• Counselor

  • Posted: 03/01/2020

    Counselor – Crowder College. The primary responsibility of the counselor is to provide short term, professional counseling to students in distress.  The counselor will provide appropriate student assessment, interventions, and make referrals to community resources.   The counselor will promote mental health awareness, conduct trainings, act as a member of the behavior intervention and threat assessment teams, and assist staff and faculty who encounter students in distress. The position is professional, full-time, 12 months and reports directly to the Associate Vice President of Student Affairs.
    Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

    • Master’s in social work, counseling, or related field from an accredited college or university.
    • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or be license-eligible in the state of Missouri. Must maintain continuing education requirements for license renewal.
    • Experience in counseling young adults and adults.
    • Experience in assessment and case management involving PTSD, depression, anxiety and stress, disruptive and/or aggressive behavior, suicidal ideation, etc.
    • Ability to communicate effectively and relate to a diverse student body, college staff, and other members of the college community.
    Preferred Knowledge Skills & Abilities
    • Two (2) years of counseling in a postsecondary institution and academic advising skills.
    • Current knowledge of behavior intervention and threat assessment.
    • Experience with alcohol and drug abuse prevention, sex assault prevention, and bystander intervention.
    Salary range:  $40,395 – $52, 867, commensurate with education and experience. Excellent benefits including health and life insurance, retirement, vacation, and sick leave. To apply, send letter of interest, resume, copies of transcript(s), and employment application to Human Resources or email to hr@crowder.edu. Application review begins immediately and position is open until filled. Crowder College is an equal opportunity employer and provider of employment and training services. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Missouri Relay Services at 711.