Provides career development services, both group and individual, including career counseling and exploration of life and career goals, challenges, and opportunities. Serves as liaison in developing comprehensive, college-wide career services. Coaches students in developing workplace readiness skills to facilitate success in current and future career endeavors.
Assists students in all aspects of career development, including resume writing, cover letter composition, interview skills, job search, etc.
Plans and presents professional development workshops related to career exploration and working with at-risk students.
Maintains online career exploration software tools and manages career development web resources.
Serves as liaison with Continuing Education and Workforce Development to develop and implement comprehensive career services model.
Develops and maintains Career Center to support educational and career related goals of students.
Assists students in developing affirmative life skills, including strategic goal planning; decision making; interactive learning; problem-solving; monitoring of academic progress; self-awareness; self-advocacy; and self-reliance.
Serves as an Early Alert coach for at-risk students identified as needing counseling or community resources.
Provides individual and group counseling services to students and potential students.
Provides support for college progress and completion efforts by providing short-term, solution focused personal counseling, counseling regarding disciplinary sanctions, drug and alcohol sanctions, and Title IX referrals as needed.
Serves on college committees as needed.
Contributes to the overall success of the College by remaining competent and current through self-directed professional reading, developing professional contacts with colleagues, attending professional development sessions, and attending training.
Other job-related duties as assigned.
1. Master's Degree, Counseling, Social Work, or Related 2. Two years of career counseling experience 3. National Certified Counselor, Licensed Professional Counselor, or Licensed Clinical Social Worker
1. Experience with Colleague or computerized college information systems in general 2. One year of experience in a community college setting 3. Demonstrate proficiency in a foreign language and/or second language including American Sign Language
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Official transcripts, from a regionally accredited institution, are required to be received a minimum of two business weeks before the first day of work. Failure to comply may result in revocation of the job offer.
Quick Link URL: 4245
Open Date: 05/30/2017
Applications will begin being reviewed on: 06/13/2017
Founded in 1959 in the heart of Asheville, A-B Tech is the largest higher education
institution in Western North Carolina, serving approximately 25,000 students a year
in Buncombe and Madison counties through our curriculum, continuing education and
workforce development programs. Located on a picturesque campus bordered by
Biltmore Estate, Asheville High School and Mission Health, A-B Tech at...tracts local
residents, as well as people from across the country who are drawn to Asheville’s
mountains and thriving community.