Senior Academic Counselor-Student Services - Bunker Hill Community College in Boston Massachusetts

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Bunker Hill Community College

Boston, Massachusetts

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Job Description:

Position Description: Provide psychological counseling/support and crisis intervention; maintain database of external resources and make appropriate referrals to outside agencies and internal support services, provide workshops for faculty and staff.

Specific Duties:

  • Counsels   students on personal/psychological issues; responds to psychological emergencies, provides crisis intervention.
  • Consults/confers with mental health practitioners/providers regarding clients' needs; makes referrals to outside practitioners/agencies for specific counseling or social service needs.
  • Serves as advocate for students and student issues.
  • Conducts psycho-educational programs and workshops; designs, coordinates, and/or delivers courses, workshops and programs.
  • Develops and administers programs to address related programs and services.
  • Performs administrative tasks associated with department activities; maintains case notes and records; prepares reports.
  • Collaborates with the Information Services Department to implement the judicial affairs management module.
  • Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology, Social Work, or closely related field, with ten years' experience that includes one or more of the following: psychological counseling, psycho-therapy services, crisis intervention, social work or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Licensure strongly preferred.
  • Proven ability to work with a diverse faculty, staff and student population
  • Ability to work from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays.
  • Experience working with a college population preferred.

Bunker Hill Community College is a multi-campus institution with vibrant, urban campuses in Boston, Massachusetts, in nearby Chelsea, Massachusetts, and at three satellite locations in the Greater Boston area. Recently re-certified as a Leader College by Achieving the Dream, BHCC is part of the Massachusetts public higher education system, which includes 15 community colleges. Founded in 1973, BHCC is the largest community college in Massachusetts, serving more than 14,000 students each semester across all modes of instruction. The College offers more than 100 certificate and degree programs that prepare students to enter four-year institutions or to enter the workforce prepared for better and more highly skilled jobs. Sixty-seven percent of students are people of color and more than 50 percent are women.

We are looking for individuals aligned with our institutional values of access and success, excellence and innovation, economic and social justice, inclusiveness and equity, civic engagement and service, kindness and respect, and accountability and transparency. Individuals with a dedication to a dynamic educational environment, investment in the social and economic well-being of all, and belief in student-centered learning in an engaging, supportive environment are sought to fill the following position.

Additional Information

Salary Range: $57,330.00-$62,000.00 Actual Salary Will Be Commensurate With Education and Experience in Accordance with MCCC/MTA Collective Bargaining Agreement. Full state Benefits.

Grade, 6-Unit Professional

Review Date:  To Ensure Consideration Application Materials Must Be Received by May 14, 2015.

Application Instructions

Submit Cover Letter and Resume Addressing the Required Qualifications to: select the Apply Now and follow the instructions. Fax large transcript files to (617)-228-3328.

Keyword Phrases

  • Student Services
  • Senior Academic Counselor-Student Services
  • Achieving the Dream
  • Embrace Diversity
  • LifeMap
  • Counseling
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter