|Coordinator/Dir of Student-Athlete Well Being – (19004759)
The University of Wyoming invites diverse applicants to consider our employment opportunities. We are also especially interested in candidates who have experience working with diverse populations and/or diverse initiatives.
This position will deliver clinical services to the student-athlete population (approximately 400 student-athletes). This responsibility includes, but is not limited to, conducting individual, group and team mental health counseling, providing consultation and training to coaches, sports medicine staff and other athletic department staff; participating on interdisciplinary teams, collaborating with athletic administration in the creation of sexual assault prevention programming and serving on the Student-Athlete Well-Being and the UWYO Cares Committees. The successful candidate will be a person of integrity with high ethical standards and who will exhibit a strict adherence to NCAA, MWC, University, and departmental rules regulations.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Providing and coordinating a high level of identification, assessment, and counseling to student-athletes who seek well-being assistance;
∙ Maintaining accurate and up-to-date mental health records to include, but not limited to, meetings, mental health plans, consultations, referrals, and follow-up;
∙ Serving as a trauma-informed counselor, which includes, but not is limited to, providing appropriate support or referrals related to sexual assault or violence;
∙ Attending practices, competitions, and student-athlete related meetings and activities when appropriate;
∙ Collaborating with the Primary Care Physician/Medical Director, sports medicine staff, coaches, athletic staff, Title IX Office, Student Affairs and other allied healthcare professions to determine the best resources to offer the student-athlete;
∙ Supervising assigned interns or graduate assistants (if/when applicable); Performing other responsibilities as assigned by the supervisor; and
∙ Ability to work early mornings, late evenings and weekends (when necessary).
∙ A Master’s degree in Counseling, Psychology, or a related field.
∙ License Clinical Provider (LCSW-C), Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Psychologist (PhD or Psy.D). Those who possess a license in other states must be license eligible in the State of Wyoming. https://mentalhealth.wyo.gov/professionals-1/Provisional-Applications
∙ One year of experience working with athletes or formerly served as an intercollegiate student-athlete or professional athlete.
Those interested should complete the on-line application and upload the following as one document: cover letter, resume and contact information for four work-related references. Applicants should demonstrate on their cover letter or resume, examples of what is indicated under “desired qualifications.”
UW is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. We are committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
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