Job Title: Director of Student Wellness (Student Counseling Director)
Job ID: 22249
Location: Kingsborough Community College
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
The Director of Student Wellness (Student Counseling Director) will provide visionary, strategic and operational leadership to an umbrella of student wellness areas including the Counseling Center, Health Center Wellness Center, and Women's Center. This role will be a key thought partner in planning, developing, maintaining, and evaluating the holistic mental health and wellbeing of our students. The Director is responsible for departmental compliance with applicable state and federal laws and mandates and creates relevant departmental policies and procedures. Relative to operations, the Director is responsible for the development and oversight of the departmental budget, recruitment and staffing, and creation of departmental reports, analysis and other initiatives.
Reporting to the Dean of Student Affairs, this position will interface with senior staff and collaborate with internal and external stakeholders including, but not limited to, students, faculty, staff, community-based agencies, CUNY constituents, etc. Supervision will include full-time and part-time counselors and support staff.
In addition to counseling services, this position will oversee other aspects of student wellness including: Student Wellness Center, Health Center, and the Women's Center.
Ensure that student wellness staff are trained and prepared to support the complex mental health concerns students face .
Collaborate with community resources to nurture and enhance referrals for students.
Develop comprehensive plan to engage and provide student wellness resources to students through various platforms i.e. group, face-to-face, telehealth, etc..
Serve as integral part of campus Assessment and Caret Team (ACT).
Bachelor's degree and eight years' related experience required.
PhD or PsyD In counseling or clinical psych or related mental health fields strongly preferred.
Previous leadership and supervision experience preferred.
CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW
Directs a college counseling center, integrating counseling services into a comprehensive student development experience.
Manages a counseling center providing a variety of services such as individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, workshops, classroom instruction, and academic intervention
Supervises and develops counseling faculty and staff
Develops department budget and manages fiscal affairs
Directs planning, evaluation, assessment and marketing of counseling services
Interfaces with academic departments, other College offices, and student groups to assess program needs and develop appropriate responses
Participates in inter-divisional programs to increase student success and retention
Performs related duties as assigned.
Job Title Name: Student Counseling Director
Higher Education Officer
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
$108,681 - $117,466
CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.
HOW TO APPLY
Visit www.cuny.edu, access the employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID 22249, or Title. Select "Apply Now" and provide the requested information.
Candidates should provide a resume and cover letter.
April 18, 2021
JOB SEARCH CATEGORY
CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.
Internal Number: 22249
About Kingsborough Community College (CUNY)
Kingsborough Community College was founded in 1963 and is one of 23 campuses of the City University of New York (CUNY) system and offers both liberal arts education and career training programs. Kingsborough has been named one of the leading community colleges in the country by the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program. It has also earned national recognition for its creative and effective use of learning communities, for the large number of degrees it confers, for the high percentage of graduates who continue their studies, and for innovative programs that draw thousands of non-traditional students to its campus every year. Kingsborough serves a widely-diverse population of approximately 14,000 students. Approximately 70% of Kingsborough’s students are enrolled in a liberal arts or science degree program; the rest pursue degrees in more specialized, career-oriented programs such as business, communications, criminal justice, culinary arts, nursing and allied health, information technology, journalism, maritime technology, tourism and hospitality, and the visual arts. The college takes pride in its many support programs that enhance student success. All students are offered in...dividual, personal and academic counseling; workshops to improve basic skills as well as career planning and placement services. Students enjoy the accessibility of Kingsborough faculty and administrators.