Clinical Assistant Professor – Staff Psychologist: TEACCH Autism Program– Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina.

The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina has an opening for a Staff Psychologist at our TEACCH Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.  The Staff Psychologist will hold a position as Clinical Assistant Professor (fixed-term faculty), in the Department of Psychiatry, UNC School of Medicine.

The TEACCH Autism Program began in 1972 as a system of university-based regional centers to serve children, adolescents and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families. As part of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the program has an active clinical, teaching, and research program. TEACCH operates seven community regional clinics across the state and a vocational/residential facility for adults with ASD.  Each center offers a set of core services along with unique demonstration programs meeting the needs of individuals with ASD, their families, and professionals across the state of North Carolina.  TEACCH is part of the North Carolina Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) program and faculty are actively involved in student and professional training activities within the state, nation, and across the world. All TEACCH programs are coordinated through a central administration and research unit in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

This position is located in Charlotte, NC.   Responsibilities include a diagnostic and treatment caseload, community consultation, and delivery of local, national, and international training programs. Clinical supervision may also be expected. In keeping with the overall mission of TEACCH, the psychologist will also participate in research or the development of innovative care models in addition to clinical and training activities.  This position is open beginning September 1, 2018 and recruitment is ongoing until filled.

Minimum requirements for this position include previous clinical training and experience in assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder, completion of an APA-accredited PhD/PsyD clinical, school or related doctoral program, and completion of an APA-accredited internship. Candidates must be licensed or license eligible as a psychologist in the state of North Carolina.  Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.

Interested candidates may apply by going to http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/129486 and attaching an up to date curriculum vitae and a letter of application. In addition, three letters of reference should be submitted to the Chair of the Search Committee, Charlotte TEACCH Staff Psychologist Search, TEACCH Autism Program, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB#7180, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7180 or the letters may be emailed to Rebecca_Mabe@med.unc.edu.  The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Clinical Instructor (Autism Specialist) – Openings available in Asheville, Greensboro, Raleigh (2 openings) and Wilmington.

The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina has openings for Autism Specialists at our TEACCH Centers in Asheville, Greensboro, Raleigh (2 openings) and Wilmington. The Autism Specialist will hold a position as Clinical Instructor (fixed-term faculty), in the Department of Psychiatry, UNC School of Medicine.

The TEACCH Autism Program began in 1972 as a system of university-based regional centers to serve children, adolescents and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families. As part of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, TEACCH has active clinical, teaching, and research programs. TEACCH operates 7 community regional clinics across the state, a Supported Employment program and a vocational/residential facility for adults with ASD.

Responsibilities for the position include developing and implementing diagnostic, intervention, and consultation programs for individuals with ASD across the lifespan. The position also includes providing professional development training and consultation programs locally, nationally and internationally.

Previous clinical training and experience in assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders preferred.   Requires completion of a master’s degree in social work, speech language pathology, occupational therapy, counseling or related discipline.

*NOTE* Only candidates licensed or license eligible as a LPC, LCSW, LMFT, SLP, or OT in the state of North Carolina will be considered for these positions.  License must be obtained within six months of hire. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Interested candidates may apply by going to the following links:

Please attach an up to date curriculum vitae and a letter of application.  Two letters of reference may be sent to Chair of the Search Committee, Autism Specialist Search, 100 Renee Lynne Court, CB#7180, Carrboro, NC 27510 or the letters may be emailed to Rebecca_Mabe@med.unc.edu

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

TEACCH’s Supported Employment Program provides job coaching and support to adults across the spectrum enabling them to get and keep meaningful employment. The Supported Employment Program has two major service areas, one in the Triangle area and the other in the Triad area. The program supports over 300 adults across the two regions.

The SE Program often has positions available, check the UNC Job Search for any openings – keyword search: Supported Employment

Supported Employment employees are employees of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill which is an equal opportunity employer. For more information on TEACCH’s Supported Employment Program, click here.

TEACCH’s Carolina Living and Learning Center, a vocational and residential facility in Pittsboro, NC,  often has job openings. The CLLC’s staff members work directly with residents with autism to improve the quality of their lives and to maximize their ability to function as independently as possible in the community.

Individuals interested in full-time or part-time employment should contact Tom Wiebe at wiebe@email.unc.edu.

CLLC employees are employees of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill which is an equal opportunity employer. For more information on the CLLC, click here.