Staff Counselor-BIPOC Focus

Elizabethtown College,

Counseling Services
Last Posted:

Thu, Apr 22nd, '21


Priority review of applications will begin May 10, 2021. The position will remain open until filled.

Start Date:

August 1, 2021

Last Updated:

Thu, Apr 22nd, '21

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  • Full Time

Elizabethtown College is accepting applications for an ongoing, ten month, Staff Counselor-BIPOC Focus position in Counseling Services.  This is a new position joining a Counseling Services team that is an integral and well-respected part of Student Life:

Primary Duties:  Short term individual therapy, initial assessments, group therapy, crisis intervention, clinical consultation, and outreach programs, with a special emphasis on serving the needs of Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) students and other diverse and historically marginalized student populations.


Located in southeastern Pennsylvania, Elizabethtown College offers its 1,600 students more than 53 academic programs in the liberal arts, sciences and professional studies. Driven by its commitment to “Educate for Service,” Etown centers learning in strong relationships, links classroom instruction with experiential learning, emphasizes international and cross-cultural perspectives and nurtures the capacity for lives of purpose and leadership as global citizens. The city of Elizabethtown is located between Lancaster and Harrisburg, and is within a ninety minute drive of Philadelphia and Baltimore.


Required Qualifications:
An earned Doctorate or Master’s degree from an accredited program in Counseling Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Clinical Social Work, Counseling, or a relevant mental health field.  Licensed, or license eligible, by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to practice clinical services within his/her area of competency.  Be fully licensed within twelve months of starting employment.  Demonstrated experience serving the needs of Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals and other diverse and historically marginalized populations.


Experience working in a college counseling center.


Salary is commensurate with experience.


For full consideration please apply at:

Applicants will need to submit cover letter, resume and contact information for three references.

Individuals from underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.