The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Social Worker - Licensed Master or Clinical Social Worker

Hiring department Cmhc
Monthly salary $3,959+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 17-10-03-01-1517
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

None provided

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


To provide a variety of clinical, assessment, and referral services to students at the University of Texas Counseling and Mental Health Center, as part of the Brief Access and Referral Team.

Essential Functions

Triage clients by conducting brief clinical assessments to determine level of care and disposition. Coordinates referrals between CMHC and university or community service providers. Reviews client record to determine the progress, effectiveness, and appropriateness of treatment services offered. Maintains current, accurate and timely clinical documentation in accordance with state and federal law, professional ethics, and Counseling and Mental Health Center, CMHC, policies. Attend and participate in departmental and division meetings and staff development programs as assigned. Provide short-term individual and group counseling, crisis intervention services to undergraduate and graduate students.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Masters Degree in Counseling, Counseling Psychology, Clinical Psychology, or Social Work or other degree which meets eligibility requirement in Texas for licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor or Licensed Clinical Social Worker; and licensed (e.g. LMSW, LCSW); must be able to obtain licensure in Texas within one year if licensed in another state. Two years post-masters clinical experience in college or university counseling center or other relevant clinical setting. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience working in a college or university counseling center or outpatient mental health setting. Two years experience in providing brief individual therapy, crisis intervention, group therapy, care coordination and case management. Demonstrated ability to work effectively and collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team integrating both a medical model and a developmental perspective. Demonstrated ability to work effectively with campus personnel, such as professionals in academic affairs and other students services providers. Experience in developing and implementing outreach programs. Training and experience in clinical supervision. Demonstrated ability to work within a large system, and to participate and collaborate effectively in a large mental health services agency. Experience providing culturally competent treatment to a diverse client population. Excellent verbal and communication skills. Licensed as a Clinical Social Worker for two years.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation

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