We value personal growth and development and encourage employees and students to apply for new opportunities within our PLNU community.
The Masters of Clinical Counseling is seeking candidates for the upcoming school year. Responsibilities begin mid-August. Academic rank will be based on degrees and experience. The compensation level depends upon the education and experience of the appointee. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS At the time of completing the application, you will need the following documents to upload:
2 Letters of References (for confidential references, have letters sent to the Department Chair)
3 Teacher Evaluations (if available)
PLNU is a vibrant Christian liberal arts university in the evangelical, Wesleyan tradition with an undergraduate and graduate student body of around 4000 including over 40% students of color. PLNU seeks to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber, skilled in the practice of teaching and scholarship. In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide quality educational and employment opportunities, PLNU actively encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups in higher education.
Point Loma Nazarene University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices or procedures. In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide quality educational and employment opportunities, PLNU actively encourages applications from members of all underrepresented groups in higher education.
Qualified applicants should have an advanced degree in psychology or a closely related field. Since this is a program that meets academic requirements for licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist and/or a Licensed Professional Counselor, the applicant should be licensed and have experience practicing psychology occupationally.
Ph.D., Psy.D., Ed.D. preferred; MA/MS accepted with evidence of specialized experience.
Experience in professional organizations related to psychology.
Experience in supervising MFT/PCC practicum students.
Commitment to teach excellence required. A minimum of one-year teaching experience in higher education preferred.
Evidence of Christian commitment and active church involvement.
A thorough commitment to the religious and educational goals of the university.
Ability to learn the Canvas online system for student grading.
Ability to successfully interact with students, other educators, and educational institution representatives, and the general public in a professional manner.
Internal Number: R0002418
About Point Loma Nazarene University
PLNU offers graduate degrees, certificates, and credentials designed for working adults who strive for purposeful work. With part-time and full-time programs based in San Diego, as well as hybrid and online options, you’ll be able to find an academic path that prepares you for the career you want or are pursuing.
PLNU's MACC, leading to an MFT or LPCC license, prepares you to work in what CNNMoney calls “One of the best jobs in America.”
As a private practice therapist, marriage counselor, spiritual life director or life coach, church counseling or community mental health director, or addiction recovery clinician — among many other growing careers — you can help others and yourself experience lasting transformation.