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Part Time Counselor at Daniel Technology Center

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Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Part Time Counselor at Daniel Technology Center
Role Title Counselor I - 49011
Job Open Date 02/05/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? No
Hiring Range $25.90 per hour; pending budget approval
Agency Germanna Community College (297)
Agency Website
Location Culpeper - 047
Position Number W0068
Job Posting Number 1021089
Type of Recruitment General Public - G
Does this position have telework options? No
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference No
Job Type Hourly/Wage
Job Type Detail Wage/Adjunct Faculty- W-2
Pay Band 03
Job Description

This position provides academic counseling support for up to 29 hours per week, with schedule to vary based on high traffic times, and is predominantly located at Daniel Technology Center in Culpeper. Duties include assisting with advising for new and undecided students; and counseling students on academic plans and career goal development. DTC Counselor will provide academic counseling support to special programs offered through the DTC such as the Germanna Scholars Dual Enrollment program. Counselor will intervene with retention and persistence strategies, helping enrolled students who are referred for help with concerns affecting their academic success.
Pay rate: $25.90 per hour, and no benefits (position is pending budget approval). Work schedule averages 29 hours per week.
Position is open until filled, with first review of applicants beginning on March 13, 2017.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in Counseling or closely related area. Strong educational counseling skills. Ability to help students problem solve, develop academic and career goals. Ability to help students develop persistence and self-empowerment skills to overcome obstacles and to be successful in college. Professional written and oral communication skills. Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in a community college higher education setting. Experience working with adults on academic planning, personal development and career goal setting.

Special Requirements

Any offer of employment will be contingent upon an acceptable background investigation and reference check.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Contact Information

Name Liz Hunziker
Phone 540-423-9056
Fax 540-423-9065

2130 Germanna Highway
Locust Grove VA 22508

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have an Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only);
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  2. * Do you have a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only)
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  3. * How did you find this employment opportunity?
    • State Recruitment Management System (RMS)
    • Agency Website or Bulletin Board
    • Job Board (Indeed, Monster, Dice, etc.)
    • Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.)
    • Newspaper or Professional Journal (Please specify below)
    • Career Fair or Job Event (Please specify below)
    • VEC (Virginia Employment Commission)
    • Radio/TV (Please specify below)
    • Other (Please specify below)
  4. * Please specify the actual source from your response to question #3 above (Name of newspaper, Journal Title, Job Board, Career Fair, Agency Website, Social Media Type, etc.) If unknown or none, enter: N/A.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Have you completed a master's degree in Counseling or related discipline?
    • yes
    • no
  6. * Do you have experience in counseling individuals about career and educational goals?
    • yes
    • no
  7. * Do you have experience working in a college setting?
    • yes
    • no
  8. * Are you flexible with the hours you can work, including day and evening times?
    • yes
    • no
  9. * Do you have experience assisting struggling students to develop an improvement plan which would help them get back on a successful track?
    • yes
    • no

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Transcript
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
  2. Cover Letter