American University of Armenia Fund
Position
Counselor
Category
Job Address
Application Deadline
Administrative Job
Yerevan, Armenia
23/06/2019
Responsibilities
- Provide counseling sessions to AUA students in the form of: individual, and group counseling, brief assessments, mental health consultation with stakeholders across campus, triage/crisis intervention, referral services - Carry out monthly well-being sessions on mental-health related topics - Participate in case consultation meetings with the Senior Counselor and Manager of Student Affairs - Provide case management and documentation in support of service provision, ensure record-keeping and clinical services are in regulatory and ethical compliance - Participate in departmental and college committees and meetings as needed - Support in developing and facilitating mental health related outreach programs to further promote Counseling Services and Disability Support Services among community members - Prepare and facilitate monthly workshops for students covering topics on student mental health promotion and life skills development - Develop social media promotional posts targeted at overcoming stigma over mental health - Follow AUA Counseling Services procedures, including standards of confidentiality - Follow established reporting formats - Perform other duties as assigned by the immediate supervisor(s) Senior Counselor and Manager of Student Affairs
Required Qualifications
- Master’s Degree in Psychology or related field - At least 5 years of counseling experience in working with adolescents and adults - Experience in providing mental health services, diagnostic assessment and outreach to school age youth and teaching staff - Previous work experience in developing and facilitating workshop - Strong communication skills - Must have positive outlook - Be a good team player - Be receptive to constructive criticism - Have intrinsic motivation and be a life-long learner - Good oral and written command of English and Armenian - Be at least intermediate computer user - Ability to work in a fast-paced, high pressure environment
Application Procedures
A letter of intent, Curriculum Vitae and three reference letters should be sent to jobs@aua.am with the subject heading “Counselor”. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified for interview. Please mention in your application that you have learned about this position from MyJob.am