Counselor, Nursing Student Development and Counseling
East Carolina University
Location: Greenville, North Carolina
Internal Number: 52251
The CON, Student Development and Counseling Center (SDCC) is seeking a full-time, Counselor. The counselor's primary role is to provide academic and personal counseling, mental health crisis intervention, psycho-education, and consultations in individual and group formats. The SDCC serves all declared undergraduate and graduate nursing majors enrolled in classes online or face-to-face. Psycho-educational programs and academic instruction will focus on improving the student's test taking and study skills, stress and anxiety management, interpersonal relationships, and overall academic success, and personal development to promote student retention and success. In addition, the counselor may provide referrals to campus and community resources.
The Counselor duties and responsibilities of this position will include the following:
50% Provide academic and personal counseling;
15% Provide mental health crisis intervention;
15% Provide psycho-education, programming, & presentations;
10% Provide students, faculty, and staff consultations & provide supervision for peer tutors, peer mentors, and graduate assistants (GAs); and,
10% Perform other duties as assigned (i.e. committees, professional development, teaching NURS 3005, graduation, etc.).
This is an on-site position.
Special Instructions To Application:
East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the following required applicant documents:
Letter of Interest
List of Three References (noting contact information)
Additionally, an original transcript of your highest degree is required upon hire. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
A minimum of a Master's Degree in Counseling, Psychology or appropriate mental health field.
North Carolina licensure as a Clinical Mental Health Counselor, Psychologist, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, or Clinical Social Worker.
Commitment to a proactive student development perspective involving an active relationship with the campus community.
A self-directed team player prepared to handle a busy caseload with the ability to manage multiple tasks.
Ability and skills to work with a diverse population.
Knowledge of trends, theories, and effective models in college counseling and student development.
Knowledge of legal and ethical issues in the area of counseling.
Proficient in oral and written communication skills, public speaking, and leadership.
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.