Charter College of EducationPosition:
Division of Special Education & Counseling
Lecturer/Clinical Supervisor in School-Based Family Counseling: An instructor to supervise candidates in the counseling of children, couples and families utilizing strategies and techniques of family systems theory; practical experience designed to enhance candidates’ clinical skills as family counselors. Temporary faculty position with the possibility of renewal for additional semesters.
On-going. Positions will be filled as needed for each academic semester.
Applicant must have an appropriate degree from an accredited university (bachelor’s degree and substantial teaching experience for lower division courses; master’s degree for upper division undergraduate courses; doctoral degree, or master’s degree and substantial teaching experience for graduate courses). Experience in coaching and supervising candidates in fieldwork.
Knowledge of 1) counseling and psychotherapeutic theories and techniques, including the counseling process in a multicultural society, an orientation to wellness and prevention, counseling theories to assist in selection of appropriate counseling interventions, models of counseling consistent with current professional research and practice, development of a personal model of counseling, and multidisciplinary responses to crises, emergencies, and disasters; and 2) Advanced counseling and psychotherapeutic theories and techniques, including the application of counseling constructs, assessment and treatment planning, clinical interventions, therapeutic relationships, psychopathology, or other clinical topics.
Previous experience teaching at the university level.
Will supervise and instruct candidates on Saturdays from 8:00 – 1:00 in the Counseling Lab as they work with families.
Initial salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
California State University, Los Angeles (Cal State LA) is the premier comprehensive public university in the heart of Los Angeles. Cal State LA is ranked number one in the United States for the upward mobility of its students. The University is dedicated to engagement, service, and the public good, offering nationally recognized programs in science, the arts, business, criminal justice, engineering, nursing, education, and the humanities. Founded in 1947, Cal State LA serves more than 28,000 students and more than 240,000 distinguished alumni. A majority of the University’s alumni live in the Los Angeles region, enriching their communities and contributing to the vitality of the local economy. Cal State LA is focused on developing a new bioscience entrepreneurial ecosystem in the Los Angeles and San Gabriel Valley regions through partnerships with local business. To provide increased educational opportunities, Cal State LA recently opened a campus in downtown Los Angeles that offers graduate and undergraduate programs, as well as professional development and certificate programs. The university is home to the critically acclaimed Luckman Fine Arts Complex, Pat Brown Institute for Public Affairs, Hertzberg-Davis Forensic Science Center, Hydrogen Research and Fueling Facility, Billie Jean King Sports Complex and the TV, Film and Media Center.
The Division of Special Education & Counseling is located in the Charter College of Education. It is home to the education specialist credential and master’s programs and the Master of Science in counseling programs including applied behavior analysis, school counseling, school psychology and rehabilitation counseling.
Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vita, official transcripts, three letters of recommendation and the University’s Application for Academic Employment Form.
Employment contingent upon proof of eligibility to work in the United States.
Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Address applications, required documentation and/or requests for information to:
Mitch Fryling, Chair
Division of Special Education and Counseling, KH C1064
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032-8171
Please address all questions to the division chair Mitch Fryling at: [email protected] or 323-343-4400
Note: The person holding this position is considered a "mandated reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
In addition to meeting fully its obligations under federal and state law, Cal State LA is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can live, work and learn in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual. To that end, all qualified individuals will receive equal consideration without regard to economic status, race, ethnicity, color, religion, marital status, pregnancy, national origin or cultural background, political views, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, age, disability, disabled veteran or Vietnam era veteran status.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/TITLE IX EMPLOYER
Upon request, reasonable accommodation will be provided to individuals with protected disabilities to (a) complete the employment process and (b) perform essential job functions when this does not cause undue hardship.