Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Counselor

University
Muskingum University

Department
Student Affairs

Salary Range

Position Description
FUNDAMENTAL OBJECTIVE OF THIS POSITION:
Live on campus and serve as a primary contact for students seeking counseling services providing walk-in, scheduled, and emergency services. Serve as an integral member of the Student Affairs team providing coordination or support of efforts to maintain and enhance student success.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Provide appropriate services for any self-identified or referred student needing counseling for psychological, emotional/social, academic and career concerns;
•Respond to student crises as needed;
•Develop and facilitate counseling treatment plans in consultation with the Director of Counseling Services which include appropriate assessment, planning, treatment, monitoring and referral;
•Maintain timely, appropriate and accurate records and correspondence related to students served;
•Coordinate and deliver educational programming for students in residence facilities, especially first year student cluster programming;
•Consult with instructional and administrative staff regarding student mental health issues;
•Act as Counseling Services representative on various committees as assigned by the Director of Counseling Services;
•Develop and conduct workshops designed to foster mental health and promote growth within the campus community;
•Serve on Counseling Services professional staff on-call duty rotation ; and
•Other duties as assigned.

REMUNERATION:
Competitive salary with access to institutional insurance and retirement plans. Remuneration includes furnished one bedroom apartment including local phone, campus cable, internet services and electricity. Housing arrangements are subject to change. This is a nine-month position paid over twelve months. Housing available the entire twelve months.

Minimum Qualifications
SKILLS/REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS POSITION:
•Master’s degree in Counseling and Ohio licensure required;
•Excellent clinical, communication, planning, organizational and presentation skills;
•Experience in a college setting and an understanding of small liberal arts residential campus a plus;
•Must be able to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend activities.

Desired Qualifications

University Description

Region Description

Required Application Materials
Please forward a letter of application, resume and the names and contact information for three references to: Counseling Services, Attention Tracy Bugglin, Muskingum University, 163 Stormont Street, New Concord Ohio 43762 or email: tbugglin@muskingum.edu.

Application Deadline
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Starting Date
8/1/13

Send Applications To:
Tracy Bugglin, Director of Counseling Services

Mailing Address
Muskingum University, 163 Stormont Street
New Concord, Ohio 43762

Phone Number

Email Address
tbugglin@muskingum.edu

Web Address
http://

This listing expires on:
7/3/2013


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