Part-Time Faculty - Counselor

Job description

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Department Name Counseling

Campus or Location Metropolitan Campus

Vacancy Number PT152-16

Reports To Assistant Dean, Counseling

Recruitment Type External/Internal

Job Category Part-Time Faculty

Position Type Part-Time

Union Position Non-Union

Number of Openings 1

Job Description Summary

Provide part-time counseling support to the Metropolitan Campus. Counselors assist students with academic planning and maintaining a healthy college-life balance. Counselors provide services in one-on-one sessions, through special project work and during college-wide events with a focus on degree completion.

Job Responsibilities

Performs a full range of counseling activities including, but not limited to, assisting students in developing educational/career goals, identifying and developing strategies and skills for success at the College through advising students in academic curriculum selection.

Counseling activities may be performed on an individual or group basis, as well as through the use of multiple delivery
formats; may work with specific student cohort groups.

Assists with new student orientation; may teach General Studies courses as assigned.

Required Qualifications


Master's degree in counseling, social work or a closely related field

Experience in counseling and advising Licensed or eligible
for a license from the State of Ohio Counselor and Social Worker Board.

Proficiency in word-processing and presentation software, Internet and e-mail.

Preferred Qualifications


One year of experience counseling in a higher education setting.

Higher Education counseling, student success intervention, and group presentation experience related to assisting students with understanding academic program
requirements, developing study skills, career development, assessment and personal development.

Knowledge of current and emerging trends in community college student development and effective intervention strategies.

Work Schedule

To be determined based on business unit needs. Work hours typically fall between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. However, special events and projects may require evening and weekend hours on occasion.

Posting Open Date 12/11/2015

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants

During the application process, you may be required to attach a cover letter and/or resume. It is recommended that you have these documents ready to be attached electronically to the online application. This system accepts only MS Word or PDF attachments. Any employment with the College is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check and drug screen.

Affirmative Action Statement

Cuyahoga Community College is committed to attaining excellence through the recruitment and retention of a qualified and diverse workforce. Cuyahoga Community College is an equal employment/educational opportunity institution

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn of this position?
    • The Cleveland Plain Dealer
    • Tri-C web site
    • Tri-C employee referral
    • City News
    • LinkedIn
    • Search Firm/Agency: specify name below
    • Other publication: specify name below
    • Other web site: specify name below
    • Career Fair: specify name below
    • Conference: specify name below
    • Other: specify below
  2. * Do you possess a Master's degree in counseling, social work or a closely related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have experience in counseling and advising?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you currently licensed or eligible for a license from the State of Ohio Counselor and Social Worker Board?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Are you proficient in word-processing and presentation software, Internet and e-mail?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents





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    Posted: 4/24/2017
    Application Due: 6/22/2017
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