Student Life Counselor
Ball State University
Indiana Academy seeks Student Life Counselors.
These individuals will work with high school students to make significant contributions to their academic, personal, social, and physical development; encourage involvement in Indiana Academy programs and events; provide opportunities for problem solving and honest feedback; plan and support activities and be involved in student retention efforts; maintain a healthy relationship with the students while remaining professional at all times. (10-month contract)
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university by date of first pay period. Experience working with students or youth of any age; or experience as a volunteer, working with, or helping others in a school, in-home, or any other setting. Possess and maintain a valid Indiana driver’s license and be insurable under the university’s auto fleet policy; must be 21 years of age.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience as a resident assistant or summer residential camp counselor; experience with gifted high school students.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 120 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation. We engage students in educational, research, and creative endeavors that empower our graduates to have fulfilling careers and meaningful lives enriched by lifelong learning and service, while we enhance the economic, environmental, and social vitality of our community, our state, and our world.