The counselor's primary role is to provide academic counseling and instruction and student programming, and academic instruction via individual and group formats.
The population served by the SDCC office includes all potential nursing majors and enrolled nursing students, both undergraduate and graduate, whether face-to-face or online.
Psycho-educational programs and academic instruction will focus on improving the student's basic educational skills, academic success, career development and personal development to promote student retention and success.
In addition, the counselor may provide crisis intervention, assessment for cognitive concerns, short-term therapy, and referrals for more intensive psychotherapy.
Special Instructions To Application:
East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:
Curriculum Vitae Letter of Interest List of Three References (noting contact information)
A minimum of a Master's Degree in Counseling, Psychology or appropriate mental health field;
North Carolina licensure as a Professional Counselor, Psychologist, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, or Clinical Social Worker.
Commitment to a proactive student development perspective involving an active relationship with the campus community.
A self-directed team player prepared to handle busy a caseload with the ability to manage multiple tasks.
Ability and skills to work with a diverse population;
Proficient in oral and written communication skills, public speaking, and leadership;
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.