Licensed Professional Counselor I

Updated: over 1 year ago
Job Type: PartTime
Deadline: The position may have been removed or expired!

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Type of Position:
Clinical Staff - Psychiatry

Job Type:


Work Shift:

Day Shift (United States of America)

Sponsorship Available:


Institution Name:

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving patient care and the lives of Arkansans.
The safety of our team members at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is our top priority. For this reason, successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 or have an approved medical or religious exemption on file with our Student & Employee Health Services dept. UAMS will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance.

UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks (available for benefits eligible positions only ):

  • Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for qualifying staff and family
  • Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)
  • Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS
  • Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000
  • Career Training and Educational Opportunities
  • Merchant Discounts
  • Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy

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Summary of Job Duties:

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The Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant II (ECMHC II) will serve as a consultant to early childcare providers, educators, families, physicians and others. The ECMHC II is culturally competent and an expert in the promotion of positive early childhood mental health. The ECMHC II will possess skills that include a thorough knowledge of early childhood development coupled with an understanding of family dynamics and relationship building on an individual/family, provider, and community level. They hold strong expertise in the role of the EMCHC II and are equipped to support their peers. They are equipped to take on special projects in ECMH II (beyond consultation), such as parenting support, trauma-informed care training and reflective practice groups. This position will represent UAMS in a positive and professional manner and adhere to all best practices, guidelines, policies and procedures as established.


Minimum Qualifications (Essential for the job – the applicant must possess at the time of hire)

Education, general:

Master’s degree in in a mental health related field, e.g. counseling, psychology, social work, marriage and family counseling and 5 years of experience in the area of early childhood development, early care and education, and early childhood mental health.

Licenses, certificates, or registration

  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be licensed (or license eligibility) in a Mental Health field or eligible in the State of Arkansas.

Special knowledge, abilities and skills:

  • Strong attention to detail; ability to work on multiple tasks and meet deadlines;
  • Excellent PC skills with demonstrated experience using Microsoft Office Package (MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Outlook); internet;
  • Training and public speaking skills;
  • Strong written and verbal skills.
  • Experience with virtual learning modalities (e.g. Zoom)

Additional Information:

Salary Information:

Commensurate with Education and Experience

Required Documents to Apply:

List of three Professional References (name, email, business title), Resume

Optional Documents:

License or Certificate (see special instructions for submission instructions), Proof of Veteran Status

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Recruitment Contact Information:

Please contact [email protected]  for any recruiting related questions.

All application materials must be uploaded to the University of Arkansas System Career Site  

Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.

Pre-employment Screening Requirements:

Criminal Background Check, Motor Vehicle Reports Check

This position is subject to pre-employment screening (criminal background, drug testing, and/or education verification). A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant except as provided by law. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity.  The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law. 

Constant Physical Activity:


Frequent Physical Activity:


Occasional Physical Activity:


Benefits Eligible:


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