We are seeking an Student Support Services Program (SSS) Senior Counselor/ Coordinator who will maintain a full-time caseload and provide counseling and academic support to assigned students. This individual well also coordinate and supervise tutorial support services for program participants. The SSS Senior Counselor/Coordinator will report to the Program Director and assist with the overall development, administration, and assessment of the SSS Program..
This is a full-time, grant-funded administrative position.
Examples of Duties
Provide individual and group counseling to assigned students including academic advisement, career and life planning, and transfer counseling
Assist with the development, supervision, and evaluation of retention programs including the learning communities initiative and new student orientation
Coordinate and supervise tutorial support services for program participants, including the hiring, training, and supervision of professional tutors, tutor/mentors, and summer program instructors
Monitor student progress and recommend appropriate interventions and services
Maintain accurate records of student caseload, lab attendance, and student progress
Make referrals, as needed to social community agencies and College offices
Teach assigned section of the College Experience course each semester
Participate in professional development and/or in-service training as provided by the College
Perform related duties, including Saturday and evening duties, as assigned by the Program Director
Assist in the identification and implementation of development and instructional support resources for the special needs program participants
Master's degree in Student Development, Counseling, Social Work, Education, or related field required
Strong verbal, written, organizational, and interpersonal skills
A minimum of two years' experience in an urban environment working with academically disadvantaged students preferred
The completion of a background check will be required for the selected candidate.
About Passaic County Community College
PCCC offers high-quality, flexible, educational and cultural programs that meet the needs of Passaic County residents. The College provides its students with a strong general education foundation for further study and opportunities for career preparation and lifelong learning. Impassioned by our commitment to student progress and program completion, the College strives to address a wide variety of student learning needs through excellence in teaching, innovative and effective use of technology, multiple instructional methods and developmental and ESL programs that provide access to college-level programs. The College?s supportive learning environment fosters student success and faculty excellence. Through a culture of evidence and inquiry, the College is an effective steward of its physical, financial, and intellectual resources.