Job Description

Extended Job Title
Senior Counselor

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
512435 - SW Institute for Addictive Diseases

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
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
Provides individual and group substance abuse counseling services, as well as intake assessments, for individuals completing treatment in Intensive Outpatient Program. 

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

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Schedule Details
Individual sessions will be scheduled in the afternoon, but groups will be in evening hours throughout the week, so evening hours will be required.

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

SW Institute for Addictive Diseases

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.

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