520 Seymour Street
Vancouver, BC V6B 3J5
Application deadline: May 27, 2019
Adler University offers equal employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, parental status, housing status, genetic information, arrest record, source of income, or military status, in accordance with applicable federal, provincial, state, and law equal employment opportunity laws.Qualifications/ Education
Doctorate or better in Psychology or related field.