Job opportunity with SFU: Associate Director, Counselling

Posted on July 31st, 2017

Simon Fraser University Health & Counselling Services is seeking an Associate Director of Counselling.

Position Outline:

Reporting to the Director, Health & Counselling, the Associate Director, Counselling is responsible for managing the programs and services of the Counselling unit of Health & Counselling Services across the Simon Fraser University campuses. Provides leadership to a group of professional Counselling staff, participates in the development and administration of operating budgets, facilitates communication and collaboration between the Counselling team and the Health Clinic and Health Promotion teams, liaises with faculty and staff within the University Community as well as with community agencies, external colleagues, associations, and stakeholders.


  • Doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology or Counselling Psychology, with five years registration with the College of Psychologists of B.C. and five years related experience which includes experience providing individual and group counselling, clinical supervision of professional counselling staff, management of multi-disciplinary teams, and experience with a systemic approach in mental health promotion or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Excellent team management, clinical case management and clinical counselling skills.
  • Excellent human resource and financial management skills.
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, conflict management, problem-solving, and communication (oral and written) skills.

Apply here by 4:30 p.m. on August 9, 2017.


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