Adjunct Counselor/Social Worker

Valhalla, New York
$39.85 per hour. No benefits.
Jun 01, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Counseling
Position Type
Institution Type
Community College

Department/Division/Location:  Personal Counseling Department

Responsibilities:  Under the general supervision of the Associate Dean Dean of Student Life, the Adjunct Counselor/Social Worker:

  • Works with students individually and in groups to evaluate areas of concern;
  • Provides crisis intervention;
  • Conducts suicide assessment;
  • Plans and organizes mental health groups/events/workshops for students, faculty, and staff; 
  • Coordinates with various departments within the college and outside service providers;
  • Refers students to appropriate resources for treatment and support.

Qualifications: The successful candidate must possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in a non-specific field, a Master’s degree in Guidance Counseling, Psychology, Sociology, or closely related field, and 2 years of professional experience.  The successful candidate must be a Licensed Social Worker (LMSW or LCSW) or a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. S/he must also possess a license in New York State.  Knowledge of and the ability to facilitateTitle IX related programming/workshops is required.  S/he must be flexible and comfortable working in a fast paced and high stress environment.   S/he must also be able to work on interdisciplinary teams.   The ideal candidate will have experience working with college aged individuals.

Position Effective:  Fall 2017.

Hourly Rate of Pay:  $39.85 per hour.  No benefits.

How to Apply:   Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire.  You may email your resume and cover letter to:  Please indicate "CODE: IHE" and “Adjunct Counselor/Social Worker” in the subject line of the email or mail to: Director, Human Resources, Westchester Community College, Administration Building – Suite B42, 75 Grasslands Road, Valhalla, NY  10595; Fax: (914) 606-7838.

Deadline for Applications:  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.                  

Westchester Community College provides accessible, high quality and affordable education to meet the needs of our diverse community. We are committed to student success, academic excellence, workforce development, economic development and lifelong learning.

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