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Counsellor - Full-Time (Term)

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Job Title Counsellor - Full-Time (Term)
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Position Details
Do you have passion for providing mental health services and supports? Do you love to work as a member of a high performance team?

The University of Lethbridge requires a Counsellor, working in Counselling Services, to commence work as soon as possible which is a full-time, continuing position.

Reporting to the Director of Student Wellness, Counsellors provide a variety of services to students, including:
  • Personal counselling
  • Group counselling services
  • Psycho-educational workshops, and
  • Mental health trainings

Note: The successful candidate will be required to provide a satisfactory Criminal Record Check as well as Vulnerable Sector Check.

The University of Lethbridge is undertaking a job classification and compensation review for Administrative Professional Officer (APO) positions. As such, the salary range currently assigned for this position may be adjusted as a result of this project.
Position Qualifications
Applicants must have a Master’s degree, preferably in Counselling Psychology or related discipline, as well as registration with an appropriate professional body. A minimum of 2 years post-masters counselling experience is preferred.


The successful candidate will have:
  • A strong commitment to service for students
  • A strong interest in working with students in a post-secondary educational institution
  • Demonstrated counselling skills, strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • The ability to work as a part of a team

Starting Salary Range (at 1.0 FTE) $70,981.05 - $89,293.94 annually
Full Salary Range (at 1.0 FTE) $70,981.05 - $107,606.84 annually (APO - Grade 4)
Campus Lethbridge
Employment Group APO
Position Category
Posting Detail Information

Open Date 06/07/2024
Close Date 06/23/2024
Open Until Filled
Desired Start Date 07/15/2024
Position End Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicants
Employment Equity
The University of Lethbridge invites applications from all qualified candidates; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given preference.

The University of Lethbridge is committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment, including through all aspects of the hiring process. If you require support during the hiring process, please contact Human Resources at human.resources@uleth.ca so that accommodations can be put in place to support you. All private information received in relation to your request for support will be kept confidential, only information required to facilitate the accommodation will be shared with the selection committee.

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. References
  2. Additional Documents