Manager, Single Session

University of Alberta

This place is excluded from the bargaining unit.

In accordance with the Handbook of Phrases and Circumstances of Employment for Administration and Skilled Workers (Excluded) , this full-time persevering with place presents a complete advantages package deal discovered at School & Workers Advantages and whole compensation vary of $74,948 $140,619 (base wage: $74,948-124,918 and Complement: $12,917)

Location – North Campus, Edmonton. This position is hybrid with a mixture of distant and in particular person.

Working for the College of Alberta

The College of Alberta acknowledges that we’re positioned on Treaty 6 territory, and respects the histories, languages and cultures of First Nations, Métis, Inuit and all First Peoples of Canada, whose presence continues to counterpoint our vibrant group.

The College of Alberta is teeming with change makers, group builders, and world shapers who lead with goal each day. We’re house to greater than 40,000 college students in 200+ undergraduate and 500+ graduate applications, over 13,000 school and employees, 260,000 alumni worldwide and have been acknowledged as one in all Canada’s Greenest Employers for over a decade.

Your work can have a significant affect on an interesting cross part of individuals—from our college students and stakeholders, to our famend researchers and innovators who’re fairly actually curing illnesses, making discoveries and producing options that make the world more healthy, safer, stronger, and extra simply.

Division abstract

Affiliated with the Dean of College students’ Well being & Wellness Companies on the College of Alberta, Counselling & Scientific Companies (CCS) supplies psychological well being companies to college students, together with short-term counselling, group remedy, and psychoeducational workshops. We offer superior coaching to Doctoral Psychology college students by way of our CPA accredited Doctoral Residency, and prepare and supervise Masters stage college students in counselling psychology. CCS additionally supplies academic outreach and session servcies to the broader College group.

We wish to welcome you right into a caring and balanced office tradition, one which endeavors to assist your wants as you discover your home on our collaborative staff of psychologists, psychiatrists, nurses, and different serving to professionals. Your ardour for working with college students from numerous backgrounds and/or identities that will embrace: BIPOC, LGBTQ2S+, Indigenous individuals, neurodiverse, worldwide college students, mature college students, college students with disabilities and so forth, will probably be matched by our pleasure and dedication to nurture and uplift this essential work! Our staff will assist you with common group case session, and weekly peer assist conferences, as you assist college students with a variety of psychological well being challenges and wishes. And we gladly provide paid time away for skilled coaching to advertise your ongoing progress and enhancement of remedy practices and supervision. 

Place abstract

That is an thrilling alternative to assist construct a brand new form of counselling service along with us at CCS, and mix your ardour for counselling along with your need to professionally assist and nurture the only session therapists you can be managing!

Reporting to the Director of CCS, the Supervisor,Single Session is being employed to advance the creation, implementation, and ongoing managment of the brand new single session counselling service at CCS. Together with the Director and the Affiliate Director of CCS, the Supervisor, Single Session will probably be integral in preliminary growth and creation of the service, in addition to helping in hiring the employees who will carry out the vast majority of the only session counselling. Sturdy abilities in planning, organizing, and collaboration are very important to the success of this position. Earlier expertise with totally different modes of single session counselling companies is right.

As soon as the only session service is operational, the Supervisor, Single Session is accountable for the oversight and administration of the only session counselling service and employees. The Supervisor, Single Session can have empathic and affected person interpersonal abilities, with a deal with employees assist and growth, with a purpose to present each scientific and organizational supervision to the employees of 4-6 Single Session therapists.

The candidate can even have the chance to offer some single session, and to a lesser extent extra conventional, counselling companies. The candidate will probably be snug working inside a short-term, single session remedy framework. The candidate will probably be expert working with a variety of psychological well being challenges and with a range of shopper identities.

The Supervisor, Single Session might contribute some outreach/session companies to the broader college group. This place works inside an interdisciplinary staff setting composed of psychologists, psychiatrists, nurses, Doctoral Residents and Masters Practicum college students, social employees, and administrative assist employees.

We strongly encourage BIPOC individuals, and others from any fairness deserving group(s), to use.


  • Administration of Single Session employees and companies, and related administrative duties (50% of time). Have interaction in common, ongoing conferences with employees to supply peer assist, scientific session, navigation {of professional} moral dilemmas, and interpretation {of professional} and legislative paperwork of curiosity.
  • Collaborate with the Director and Affiliate Director to plan and implement ongoing program analysis for the only session service, service planning, statistics, and so on.
  • Handle HR duties for the Single Session staff, together with sick/trip/skilled growth day administration, go away administration, efficiency opinions, dealing with of shopper complaints, and efficiency administration.
  • The Manger supplies single session primarily based counselling interventions for psychological well being considerations, and counselling for sub-clinical psychological well being considerations (50% of time).
  • Present protected and affirming counselling expertise for varied minoritized and/or marginalized college students, together with, 2SLGBTQ college students, indigenous college students, worldwide college students, and so on.
  • Develop and facilitate occasional in-person or telehealth/digital group remedy and psycho-educational workshops.
  • Develop and ship occasional in-services, shows, and coaching modules.
  • Supply some consultations to College of Alberta stakeholders (School, employees, scholar associations, residences, and so on) on supporting scholar psychological well being and repair navigation, and collaborate with stakeholders on creating well being and wellness programming.

Minimal {Qualifications}

  • Grasp’s diploma in a regulated psychological well being program together with however not restricted to Counselling or Scientific Psychology, and Scientific Social Work
  • Registered or Licensed psychological well being skilled, and member in good standing, inside a regulated skilled physique together with however not restricted to: School of Alberta Psychologists, Alberta School of Social Staff
  • No less than three years post-registration expertise in counselling
  • No less than two years expertise in supervising and managing counselling companies
  • Foundational information of counselling concept and practices, developmental psychology, social psychology, irregular psychology, persona concept, and so on.
  • A need to work in a collaborative staff setting
  • A private {and professional} dedication to constructing extra fairness, range, and inclusion in psychology, and likewise CCS office and companies
  • Expertise, and extra specialised coaching, counselling with numerous and fairness in search of teams like Indigenous peoples, racialized minorities, 2SLGBTQ of us, folks with disabilities, and newcomers and/or Worldwide college students
  • Potential to satisfy and seek the advice of as a member of a staff of pros about purchasers of explicit concern or problem
  • Skilled legal responsibility insurance coverage
  • Wonderful oral and written communication abilities
  • Familiarity and adherence to the Well being Professions Act, Well being Data Act, Freedom of Data and Safety of Privateness Act, CAP Requirements of Apply, Canadian Code of Ethics for Psychologists, and the CAP Apply Tips for Psychologists
  • Consolation working with expertise like Microsoft Workplace and Google Apps, video conferencing software program reminiscent of Zoom, Digital Information Administration methods for documentation and appointment bookings, and so on.

Most popular {Qualifications}

  • 5 or extra years of expertise post-registration in counselling
  • 5 or extra years expertise in supervising and managing counselling companies
  • Information and expertise of single session strategy to counselling, and answer centered and/or narrative approaches to counselling as they relate to single session work
  • Lived-experience as a member of an fairness deserving group reminiscent of BIPOC, 2SLGBTQ of us, folks with disabilities, is a robust asset
  • A second language is a robust asset
  • Potential to design and perform program evaluations

The College of Alberta is dedicated to Fairness, Variety and Inclusivity (Strategic Plan for EDI ) and to reconciliation (Indigenous Strategic Plan ).

The right way to Apply 

To have your utility thought of, please choose the Apply On-line icon under and submit the next: 

  • Cowl letter and resume (connect underneath “Resume & Cowl Letter (submitted as one doc)”)
  • An EDI (Fairness, Variety, Inclusion) assertion on how the candidate intends to include ideas of Fairness, Variety and Inclusivity (EDI) into their work (connect underneath “EDI Philosophy”)

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