Senior Counselor (s)-Federal TRiO Programs Job Vacancy Posting

Postion Summary

Assumes the responsibility for individual and group counseling activities and for the maintenance of program files; assumes the responsibility for maintaining accurate and confidential records of all participants’ contacts and records progress toward matriculation. Assists the Assistant Director in interviewing and selecting students for participation in the program and the development of cultural activities and college tours; assists in the evaluation of academic, personal and career needs of the participants in the program; completes Individual Educational Plans (IEP) for assigned students; participates in in-serving training, staff development workshops and departmental meetings; provides professional guidance and counseling (social, academic, career and financial aid). Prepares monthly reports detailing accomplishments, problems encountered, projections, etc. Attends state or regional conference; other duties assigned by the Assistant Director. Senior Counselor (s) will be assigned to target schools. Travel is required

Experience/Qualifications

A minimum of a Master’s Degree in Guidance and Counseling, Social Work, or a related field. A minimum of three (3) years in a position performing the above duties and responsibilities; experience in working with low-income, first generation and disadvantaged students. 

Duties

Under the supervision of the Assistant Director, the Senior Counselor will be responsible for providing professional guidance and counseling, demonstrating the ability to organize records, conduct conferences, make referrals, plan and organize extra-curricular activities, ability to promote the total growth of the student’s ability to develop, disseminate and collect, acquire and maintain information systems designed to assess participant’s progress, demonstrate the ability to interact positively with students from various backgrounds.

Date of Position Opening
Application Deadline
Untill Filled
Salary
Commensurate with experience


 

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Mail Documents to
Tougaloo College

Attention: Director of Human Resources

500 West County Line Road

Tougaloo, MS 39174

Fax Documents to
(601) 977-7866

 

ALL APPLICANTS WILL BE CONSIDERED WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX, AGE,
NATIONAL ORIGIN, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, DISABILITY, CITIZENSHIP, VETERAN STATUS, GENETIC
INFORMATION, GENDER IDENTITY; OR ANY OTHER LEGALLY PROTECTED STATUS. THE COLLEGE
PROHIBITS SEXUAL HARASSMENT, INCLUDING SEXUAL VIOLENCE.


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