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Internship Counselor, Career & Transfer Center

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The search will remain open until the position is filled. To be considered in the initial screening, apply online at www.germanna.edu and click on careers by July 29, 2017. Please note that only online applications are accepted and must be attached to the online system. Please include a letter of interest addressing the position and your qualifications, a CV/resume, Commonwealth of Virginia employment application, and copies of transcripts verifying academic credentials. Questions regarding the submission process should be directed to (540) 423-9056. Special Requirements: Any offer of employment will be contingent upon an acceptable background investigation and reference check.

Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Internship Counselor, Career & Transfer Center
Role Title Counselor I - 49011
Job Open Date 06/29/2017
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 Salary is commensurate with Rank and Credentials.
Agency Germanna Community College (297)
Agency Website www.germanna.edu
Location Fredericksburg - 630
Sublocation Locust Grove
Position Number FA067
Job Posting Number 1026411
Type of Recruitment General Public - G
Does this position have telework options? No
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference No
Job Type Full-Time (Salaried)
Job Type Detail Salaried Faculty- S-2
Pay Band UG
Job Description

Germanna Community College is seeking an innovative and collaborative individual to join the faculty as Internship Counselor in a newly established Career and Transfer Center. The primary responsibility of this position is to lead, develop and deliver comprehensive student internship and experiential learning services in support of students’ educational, occupational and personal growth. The Internship Counselor is responsible for developing job descriptions of the various internships available in the organization, advertising the internships, and then selecting candidates. Build partnerships and internship opportunities. Market the internship program to employers, faculty members and students. Collaborate with Career and Transfer Center staff on events and workshops. Educate students on the role of internships in the college transfer and job search process. Ensure student interns they have the tools necessary to do their jobs by coordinating with faculty from appropriate areas of study.

This is a twelve-month faculty position. Salary is commensurate with rank and credentials plus State benefits. Appointment date: August 25, 2017
Closing Date: Open until filled – Review of applications – August 17, 2017

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s Degree in related field

Preferred Qualifications

• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Experience working with college students
• Experience in a community college setting
• Strong Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel)
• Experience working with an internship program• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Experience working with college students
• Experience in a community college setting
• Strong Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel)
• Experience working with an internship program

Special Requirements

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

Special Instructions to Applicants

The search will remain open until the position is filled. To be considered in the initial screening, apply online at www.germanna.edu and click on careers by July 29, 2017. Please note that only online applications are accepted and must be attached to the online system. Please include a letter of interest addressing the position and your qualifications, a CV/resume, Commonwealth of Virginia employment application, and copies of transcripts verifying academic credentials. Questions regarding the submission process should be directed to (540) 423-9056.
Special Requirements: Any offer of employment will be contingent upon an acceptable background investigation and reference check.

Contact Information

Name Elizabeth Hunziker
Phone 540-423-9056
Fax 540-423-9065
Email ehunziker@germanna.edu
Address

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. * Do you have a Master's degree?
    • No Response
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Have you completed a graduate level course in career development theory?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Do you have experience working in higher education?

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. * Have you worked as an academic advisor?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

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