Director of Counseling Services

Goldey-Beacom College,

Student Affairs
Last Posted:

Tue, Jan 12th, '21

Deadline:

Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.

Start Date:

Spring 2021

Last Updated:

Tue, Jan 12th, '21

 
POSITION DESCRIPTION
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  • Full Time

Director of Counseling Services

Goldey-Beacom College is accepting applications for a full-time Director of Counseling Services position. The holder of this position will report to the Vice President of Student Affairs and will oversee all functions relating to the counseling services for residential and commuting students. The position is a 10-month position, running from August through May. The job responsibilities include the following:

  • Provide individual and group counseling services to students; including clinical services (intake; individual; couples; group; and emergency/crisis counseling; and individual assessment); outreach and consultation services, training (internship and practicum students).
  • Promote a safe environment for students to discuss their feelings and then, ultimately, help them develop strategies to deal with the events in their life.
  • Responsible for daily operations of Counseling Services.
  • Supervise and coordinate graduate interns and students workers.
  • Design and implement outreach and intervention programs as needed.
  • Supervise the provision of health care services for students.
  • Serve as Student Affairs point of contact for the provision of interventions and services for students determined to be "at risk".
  • Collaborate with faculty and staff to develop programmatic goals in order to provide comprehensive counseling opportunities to students.
  • Consults with faculty, students, and staff concerning student needs and students of concerns.
  • Provides individual, couples, group, and crisis counseling relative to personal and social problems.
  • Maintains current knowledge of theory, practice and ethics within the counseling profession through professional development opportunities.
  • Collect and evaluate student requests for medical and mental health withdrawals.
  • Plan, develop, implement, coordinate, monitor, and evaluate policies.
  • Develop and present workshops designed to meet student and staff needs on a variety of subjects, as needed.
  • Support both the College's retention team and student response team.
  • Maintain and ensure the security of confidential counseling records within the counseling center.

A Master's Degree in Counseling or Social Work, with independent state licensure, and at least four years' experience in a college counseling center is required. Demonstrated supervisory experience is preferred. The carrying of individual professional liability insurance is also required.          

       
ABOUT GOLDEY-BEACOM COLLEGE

At a Glance

Private, coeducational college offering programs in psychology, criminal justice, English, economics, and all areas of business.



Campus

Twenty-four acres, consisting of four apartment-style residence halls, Fulmer Center (home to the academics, administration, and Campus Store), The Joseph West Jones Center (housing the library, gymnasium, fitness center, food service, and chapel), and athletics fields. View the campus map »

Degrees

Bachelor Degrees in Psychology, Criminal Justice, English, Human Services, Communication and Media as well as a variety of Associate, Bachelor, or Masters Degrees in Business. Degrees or concentrations offered in Accounting, Business Administration, Counseling Psychology, Economics, Finance, Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing, Information Technology, Sports Management, Health Care Management, Legal Studies, Organizational Psychology, and International Business, to name a few. Learn more about our degree offerings »

41 degree options

Athletics

NCAA Division II Soccer, Basketball, Tennis, Volleyball, Golf, Baseball, Cross Country
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Demographics

More than 1,800 students enrolled from 22 states and over 60 nations. More detailed information about the Colleges student body diversity, including gender, race/ethnicity, and Federal Pell Grant recipients can be found on College Navigator.

Map of student demographics. Students enrolled from over 60 nations.

Current Costs

Cost should never be a barrier to enrollment at Goldey-Beacom College. Scholarships, aid, or grant money is available for almost every student. We can work with you to make a Goldey-Beacom College education affordable. We'll show you how reasonable quality education can be! Interested students should contact the Admissions Office to discuss financial aid and begin an education at Goldey-Beacom College.

Accreditation

Middle States Commission on Higher Education and Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs. Learn more about our accreditation »

Faculty

100% of full-time faculty have the highest degree in their field and have strong ties to business with real-world experience.

Careers

Greater than 90% placement rate

For over a decade, alumni have reported a placement rate typically over 90% within months of graduation - and a high job satisfaction rate!

Features

Small size, individualized attention. Apartment-style residence halls on an extremely safe suburban campus. Campus-wide wireless network, on-line library access, personal email accounts, modern computer labs updated regularly. Career-focused curriculum, active internship-for credit program, and strong placement rate for graduates.


 
APPLICATION MATERIALS

Interested applicants should send a resume, letter of application, and a completed GBC Employment Application to Charles Hammond, Vice President of Student Affairs, Goldey-Beacom College, at hammond@gbc.edu. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.

 
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