Department of Wellness and Psychological Services
Student Affairs

MacEwan University inspires students through a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Located in culturally enriched, downtown Edmonton, our comprehensive undergraduate university offers over 65 programs to 19,000 full- and part-time students. With a dedication to teaching excellence informed by scholarly research and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to environmental sustainability and opportunities for community engagement. In support of faculty professional development, unique and enhanced services are provided through the Centre for the Advancement of Faculty Excellence (CAFÉ).

The Department of Wellness and Psychological Services, Student Life in the Student Services Division invites applications for one full-time probationary Counsellor/Psychologist.

The successful candidate is responsible for the following tasks: provision of professional assessment and counselling services to students who are seeking solutions to personal, career and educational concerns; facilitation of group workshops; participation in applied research and development activities; liaison with staff and faculty as needed; and participation in regular department or other Student Affairs meetings. Travel between local campuses may be required.

Ideally, candidates will hold a graduate degree in Counselling Psychology, and be registered with the College of Alberta Psychologists. Provisionally Registered Psychologists will also be considered. Knowledge and experience working within a post-secondary institution in a professional psychologist/counselling role with diverse adult learners is desirable. Demonstrated success working within a multidisciplinary team, applying exceptional communication and problem solving skills, modelling flexibility, showing initiative and process thinking or mapping are also critical.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae to

Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Catherine Davis-Herbert, Executive Director of Student Affairs: or 780-497-4575.

This position is included under the Faculty Association collective agreement.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Professional Resource Faculty
Salary Commensurate with education and years of related experience. The range for initial placement in this position is $66,892 - $88,951.
Closing Date November 30, 2015
Competition No. 15.11.143
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Human Resources Department
University Services Centre
Rm. 10-600, 10700 - 104 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

Fax: (780) 497-5430
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