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Adjunct Counselor

Position Deleted on 8/02/2012. This position is no longer an active posting on HigherEdJobs.
Palatine, IL
  • Admin - Academic Advising
  • Admin - Career Counseling and Placement
  • Admin - Counseling
Job Description: Student Development adjunct counselors are primarily responsible for the provision of academic, career and personal counseling services to the Harper College student. He/she is a primary resource/referral agent with regard to Harper College curriculum, transfer articulation agreements, and career information.

Student Development adjunct counselors are expert in counseling. They are concerned with the student's emotional and intellectual adjustment to Harper College and facilitate the successful setting and accomplishing of life goals.

Duties of Position: Provides educational planning to current and prospective students.

Provides personal and career counseling to Harper students.

Interprets career, interest, skill, academic and personality assessments to students and utilizes results as appropriate in counseling settings.

Serves as resource on college transfer information.

Provides appropriate referral within Harper College and/or to community agencies when appropriate.

Maintains appropriate records.

Functions within guidelines of Student Development philosophy and toward the fulfillment of annual and long-term goals.

Provides crisis counseling and brief psychotherapy as needed.

Attends meetings as needed.

Maintains expertise in professional field of counseling and student development.

Teaches Student Development courses as needed (PSY107, PSY108, FYE101, CDV110 and DIV 101).

Performs other duties as assigned.

Education Requirements: A Master's degree in counseling, college student personnel or related field is required. Supervised counseling practicum/internship is required.

Experience Requirements: Experience with academic advising and/or counseling in a higher education setting preferred.

Special Requirements: ***Please attach a cover letter and resume directly to your application***
  • Employment is contingent upon Criminal Background Check.
  • Official transcripts required upon hire.
  • Employment Sponsorship is not available.
All applicants must apply online; please visit jobs.harpercollege or use the direct posting link in the 'Application Information' section below.
Harper College is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer that encourages applications from women, minority group members, and persons with disabilities.
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