Gettysburg College, in historic Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, is seeking an experienced, generalist Staff Psychologist/Counselor. Gettysburg College is a residential undergraduate liberal arts college, which enrolls approximately 2,600 students.
Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: provision of individual and group therapy to students; consultation to staff, faculty, parents, associated care providers, and students; crisis intervention; and education/outreach. This position reports directly to the Executive Director of Health and Counseling Services. The successful candidate will be joining a staff of 5 other providers, an administrative assistant, and a consulting psychiatrist.
Master’s degree in the mental health field is required. Doctorate in clinical psychology is highly desired. Must be licensed or license-eligible in PA within 1 year. The optimal candidate will have experience working with individuals experiencing significant psychopathology and with crisis intervention/management, and will have an understanding of the challenges associated specifically with providing care within a residential college. Must be an excellent communicator, collaborative, professional, energetic, and able to manage a heavy caseload plus competing demands. Interest in working with typically under-served populations is desirable. Some evening and weekend work is necessary.
We are seeking candidates whose education and/or experience has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and inclusion.
This is a full-time, permanent, 10-month/year administrative position with additional summer on call responsibilities. Salary is commensurate with credentials and experience and is complemented by an excellent benefits package that includes same-sex partner and tuition benefits.
Please visit our website to submit application materials through our on-line system: .Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
Gettysburg College, an equal opportunity employer, complies with all applicable federal, state, local laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and admission. The College prohibits discrimination and harassment, and provides equal opportunity without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, marital/familial status, possession of a General Education Development Certificate (GED) as compared to a high school diploma, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex, age, or genetic information in all aspects of employment, educational programs, activities, and admissions. Pursuant to Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972, Gettysburg College prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex (i.e., which includes but is not limited to the prohibition of sexual misconduct and relationship violence, including sexual assault and harassment) in all of its educational programs and activities.