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Coordinator of Alcohol and Drug Education Services
Western New England University

Date Posted Jul. 11, 2018
Title Coordinator of Alcohol and Drug Education Services
University Western New England University
Department Counseling Services
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Springfield, MA
    United States
  • Professional Staff
  • Health Services
    Counseling Services
    Student Services

Coordinator of Alcohol and Drug Education Services

Western New England University is seeking applicants for the position of Coordinator of Alcohol and Drug Education Services. This person will provide alcohol/drug assessments, treatment, and/or referrals for students using evidence-based practices including BASICS and Motivational Interviewing. Additionally, the Coordinator will collaborate with other campus constituencies to provide campus-wide educational programming, and will periodically coordinate the administration of the CORE Survey. Given the nature of this position, strong interpersonal and collaborative skills are a necessity.

Qualifications include a Master’s degree in counseling or related mental health field plus knowledge of late adolescent/early adult developmental issues. Must possess license or certificate in addiction counseling and/or alcohol and other drug counseling, or licensure in a mental health related field with a well-defined specialty in AOD counseling in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Previous AOD related experience in a university/college setting and two or more years of post-graduate, supervised counseling experience is preferred. This is a full-time academic year position.

Western New England University is a private, independent, coeducational institution founded in 1919. Located on an attractive 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, Western New England University serves 3,800 students, including more than 2,600 full-time undergraduate students. Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered through Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, and Pharmacy, and School of Law.

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  • Western New England University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome candidates whose background may contribute to the further diversification of our community.

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