Student Success & Wellness Counsellor/Counselling Supervisor

York University is known for championing new ways of thinking that drive teaching and research excellence. Our 53,000 students receive the education they need to create big ideas that make an impact on the world. Meaningful and sometimes unexpected careers result from cross-discipline programming, innovative course design and diverse experiential learning opportunities. York students and graduates push limits, achieve goals and find solutions to the world’s most pressing social challenges, empowered by a strong community that opens minds. York U is an internationally recognized research university – our 11 faculties and 24 research centres have partnerships with 200+ leading universities worldwide.

In this role you will help students to develop and fulfill their personal and academic potential while at law school through the provision of counselling, advising, referrals, wellness, and crisis intervention services. You will provide supervision to interns, residence fellows and peer support mentors as they provide direct service to students, consultation to faculty and staff, and outreach activities. You will also play a key role in advancing an inclusive campus environment through program and policy development and implementation.

To be considered for this opportunity, you will bring the following:


A Masters or PhD in Clinical and/or Counselling Psychology or related field or MSW (Master of Social Work) is required. Juris Doctor is an asset. Also required is registration with the College of Psychologists of Ontario, the College of Psychotherapists of Ontario, or the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers, or holds the designation of “Canadian Certified Counsellor” from the Canadian Counselling & Psychotherapy Association. In addition, you will bring a minimum of five (5) years relevant professional planning, design, development, construction, coordination and project management experience. Experience in architecture, engineering, construction and capital projects or similar type experience is preferred. Experience working in a post-secondary institute would be an asset.


For full position details and to apply to this exciting opportunity visit and refer to posting CPM-12173.

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