Adjunct Counselor - Special Programs- POOL - MJC

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Job Title:

Adjunct Counselor - Special Programs- POOL - MJC


Modesto Junior College

Salary Range / Other:

The Hourly Range: $58.21 – $93.06
Doctorate Range: $68.60 to 95.51

Personnel new to the District are limited to a maximum 10th step placement based on previous experience: $90.37.


With the exception of Workers’ Compensation benefits; this classification is not eligible for District paid benefits.

Scope of Assignment:

Responsible for providing specific workshop and counseling services to a diverse, multicultural student population. Counseling services will include academic and personal counseling, and may include group career counseling

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree in counseling, rehabilitation counseling, clinical psychology, counseling psychology, guidance counseling, educational counseling, social work, or career development, marriage and family therapy, or marriage, family and child counseling, OR the equivalent.

(NOTE: A bachelor’s degree in one of the above listed degrees and a license as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) is an alternative qualification for this discipline.)

Desirable Qualifications:

•Ability to develop services that stress innovation and multicultural emphasis.
•Enthusiasm for the learning process.
•Commitment to supportive relationships with students.
•Willingness to experiment with teaching methods to accommodate various student learning styles

Example of Duties:

•Develop and deliver of high quality workshops, as well as other outreach activities and paperwork.
•May include evening hours.
•Maintain effective working relations with all areas of the college and community agency personnel involved in the provision of these services.
•Provide educational, career, personal counseling and other related services to EOP&S Students, Students with Disabilities, and/or CalWORKs students, specifically: recruitment, outreach activities, orientation, development of educational plans, workshop presentations on study skill/time management, assistance with transfer to four-year institutions and/or job placement services.
•Other counseling related duties as assigned.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applications are accepted online only at:
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The District may hire more than one applicant with this applicant pool.

At the time an offer of assignment is made, proper salary placement is contingent upon receipt of OFFICIAL (sealed) transcripts. Instructors with advanced degrees and coursework shall be placed on the appropriate salary column and step up to step 10. Initial salary placement will be at the first column/step until official transcripts have been submitted to Human Resources and placement processed. Note: there is a separate salary range for summer school.

FOREIGN DEGREES: Applicants with foreign degrees from colleges or universities outside of the United States must have their coursework evaluated by a professional association. A copy of the evaluation must be attached during the application process. An ORIGINAL of the evaluation(s) must be presented at the time of hire.

EQUIVALENCY: If you do not possess the exact degrees listed in MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS or if you anticipate receiving the required degree prior to the start of teaching classes, please complete a “Determination of Faculty Equivalency” form (link to the left) and attach it during the application process.

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Job No:
Posted: 3/24/2020
Application Due: 6/24/2021
Work Type: Full Time