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||Azusa Pacific University
||Azusa, CA United States
Adjunct Faculty - Community Counseling Center|
The Community Counseling Center invites applications for licensed adjunct faculty to supervise Masters and Bachelors level Social Worker (MSW/BSW) Interns and students. Supervision of some Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT) and Professional Clinical Counselor (PCC) Trainees may also be required. Specialization: Community Mental Health
The Community Counseling Center (CCC) of Azusa Pacific University (APU) is an outpatient mental health clinic providing a variety of services to children, families, and adults who may be suffering from multiple losses, bereavement, major depression, bipolar and anxiety disorders as well as other clinical syndromes or conditions. The clinic is a training facility staffed by supervised graduate students representing three disciplines (Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Social Work) as well as faculty/staff affiliated with APU. The CCC provides the local and surrounding communities a comprehensive range of services for the prevention, intervention, diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders. Services may be rendered at the clinic, in surrounding community settings (schools), and via telehealth.
The CCC is currently seeking a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) to 1) provide administrative and clinical oversight with MSW/BSW Interns and, 2) render supervision and training of MSW/BSW Interns, in order to prepare them, professionally and clinically, to complete their academic requirements for the Social Work program at APU. The LCSW reports to the Executive Director. The position is ultimately accountable to the School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences.
* Provides orientation and ongoing training and clinical supervision for MSW/BSW Interns and/or MFT/PCC Trainees placed at the CCC, including training and implementation of policies, procedures, and documentation specific to seeing outpatient community clients.
* Maintains ongoing communication with the Executive Director, other Supervisors, Interns, and Trainees
* Assists Interns/Trainees with crisis situations, such as child abuse reporting
* Attends department meetings and other meetings as assigned
* Responsible for daily electronic timekeeping as it applies to the scope of this position.
* Provides weekly group supervision for 8-16 trainees/interns (1-2 two-hour groups)
* Assigns caseloads and related duties to MSW Interns and/or MFT/PCC Trainees
* Reviews case records, ensuring quality and maintenance of proper clinical documentation
* Audits documentation on a regular, weekly basis
* Remains available and “on-call” while supervisees are conducting clinical services
* Provides formative and summative evaluations of supervisees and recommends indicated actions
* Degree: Must have an MA degree in the field of Social Work
* Years of Experience: At least 2 years post license experience
* Endorsement of Christian Faith: Demonstrated, vibrant Christian faith compatible with the mission of APU
* Cultural Sensitivity: Ability to work with students from diverse backgrounds
* Registration:Proof of registration with the California Board of Behavioral Sciences as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker
* Membership:Membership with the National Association of Social Workers highly desired
* Child Abuse Training: A copy of your Child Abuse Training Certificate
* Insurance: Proof of professional liability insurance coverage that carries a limit of not less than US $1,000,000 per occurrence and US $3,000,000 aggregate
* Time Commitment:Variable (Ranges from 2-4 units per semester, roughly 6-12 hours per week)
* Transportation: You will need to provide your own transportation
* Weekly Supervision Meetings: Render weekly group supervision in accordance with the requirements of the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Audio taping and/or videotaping of sessions with community clients may be required for supervision
* Confidentiality: Adhere to ethical and legal requirements of BBS and CCC confidentiality policies
* Compliance: Be familiar and comply with all CCC protocols and procedures
Experience: Administrative and clinical supervision experience in diverse community mental health settings.
Workload: Assigned supervisorial duties will not exceed 6 units per semester; nor will the units exceed 24 per 12-month period; office hours and additional duties may be assigned. Workload will be approximately 6-12 hours per week.
Mental Demands: Ability to:
* Integrate Christian values in all aspects
* Engage in critical thinking and independent judgment
* Manage confidential information
* Self start, communicate effectively in written and oral form
* Ability to stand, walk, and sit for extended periods of time; exert up to 10 pounds of force and occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds
* Visual acuity to read words and numbers
* Sufficient hand, arm, and finger dexterity to operate a computer keyboard and other office equipment
* Speaking and hearing ability sufficient to communicate in person or over the telephone
Azusa Pacific University is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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