Job Description

Extended Job Title
Senior Counselor

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
512401 - Psychiatry Dept Lbk Genl

Position Description
Performs personal, vocational, educational, or other advanced counseling or training at the individual or group level. Responsibilities include analyzing special and/or complex problems and management of counseling programs. May supervise counselors or other employees. Performance is based on individual counseling effectiveness and overall program results obtained.

Requisition ID

Optional Attachments
Professional/Personal Reference, Professional License/Certification, Recommendation/Referral

Travel Required

Major/Essential Functions
Provides individual and group substance abuse and mental health counseling services, as well as intake assessments, for individuals mandated under federal Bureau of Prisons and United States Probation contracts. 

Intake reports, progress notes, monthly treatment reports, treatment plans, chart management.

Will also be conducting groups for Intensive Outpatient Program. 

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Schedule Details
Most clients are seen individually from 8am-5pm, but there are evening groups from 6-8pm multiple nights per week.

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications
Master's degree in area of professional counseling, marriage and family counseling, or other related field. Licensed within the state of Texas as LPC, LMFT, LPCi or LMFT (a) or other related licensure. 

HSC - Lubbock

Psychiatry Dept Lbk Genl

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Academic Support

Occasional Duties
May need to collect urinalysis samples from clients. 


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Bachelor's degree and two years experience in related area. Additional education in a related area may substitute for experience on a year for year basis.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

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