The Psychological Services Center (PSC), Clinical Psychologist is an early, mid, or late-career generalist with a strong interest in working with international and Caribbean students in a university counseling center, who can work collaboratively to help nurture a healthy campus environment. The clinician’s primary responsibility is to provide direct clinical services, including assessment and group, individual and couples counseling to St. George's University (SGU) students, staff, faculty, and their dependents. The potential candidate should have experience working with a wide range of mental health concerns and levels of severity, and experience providing consultation, outreach, and training for a variety of groups. All PSC members take part in outreach and prevention efforts.
The successful applicant should be a licensed Psychologist or Mental Health Clinician and will assume a full time, non-teaching, permanent position as a licensed mental health practitioner in the PSC at SGU.
We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in one or more of the following areas: men’s issues, assessment/psychological testing, substance abuse, trauma, sexual assault prevention, and psychotherapy and outreach with underserved/underrepresented minority groups.
The clinician’s primary responsibility is to provide direct clinical services, including assessment and group, individual and couples counseling to SGU students, staff, faculty, and their dependents.
Participation in outreach and prevention efforts.
A terminal graduate degree in clinical psychology, counseling psychology, or clinical social work
Licensure as a mental health professional in a jurisdiction approved by St. George’s University.
Essential Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Experience working with a wide range of mental health concerns and levels of severity, and experience providing consultation, outreach, and training for a variety of groups.
Experience and expertise working with university students and staff, including crisis assessment, management, and intervention, short-term treatment, outreach and referrals.
LD/ADHD evaluation experience and knowledge of Americans with Disabilities Act, related laws and disability accommodations.
Experience and expertise working in settings with more severe populations.
Demonstrated skill in working well under pressure to prioritize and manage multiple clinical situations and to coordinate these efforts as a part of a multidisciplinary team.
Energy to flexibly manage the professional demands of a challenging workload while maintaining positive and healthy perspectives and relationships.
Collaborative spirit of warmth, acceptance, respect, and trust towards colleagues.
Demonstrated sensitivity and ethical commitment to multicultural issues/social justice and proven ability to interact with diverse individuals and groups.
Self-motivated, self-directed commitment to high professional ideals, standards and ethics;
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Administrative and computer application skills required to effectively implement and maintain a case management and tracking system.
Interest and experience with training and supervising students from various disciplines at the master’s, doctoral, and postdoctoral level.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About St. George's University
About University Support Services: University Support Services LLC is a Delaware limited liability company located in New York providing services under contract to St. George’s University Limited, a Grenada corporation and the owner and operator of St. George’s University, which includes the St. George’s University School of Medicine and the St. George’s University School of Veterinary Medicine.
About St. George’s University: St. George’s University is a top center of international education, drawing students and faculty from 140 countries to the Caribbean island of Grenada, in the West Indies. With more than 17,000 graduates across the world, the University offers medical and veterinary medical degrees, as well as undergraduate and graduate degrees.