SUNY Delhi seeks applications for the position of full-time Director of Counseling who will direct the counseling services function, which includes providing direct service, outreach, and consultation to students enrolled at SUNY Delhi. Assessment, evaluation, and continuous improvement efforts are an important component of the position. Applicants should be team-oriented with the ability and interest in developing collaborations with areas within Student Life, the greater campus, and the local community. Incumbent must have keen problem solving and critical thinking skills, as well as proficiency in oral and written communication, interpersonal skills, public speaking, and leading group discussions.
The Director of Counseling will serve on the campus crisis team and is responsible for handling emergency and crisis situations that pertain to students and campus life. The ability to effectively manage a crisis with sensitivity is essential. As the Deputy Title IX Coordinator, the Director of Counseling will be a point of contact for students who want to talk about issues of harassment, discrimination, and sexual misconduct.
Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Providing individual and group counseling to SUNY Delhi students
- Serving as an advocate, resource person for students
- Overseeing and providing training to the campus community as it pertains to wellness and mental health
- Providing consultation to faculty and staff with concerns regarding student issues
- Coordinating the student leave of absence and withdrawal process
ABOUT SUNY DELHI
SUNY Delhi is an inclusive, student-centered campus that transforms student lives through hands-on learning, innovation, engaged faculty, and exceptional support services. A close-knit campus community set in the scenic foothills of the Catskill Mountains, Delhi is a leader within the SUNY system for applied learning and online programs that cater to a diverse student population of over 3,000 students in over 65 popular majors ranging from associate to master degrees. SUNY Delhi employs approximately 550 full-time, and part-time, faculty and staff to fulfill its mission of transforming lives.
SUNY Delhi currently offers over 50 student clubs and organizations, as well as 19 NCAA Division III athletic teams. SUNY Delhi has received national accolades for affordability, online education programs, and outstanding student success.
As the county seat for Delaware County, Delhi is a bustling village with eateries, shops, government offices, and more. SUNY Delhi is an integral part of the community, doubling its population when college is in session. The College offers an array of activities and programs throughout the year for faculty and staff, including a state-of-the-art fitness center, racquetball courts, indoor/outdoor tennis courts, track, basketball courts, indoor pool, sauna, golf simulator, and even an 18-hole golf course. SUNY Delhi employees enjoy unique perks, which include access to a student-run restaurant, Community Dog Wash Days, on-campus Butcher Shop, Automotive Repair Shop, and free Professional Development Workshops offered twice a year to help faculty and staff learn innovative teaching skills, earn certificates, get valuable training, and explore new interests. Most employees come for a visit and stay for a lifetime. To learn more about SUNY Delhi, visit www.delhi.edu.