Counselor 7799BR National Technical Institute for the Deaf NTID Substance & Addiction Intervention Svcs for the Deaf
Detailed Job Description
Meet with and provide indicated prevention and/or intervention services to Deaf/HH students and individuals from the greater Rochester community
Complete projects/tasks/activities as outlined in the annual OASAS WorkPlan
Provide group and one on one counseling to clients at Norris Clinic
Maintain communication with campus partners and community service providers in order to coordinate services
Maintain log of all related activities for statistical reporting to funders
Design and produce educational materials matching language skills of the people we serve
Participate in community and campus events promoting prevention strategies and information
Other duties as assigned
Department/College Description Substance and Addiction Intervention Services for the Deaf (SAISD) provides alcohol, tobacco and other-drug (ATOD) information/referral, prevention education, intervention, cross-disability professional, consultation and training/support to treatment services. SAISD is a part of the Department of Student and Academic Services at National Technical Institute for the Deaf at Rochester Institute of Technology. SAISD has been a part of NTID/RIT since 1979.
Minimum Qualifications This position requires a minimum of the following:
BSW or BA/BS in Education, Counseling or related human services field
ASL fluency or comfortable conversational ASL skills, knowledge of Deaf culture
Professional Area: Employment Category: Fulltime Staff Job Function:Wage Band: 118A
How to Apply In order to be considered for this position, you must apply for it at: http://careers.rit.edu/staff. Click the link for search openings and in the keyword search field, enter the title of the position or the BR number.
Rochester Institute of Technology, the 10th largest private university in the U.S., is among the worlds leading technological universities. Its 18,000 undergraduate and graduate students from all 50 states and more than 100 countries are enrolled in over 200 academic programs, including 7 interdisciplinary Ph.D. programs. A pioneer in experiential education, RIT was the first to offer undergraduate degree programs in biotechnology, information technology, software engineering, and microelectronic engineering. As home to the National Technical Institute for the Deaf, the university offers unparalleled academic opportunities and services for the deaf and hard-of-hearing. Founded in 1829, RIT has 115,000 alumni throughout the United States and around the world. RIT has been named by the Chronicle of Higher Education as one of the 'Great Colleges to Work For.' RIT is a National Science Foundation ADVANCE Institutional Transformation site, and is responsive to the needs of dual-career couples through the Upstate NY Higher Education Recruitment Consortium. For more information, visit www.rit.edu/overview/rankings-and-recognition and www.rit.edu.
As a member of the RIT community employees receive a well-balanced benefits package that offers a variety of choices and access to additional employment advantages. These benefits, combined with an employees pay, provide a total compensation package that can be tailored to meet your needs. More on RITs Benefits, Health & Wellness program can be found at: https://www.rit.edu/fa/humanresources/content/benefits-health-and-wellness
RIT does not discriminate. RIT is an equal opportunity employer that promotes and values diversity, pluralism, and inclusion. For more information or inquiries, please visit RIT/TitleIX or the U.S. Department of Education at ED.Gov
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Founded in 1829, Rochester Institute of Technology is a diverse and collaborative community of engaged, socially conscious, and intellectually curious minds. Through creativity and innovation, and an intentional blending of technology, the arts and design, we provide exceptional individuals with a wide range of academic opportunities, including a leading research program and an internationally recognized education for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. Beyond our main campus in Rochester, New York, RIT has international campuses in China, Croatia, Dubai, and Kosovo. And with more than 19,000 students and more than 125,000 graduates from all 50 states and over 100 nations, RIT is driving progress in industries and communities around the world. Find out more at www.rit.edu .