University of Utah Staff Specialist in Salt Lake City, Utah

Details

Open Date 04/11/2017

Requisition Number PRN06737N

Job Title Staff Specialist

Working Title Interim Group Facilitator

Job Grade UGR

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Care Job Code? No

Type Non Benefited Staff / Student

Temporary? No

Standard Hours per Week 1.5 - 9 hours/week

Full Time or Part Time? Part Time

Shift Variable

Work Schedule Summary

Various – may include daytime and/or evening hours.

Is this a work study job? No

VP Area Health Sciences

Department 00865 - Psychiatry - Adult Clinical

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range $15.00 - $22.00 - depending on degree, experience and qualifications

Close Date

NOTE: May close at anytime. 07/11/2017

Job Summary

Substance abuse services offer free groups for individuals awaiting county-funded substance abuse treatment services.

Responsibilities

Part-time co-facilitators work with individuals who have a substance abuse problem and may have a history of involvement in the criminal justice system. Facilitators guide the group process and assist members in giving support to one another.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology or sociology and/or currently in a certification program forSUDCand/orMSWstudent,CMHCstudent, or Ph.D. clinical or counseling psychology student. Graduate students are accepted.

Masters degree or mental health licenses are not required.

Preferences

-Interest in working with individuals with substance abuse problems.

-Comfortable working with people who have a history of involvement in the criminal justice system.

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to applicants, consistent with University policy and Utah state law. To inquire about this posting, email: employment@utah.edu or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: oeo@umail.utah.edu .

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801) 581-7447.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.