Department Psychiatry-Centr of Excel-STEP - 412211
Posting Open Date 04/22/2021
Open Until Filled Yes
Position Type Permanent Faculty
Working Title Clinical Instructor - LCSW
Appointment Type Fixed Term Faculty
Vacancy ID FAC0003495
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Hours per week
Proposed Start Date 06/21/2021
Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit
The Department of Psychiatry and the University of North Carolina at Chapel
Hill School of Medicine is seeking a full-time (1.0 FTE), fixed-term
position at the Clinical Instructor level at our outpatient clinic in
Carrboro, NC. The STEP Clinic provides comprehensive psychiatric and recovery
services to approximately 700 individuals, including individuals with severe
and persistent mental illness. Role responsibilities for this professional
• Provide evidence-based psychotherapy services to adults with psychotic
disorders, mood disorders, substance use disorders and other psychiatric
• Complete comprehensive clinical assessments for diagnosis and treatment
• Collaborate with other professionals in our Center for Excellence in
Community Mental Health including our co-located Primary Care Clinic,
Community Resource Court, Individualized Placement and Support team and
Assertive Community Treatment team.
• Participate in clinic and health system continuous quality improvement
• Provide education to patients and families around issues related to
adaptation to the patient's diagnosis, illness, treatment and/or life
• Maintain working knowledge of and liaison with community agencies and
• Carry out other duties as assigned.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Applicant must hold a Master's Degree in Social Work.
Preferred Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience
LCSW full licensure is preferred; LCSW-A may be considered. At least two years
of experience with persons with severe and persistent mental illness is
required. Must have a strong commitment to the right and ability of each
person with a severe and persistent mental illness to live in normal community
residences; work in market jobs; and have access to helpful, adequate,
competent, and continuous support services. Skills and competence to establish
supportive, trusting relationships with persons with severe and persistent
mental illnesses and respect for client rights and personal preferences in
treatment are essential.
Special Physical/Mental Requirements
Campus Security Authority Responsibilities
Interested candidates may apply by going to
https:// unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/191231 and attaching curriculum vitae and
a copy of NC licensure.
Quick Link https: // unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/191231
Department Contact Name and Title Laura Catherine Newton, HR Consultant
Department Contact Telephone or Email LauraNewton@med.unc.edu
Academic Personnel Office Contact Information
If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about
the application process, please contact the University's Executive Vice
Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to
Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able
to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.
If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department
notify the Department Contact.
Equal Opportunity Employer Statement
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and
affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender,
gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin,
race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Curriculum Vitae / Resume
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