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The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina is seeking a Program Director for the UNC TEACCH Carolina Living and Learning Center (CLLC) in Pittsboro, North Carolina. The Clinic Director will hold a position as Clinical Instructor or Clinical Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (fixed-term faculty), depending on credentials and experience, in the Department of Psychiatry, UNC School of Medicine.

The TEACCH Autism Program began in 1972 as a system of university-based regional clinics 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 an active clinical, teaching, and research program. TEACCH operates seven community regional clinics across the state, and Employment Services program as well as the CLLC which is a residential facility (ICFIID) for adults with ASD. 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.

Established in 1990, the CLLC currently serves 15 adults living in two homes on a 79-acre campus. The mission of the CLLC is to provide an innovative community-based residential program dedicated to maximizing the quality of life for individuals with ASD across the adult lifespan. The Program Director oversees the clinical and administrative operations of the CLLC. Clinical responsibilities include ensuring that all residents have appropriate treatment plans and support to achieve their developmental/behavioral goals and access to community-based opportunities to enrich their daily lives. The Director should have the ability to develop foster relationships with community partners and oversee program compliance and accreditation processes. Administrative responsibilities include clinical and administrative supervision of staff as well as general operations of the facility. The ideal candidate will possess significant clinical expertise in adults with developmental disabilities with previous experiences in autism, aging, and/or residential care.

Recruitment is ongoing until filled. The ideal candidate will start on or before September 1, 2021.

Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.

Educational Requirements Masters or Ph.D. in clinical or educational discipline with relevant experience.
Qualifications and Experience Minimum requirements for this position include previous clinical training and experience in the support and treatment of adults with intellectual disabilities and/or with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Equal Opportunity Employer The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Special Instructions In addition to an online application, CV & cover letter, three letters of reference are required and should be submitted to the Chair of the Search Committee, CLLC Program Director 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 Jessie Bishop at jessie_bishop@med.unc.edu.
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The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina is seeking a Clinic Director for our TEACCH Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Clinic Director will hold a position as Clinical Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (fixed-term faculty), depending on experience, in the Department of Psychiatry, UNC School of Medicine.

The TEACCH Autism Program began in 1972 as a system of university-based regional clinics 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, a vocational/residential facility for adults with ASD and an Employment Services program. Each clinic offers a set of core services along with unique 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.

The Charlotte TEACCH Center provides autism diagnostic and treatment services for families in Charlotte and the surrounding counties. Responsibilities of the TEACCH Clinic Director involve clinical and administrative management duties including training and supervision of a clinical team composed of psychologists and master’s level clinicians. In addition to administrative duties, Clinic Directors maintain a diagnostic and treatment caseload, provide consultation and deliver training programs locally, nationally, and internationally. In keeping with the overall mission of TEACCH, the Clinic Director also participates in research and/or the development of innovative care models in addition to clinical activities.

Recruitment is ongoing until filled. The ideal candidate will start on or before September 1, 2021.

Educational Requirements Completion of an APA-accredited Ph.D./PsyD in clinical, school, or related doctoral program, and completion of an APA-accredited internship.
Qualifications and Experience Candidates must be licensed – or license-eligible – as a psychologist in the state of North Carolina and credentialed within 30 days of hire. Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience. Must have previous clinical training and experience in the assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Special Instructions Interested candidates may apply by going to https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/191908
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 Center Director 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 Jessie Bishop at jessie_bishop@med.unc.edu.
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The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina has an opening for a Staff Psychologist at our TEACCH Center in Asheville, 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 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.

The Asheville Center is specifically seeking a staff psychologist with significant Diagnostic/Assessment experience. Clinical responsibilities include a diagnostic and treatment caseload and community consultation. Responsibilities may also include delivery of local, national, and international training programs depending on the interests of the candidate. Clinical supervision may also be expected. In keeping with the overall mission of TEACCH, the psychologist may also assist in research or the development of innovative care models in addition to clinical and training activities. Recruitment is ongoing until filled. The ideal candidate will start on or before January 1, 2022.

Educational Requirements 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 Ph.D./PsyD clinical, school or related doctoral program, and completion of an APA-accredited internship.
Qualifications and Experience Candidates must be licensed and credentialed as a psychologist in the state of North Carolina within 30 days of hire. Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Special Instructions Interested candidates may apply here and attach 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, Asheville 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 Jessie Bishop at jessie_bishop@med.unc.edu. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina has an opening for an Autism Specialist at our TEACCH Center in Greensboro, NC. The Autism Specialist will hold a position as a 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, an Employment Services program, and a vocational/residential facility for adults with ASD.

The Greensboro Center is specifically seeking a candidate with mental health experience in addition to autism experience. Responsibilities for this position include developing and implementing diagnostic, intervention, and/or consultation programs for individuals with ASD. The position may also include providing professional development training and consultation programs locally, nationally and internationally depending on the interests of the selected candidates.

Requires completion of a master’s degree in social work, counseling, or related discipline. Previous clinical training and experience in assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders preferred. Experience treating mental health co-morbidities in ASD is highly desirable. NOTE Only candidates licensed or license eligible as a LCSW, LPC, LMFT, or LPA in the state of North Carolina will be considered for these positions. The license must be obtained no later than within one month of hire.

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran. Interested candidates may apply here.

TEACCH Employment Services provides job coaching and support to adults across the spectrum enabling them to get and keep meaningful employment. The 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 ES Program often has positions available, check the UNC Job Search for any openings – keyword search: autism

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

The Carolina Living and Learning Center often has full and part-time positions available, check the UNC Job Search for any openings – keyword search: autism; Department: TEACCH – CLLC

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.