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Join the team at SCC – Counselors, Psychologists, and Interns 

Jobs in Seoul, Pyeongtaek and Online! Seoul Counseling Center (SCC) continuously hires and recruits new team members as both our Sinsa (Seoul) and Pyeongtaek (Camp Humphreys) operations expand. We also have staff who either work online exclusively or in a hybrid format.

As one of the leading Centers in South Korea that provides mental health counseling services to foreigners, expats, and overseas returning Koreans looking for US-trained counseling professionals, we are continually bolstering our clinical and admin support teams.

Seeking other like-minded individuals to join us

  • Professional yet open-minded
  • Comfortable with agile work culture
  • Eager to continually learn, grow, and expand your skill set
  • Positive attitude, excited to contribute to society and help others

Seoul Counseling Center

  • Founder: Dr. Chad Ebesutani, South Korea & US-licensed Psychologist
  • Company Size: 15+ Staff, 30+ Counselors
  • Locations: Sinsa, Seoul and Pyeongtaek (Camp Humphreys)

Please fill out and submit an application below

HR Manager

Company Background

We are a psychological counseling center that primarily provides counseling services to English-speaking clients in Korea. We are looking for individuals who are fluent in both English and Korean. We are a small company that is growing rapidly while navigating the developing field of mental health care in Korea.

Job Description: HR Manager

  • We are looking for an experienced and motivated Human Resources Generalist to join our HR Department, and assist with:
    • compensation & benefits
    • employee relations
    • talent acquisition
    • employee success promotion (evaluation and talent development)  

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Contracting with staff and freelancers  
  • New employee onboarding 
  • Talent recruitment support (recruitment, interviewing, selecting)
  • Employee evaluation and KPI system 
  • Helping resolve employee grievances, complaints, and questions
  • Assisting with employee payroll 

Location

  • Sinsa, Seoul (South Korea)

Hours

  • Full-time employment: 40 hours a week, Monday-Friday

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or above
  • English & Korean proficiency (speaking, reading, and writing)
  • Over 4+ years of experience in HRM
  • Strong knowledge of HR practices

Preferred Qualifications

  • Recruiting
  • Startup/Agile culture
  • Organizational setting
  • Benefits and Compensation
  • Knowledge of Korea Labor Law
  • HR Certification

Compensation and Benefits

  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Benefits include:
    • End-of-year annual bonus
    • Holiday bonus
    • Annual paid holidays
    • Medical insurance
    • Severance pay
    • Mental health stipend
    • Snack stipend
    • Company ‘happy hour’
Staff Counselor

Qualifications:

  • Advanced English proficiency (speaking and listening)
  • Graduated from a Master’s or Doctoral program in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling, or similar field. 
  • Eligible for local counseling credentialing or licensure

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced Korean proficiency (speaking and listening)
  • Holds active license to practice as a mental health professional from US, UK, Canada, or other English-speaking country
  • Graduated from a CACREP certified program
  • Completed or eligible to take NCMHCE 

Commitment:

  • 40 hours a week

Description of Work:

  • Conducting counseling and consultation with clients, and identifying problem areas in need of counseling.
  • Producing and completing relevant paperwork related to clients
  • Writing progress notes, service summary, and letters as needed for sessions
  • Participating in team and/or center meetings related to client care and optimal organizational functioning and management
  • Conducting and writing assessments of clients
  • Being a liaison between community contacts, meet with collateral supports and provide consultation with external parties (e.g., teachers, parents, etc.), and respond to individuals in relation to clients regarding cases
  • Support various center initiatives related to client care.
Freelance Counselor

Qualifications:

  • Advanced English proficiency (speaking and listening)
  • Graduated from a Master’s or Doctoral program in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling, or similar field. 
  • Eligible for local counseling credentialing or licensure

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced Korean proficiency (speaking and listening)
  • Holds active license to practice as a mental health professional from US, UK, Canada, or other English-speaking country
  • Graduated from a CACREP certified program
  • Completed or eligible to take NCMHCE 

Description of Work:

  • Conducting counseling and consultation with clients.
  • Completing relevant paperwork, such as writing progress notes, service summary, and letters as needed. 
Clinical Intern

Qualifications: Fluent in English, currently enrolled in or recently graduated from  a graduate program in psychology, social work, counseling, or other related field, actively pursuing supervised clinical hours for the sake of licensure or graduation*

Preferred Qualifications: Some Korean ability, consistent weekly hours

Commitment: Commitment may vary based on amount of supervised clinical hours needed

Required Information: Please provide the following information in your application

  • Desired state of licensure (if obtaining license from the US)
  • Number of supervised clinical hours needed
  • Number of one-to-one supervision hours needed
  • Qualifications required of supervisor (degree, training, etc.)

*The Seoul Counseling Center will try our best to match you with a supervisor that fits your needs but there may be cases where no one on staff will be qualified to be your supervisor.

Front Desk Administrative Assistant

Qualifications: Fluent in English, experience in customer service

Preferred Qualifications: Advanced proficient or fluent in Korean, long term commitment (1+ years), experience working in health-care related fields

Commitment: 40 hours a week

Description of Work:

  • Receiving payments
  • Managing people waiting in waiting room (e.g., watching kids, questions about beverages, bathroom, parking questions, etc)
  • Scheduling appointments
  • Maintaining general cleanliness of the center
  • Greeting clients and answering general questions
  • Assisting with business operations
  • Help clients to fill out forms and documentation
  • Processing of Insurance Paperwork
  • Answering phone calls and incoming emails
  • Attending regular meetings related to center operation and company needs
  • Coordinating between clients and therapists by managing and scheduling all in-person and online sessions
  • Managing all email or phone call inquiries, or direct them to the appropriate department or the therapist
  • Contacting insurance companies to ask questions on behalf of clients, to obtain Guarantee of Payments, and for all other enquiries
  • Keep track of all necessary form submissions and client payments
Staff Volunteer

Qualifications: Fluent in English, currently enrolled in or recently graduated from a 4 year English-speaking university or graduate program

Preferred Qualifications: Advanced proficient or fluent in Korean, consistent weekly hours, long term commitment (3+ months)

Commitment: Minimum 2 days a week (12-16 hours a week)

Description of Work:

  • Staff Volunteers (most of the time) do not have face to face interaction with our clients. You may be tasked with helping front desk staff or working on projects directly related to center clients.
  • Staff Volunteers are often assigned projects or roles as assistants for center staff who work on more behind the scenes work, such as our billing team.
  • Staff Volunteers will be asked to complete tasks related to every day OFFICE needs such as setting up a printer, purchasing office supplies, etc.

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    For Counseling Clinical Interns (Volunteers), we offer supervised clinical hours (from a US Licensed Psychologist), which can be used to accrue supervised clinical hours for licensure.
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