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The University of Colorado Boulder Athletic department encourages applications for a Licensed Athletic Counselor with a Multicultural Focus! This position will assist the Director, Associate Director, and Assistant Director in the delivery of general psychological services to student-athletes as well as provide consultation and training to coaches, athletic department staff, and student-athletes within the realm of psychological services and diversity, equity and inclusion.
For this position, we are seeking candidates whose background, expertise and dedication reflect the work within and among Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) student-athletes, and understand the impact that experiences of marginalization, inequality, and prejudice can have on student-athletes, and are experienced in therapy, consultation, and outreach to address, and/or minimize this impact.
Part of this role will focus on engaging athletic and campus colleagues in developing relationships and programming to engage and improve BIPOC student-athletes’ experiences in athletics and on campus. Staff from both the Center for Psychological Health and Performance and within athletics will partner in this work and it is intended as an ongoing team effort. This position will partner closely with the athletic department’s Associate Athletic Director for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion; Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Council; and campus’ Office of Diversity, Equity, and Community Engagement. Additionally, the Athletics Counselor will have experience in diversity and inclusion programming and clinical expertise in working with traditionally under-resourced populations.
Who We Are
As one of 34 U.S. public research institutions belonging to the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU)—and the only member in the Rocky Mountain region—our goal at CU Boulder is to directly affect Colorado communities through collaborative research, innovation, and entrepreneurship. Our faculty, staff, and students work with the broader community to establish outstanding connections that have lasting outcomes—both across Colorado and around the world.
What We Can Offer
The salary range is $65,000 – $80,000 annually.
Additional Compensation Details:
Relocation is available within department guidelines. Additional Athletics benefits include: Athletic Event Tickets: Per Athletic Department Policy and NCAA regulations, Nike Elite Employee Benefit: Per Nike Elite Policy.
The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment.
What We Require
Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology or Clinical Psychology, Counseling, or Social Work. Doctorate degree may substitute for experience.
At least three years of clinical experience and licensed as a counselor or social worker, OR license-eligible and ability to obtain license in the State of Colorado within six (6) months of employment.
Experience in multi-cultural counseling and work with clients from a diverse set of backgrounds and under-resourced communities.
To apply, please submit the following materials online at: https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/?jobId=49766
1. A current resume.
2, A cover letter that specifically tells us how your background and experience align with the requirements, qualifications, and responsibilities of the position.
We may request references at a later time.
Please apply by July 26, 2023 for consideration.
Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, please apply through CU Boulder Jobs.
To apply for this job please visit jobs.colorado.edu.