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Education Specialist--Counselor

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Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Education Specialist--Counselor
Position Summary

Under the general supervision of the Assistant Director, the counselor provides academic, career, and financial aid counseling to program participants through interviews, workshops, and special events. Also provides college exploration and cultural enrichment through college tours and field trips. Position contingent upon grant funding.

Required Qualifications

Duties and Responsibilities

Counsels individuals to help them understand and overcome issues that may affect their academic progress

Provides advisement on course and program selection, class scheduling, study habits, and career planning

Uses interviews, transcripts, report cards, and tests to identify individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds who have the potential to succeed in higher education

Conducts follow-up interviews with counselees to determine if their needs have been met

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited college with a Bachelor’s degree in Education or a related field

One to three years of related experience

Hour of work:
Position requires Saturdays (half-day)

Physical Demands

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number S-0217-2016
Status Part Time
Date Posted 08/24/2016
Position End Date (if temporary)
Posting Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Campus/Location Trenton Campus

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. How many years of experience do you have in the position you are applying to?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. What is your availability?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcript
Optional Documents
  1. Portfolio
  2. Presentation
  3. Professional License
  4. Professional Certification
  5. Academic Certification
  6. Degree