*NOTE: Salaries for internal candidates are determined by the State of New Jersey and AFT, AFL-CIO Agreement and will follow promotional calculations as outlined in the bargaining unit agreement.
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work:This is a full-time, Temporary AFT position, and hours of work and days are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 pm. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand. Note: This position is in the “NL” category of employment (non-fixed work week) An AFT- NL professional staff member or librarian who is required to work beyond 35 hours shall be compensated through compensatory time off. Compensatory time shall be earned for hours worked beyond the normal work week, or on an employee's regular day off, if requested and approved by their supervisor
RAMAPO COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY
Mission: Ramapo College of New Jersey is New Jersey's Public Liberal Arts College, dedicated to providing students a strong foundation for a lifetime of achievement. The College is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. Ramapo College emphasizes teaching and individual attention to all students. We promote diversity, inclusiveness, sustainability, student engagement, and community involvement.
Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor's degrees in the arts, business, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, elementary education, nursing and social work. The College also offers articulated programs, including dental, optometry, chiropractic and health professions, as well as visual arts therapy and law, with colleges and institutions in New Jersey and New York.
Undergraduate students may choose to concentrate their studies in one of five schools with more than 539 course offerings and more than 36 academic programs. Ramapo College boasts an average student/faculty ratio of 18:1 and an average class size of 23; affording students the opportunity to develop close ties to the College's exceptional faculty.
A Pre-Doctoral Psychology Intern in the Center for Health and Counseling Services is responsible to a NJ licensed psychologist and provides individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, psycho-educational programming, and consultation to the College community which includes faculty, staff, and students.
Conducts clinical assessments & makes referrals to community-based services when appropriate
Conducts individual and group counseling
Provides crisis intervention to students
Writes clinical case reports and notes
Provides prevention and educational outreach services regarding mental health related issues
Assists in data collection of on-going clients and satisfaction with counseling services
Consults with other departments within the Division of Student Affairs on mental health issues
Provides training to student groups, faculty, and professional staff regarding mental health issues
May provide supervision to graduate practicum students
Hours may vary depending on the needs of the department and College and will include certain evening hours and holidays when classes are in session. Occasional weekend work (e.g., College Orientations, First-Year Student Move-in Day, Admitted Students Day) will be required.
Enrolled in a doctoral program in clinical, counseling or school psychology. Has completed all required coursework and comprehensive examination. Defended dissertation proposal.
Preference given to applicants who have worked in a college counseling center
Group therapy experience
Experience providing time-limited counseling
Crisis intervention experience
• Demonstrated strong clinical skills in individual counseling essential • Demonstrated strong clinical skills in crisis intervention • Experience in mental health prevention and outreach • Experience with culturally diverse population • Good interpersonal skills • Ability to provide consultation and referral services
Ramapo College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Ramapo has a long history of advocating, advising, and supporting diversity, equity, and inclusiveness. Examples can be found in its mission statement, strategic plans, degree and course offerings, community outreach programs, the Diversity Action Committee offerings, and the other numerous diversity conferences and programs. Ramapo's commitment to diversity and inclusion is infused across all facets of the College; where the environment is welcoming, dedicated to social justice, respectful of freedom of expression, focused on educating and having an ongoing conversation regarding cultural competence and the benefits and importance of diversity.
Internal Number: 120135541
About Ramapo College of New Jersey
"Ranked by U.S. News & World Report as sixth in the Best Regional Universities North category for public institutions, Ramapo College of New Jersey is sometimes mistaken for a private college. This is, in part, due to its unique interdisciplinary academic structure, its size of approximately 6,008 students and its pastoral setting in the foothills of the Ramapo Mountains on the New Jersey/New York border.Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor's degrees in the arts, business, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include nursing and social work. In addition, Ramapo College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels. The College also offers six graduate programs as well as articulated programs with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New York Chiropractic College, New York University College of Dentistry, SUNY State College of Optometry and New York College of Podiatric Medicine."