College Counselor, Colorado Mountain College, Dillon

Location
Colorado, USA, Dillon
Salary
$52891 - $58769 per year
Posted
Mar 29, 2017
Ref
req30
Contact
Colorado Mountain
Institution Type
Community College
College Counselor, Colorado Mountain College, Dillon Location: Dillon Employment Type: Staff Compensation: 52,891.00 - 58,769.00 USD - Salary (Exempt) Job Openings: 1

Review of application material will begin on 04/12/2017

Job Description Under the supervision of a campus administrator, the College Counselor provides academic advising, career and educational counseling, career/life planning, personal counseling, financial aid advising and registration assistance. In response to changing demographic, technological and evolving community needs counselors provide leadership and support in the development of new and enhanced student success and retention programs. The College Counselor develops and maintains a professional association with mental health providers and establishes referral contacts for students when necessary. This position is full time, year round.

Colorado Mountain College, Summit County has locations in Breckenridge and Dillon. Though this position offices in Dillon, there is a general expectation of serving both locations.

This is not a direct care, mental health counseling position.

Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to working in a culturally competent environment and the ability to effectively work with students, employees, and community members having diverse backgrounds.

Conversational Spanish language skills may be given preference. Minimum Qualifications Master's Degree in education, social work, counseling or related field. Minimum of three years related experience working with a diverse student and adult populations. Experience in higher education advising or counseling preferred. Knowledge of advisement and placement methods; counseling; higher education degree requirements. Please see the job description for additional information.

Some evening and weekend work may be required; some travel required.

Please submit a letter of interest, resume, list of three professional references, and transcripts. To be considered as an applicant, transcripts must be included with the original application material; do not mail transcripts separately. Copies are acceptable for application purposes. CMC is an EOE committed to diversifying its workforce.