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All Souls Counseling Center Seeks Executive Director

Founded in 2000, All Souls Counseling Center is a 501c3 nonprofit located in Asheville, North Carolina with a mission to provide high quality mental health counseling to the uninsured and underinsured residents of Western North Carolina. Our 20+ professionally licensed therapists and psychiatrist provide counseling and psychiatric services at our Counseling Center near downtown Asheville. This year, we expect to provide approximately 5,000 counseling sessions and 400 psychiatric sessions to 800 clients.


All Souls Counseling Center seeks an experienced Executive Director with a passion for community mental health care who will lead the organization in providing quality mental health counseling to the uninsured and underinsured residents of Western North Carolina. The initial focus will be expanding and securing a stable funding base, and responsibilities include administration, budgeting, personnel management, clinical direction, community relations, and maintenance of grounds and building. As primary spokesperson, the Executive Director should be able to foster a culture of collaboration with the ASCC board, therapists and staff, as well as community agencies and supporters.


The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and has overall responsibility of managing day-to-day activities as well as implementation of the strategic direction of ASCC. Duties include, but are not limited to the following:


  • Works with Board of Directors to provide overall vision and direction for the Counseling Center.
  • Provides direction and supervision to ASCC staff including the Clinical Manager, Business Office Manager, Director of Development, and Clinical Program Director.
  • Provides clinical oversight, consultation, and programmatic coordination.
  • Monitors clinical demand/trends and manages clinical resource allocation.
  • Develops and maintains relationships with key community agencies, professionals and other stakeholders via meetings and correspondence.

Fundraising, Development and Financial Management

  • Works closely with the Director of Development and Board of Directors to implement the Fund Development Plan.
  • Builds and maintains relationships with individual, government, foundation, and corporate funders.
  • Oversees and reviews submissions of grant proposals and reports, including project budgets.
  • Develops organizational budget in coordination with Business Office Manager and Board Treasurer.
  • Provides oversight of financial operations including purchasing and payroll.

Board of Directors

  • Attends monthly ASCC Board of Directors and Executive Committee meetings, prepares agenda, keeps minutes, and provides financial, clinical, building maintenance, and other reports as directed by the Board.

Operational Management

  • Provides back up for the Clinical Manager and Clinical Program Director for phone coverage, screening/assignment of clients, and consultation regarding crisis situations.
  • Monitors and manages the maintenance of ASCC grounds and building for safety and functionality, oversees maintenance contracts, insurance coverage, and building security.
  • Manages and participates in after-hours coverage of ASCC phones.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Minimum of a Master’s degree in a behavioral health field, and 5 years of clinical experience.
  • 5 or more years of administration/management/supervision experience.
  • Working knowledge of budgets and fiscal oversight of programs.
  • Demonstrated success in fundraising and donor development.
  • Experience working with a Board of Directors.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


  • Salary range $60K-$70K, commensurate with experience.
  • Benefit package includes medical and dental insurance, and PTO.

How to Apply:

Send letter of interest and resume in one PDF file, using the following naming convention: “Your last name – Your first name.pdf”, via email only to search@allsoulscounseling.org.

Application deadline is July 15, 2018.

Please, no phone calls, faxes, or snail mail.

All Souls Counseling Center is an equal opportunity employer.


Client Testimonials

Where would we be without All Souls Counseling Center?

This place has been a literal life-saver. I have never felt more respected or understood by a counselor. Now that I’ve come here I can’t imagine what I’d do without this place.

I’ve noticed the changes in my personal life have gotten better and with the help of counseling I’m more happier and able to see growth.

My experience here at All Souls has been so life changing. The amount of compassion and dedication I feel here is so comforting. I wasn’t sure I would ever get my mind and life back but I did and I’m so grateful for this place, I love it!

Exactly what I needed, in exactly the way I needed it. Eternally grateful.

[My counselor] is very likely saving my life. My gratitude has no measure. Thank you.

[My counselor] has been a life-saver in so many ways. His practical suggestions are tremendous. His caring and empathy are palpable and so valuable to me at this time. I am so grateful to him and to ASCC for making this affordable.

[My counselor’s] calm accepting demeanor helped me feel comfortable and safe in discussing anything. Her suggestions were pivotal and realistic in helping me deal more successfully with my anxiety.

[My counselor] brought so much light to our marital issues. He helped us work through years of built up negativity. With his guidance, we were able to find our love and compassion for each other again.

[My counselor] has been a lifesaver and a life vest in a stormy sea.

I appreciate [my counselor]. He listens with no judgment but only caring for my well-being.

ASCC has helped my partner and I have a better quality of life that we otherwise would not have been able to afford. Thank you.

My counselor has and continues to help me tremendously and I have interacted with her better than any other counselor I have seen in the past.

I have come for both individual as well as couples therapy and I love the level of care I receive here. So thankful to have found you guys.