Part-Time Professional Counselor (2 positions)

Bowling Green State University,

Counseling Center
Last Posted:

Wed, Aug 9th, '17


August 29, 2017

Start Date:

To Be Determined

Last Updated:

Wed, Aug 9th, '17

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  • Part Time

Position Summary:

Professional Counselors provide counseling and mental health services to students enrolled at BGSU, as well as consultation with faculty, staff, families, and others who may be concerned about students. Services may include individual, group, and couples counseling; crisis intervention; consultation; outreach and psycho education; referral; and liaison activities. Counselors may also provide training and supervision for mental health trainees who are providing services at the Counseling Center.

Essential Duties, Tasks, and Responsibilities:
Clinical Services
Provide counseling for individuals, groups, and/or couples

Provide on-call (crisis) and walk-in services

Engage in clinical consultation with students

Outreach, Consultation, and Liaison Services
Third-party consultation with faculty, staff, families, students, and others

Facilitate and/or coordinate outreach and psycho educational programming

Perform liaison activities – work collaboratively with staff in offices outside the Counseling Center
to identify student needs and develop, provide, and/or coordinate mental health services to meet
those needs. May be assigned to specific functional areas.

Supervision and Training
Provide training/clinical supervision for Counseling Center trainees, who are enrolled in graduate
programs in mental health fields and are providing counseling services to students

Facilitate training seminars and programs for Counseling Center trainees

Administration and Support
Coordinate or oversee various activities and/or functions in the Center (e.g., group services,
outreach programming, training experiences, electronic record-keeping systems)

Complete documentation and case management

Provide service to the Counseling Center, Division of Student Affairs, and University by
participating in committee work

Engage in professional development activities

This list of essential duties, tasks, and responsibilities is not all-inclusive; individual will perform other related duties as assigned


Bowling Green State University is a tier-one, public university serving 19,000 students on two campuses in northwest Ohio. The University has nationally recognized programs and research in the natural and social sciences, education, arts, business, health and wellness, humanities and applied technologies. BGSU seeks talented individuals to join our community in Bowling Green, Ohio, recognized as one of the “Best College Towns of America.”

Region Description

BGSU is located in northwest Ohio in the city of Bowling Green. The city population is approximately 30,000. Built on the edge of the Great Black Swamp, Bowling Green has grown into a thriving community that provides high quality services yet maintains a caring, small town climate. Many major cities are within easy driving distance, including Toledo, Ann Arbor, Detroit, and Windsor.


Master’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling.

Successful candidate must also be eligible to be licensed as a Professional Counselor in the state of Ohio.

Final candidate(s) are required to authorize and pass a background investigation prior to an offer of employment.
Offers of employment are conditional until a background investigation has been successfully completed and all other pre-employment requirements are satisfied.

The University reserves the right to determine and confirm suitability for employment and to end any employment already begun if the background check reveals disqualifying information.


Two part-time, nine-month half-time (20 hours per week) administrative staff positions available.  Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Administrative pay grade 354. 

Part-time positions are not to exceed 24 hours per week. Limited benefits package available which includes retirement, workers compensation, unemployment coverage and Medicare. However no insurance benefits are available.


For a complete job description & instructions on how to apply for this position visit or contact the Office of Human Resources at (419) 372-8421. BGSU. AA/EEO/Disabilities/Veterans. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with Bowling Green State University, please call 419-372-8421.