POSITION: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES SPECIALIST 3/COUNSELOR
LOCATION: VP Student Affairs (Pre-College Programs)
Reporting to the leadership of Pre-College Programs and leadership within the office of the Vice President of Student Affairs, the Pre-College Programs Counselor will provide counseling and academic advisement to young scholars participating in the Pre-College program and foster meaningful relationships among participants, families, and educators that enhance engagement, academic performance, and the overall pre-college experience while adhering to established policies, procedures, and guidelines set forth by program leadership, the university, and the New Jersey Department of Higher Education.
EDUCATION: Graduate from an accredited college/university with a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in counseling, education, or a related field. Master’s in related field strongly preferred.
EXPERIENCE: Two years of professional experience and demonstrated ability in the following: multitasking and prioritizing student success outcomes, deadlines, and operations; counseling, mentoring, and/or advising; developing relationships with students, parents, and stakeholders; facilitating opportunities and access to quality education for underrepresented youth; adhering to protocols, policies, and regulations; working with a diverse population within a higher education setting.
REQUIRED SUBMISSIONS: Candidates are required to submit the following, 1) resume, 2) cover letter, and 3) three professional references including contact information.
To apply for this position, refer to NJCU website at: http://www.njcu.edu/hr/employment
We offer a competitive Compensation and Benefits Package
New Jersey City University is an equal opportunity institution encouraging a diverse pool of applicants.
As a condition of employment, new employees are required to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination prior to their start date. Candidates wishing to request a medical or religious exemption must advise Human Resources at the time of job offer.
New Jersey City University is a Tobacco and Smoke Free Campus. For the health of our employees, students and visitors, smoking, vaping and tobacco use is not permitted on campus. This includes all buildings, grounds and parking lots.
CUT-OFF DATE FOR FILING APPLICATIONS: April 18, 2022