Position Accountabilities and Essential Functions:
Delta College is committed to providing students pursuing a degree in counseling or social work an excellent opportunity to participate in a comprehensive internship program at Delta College, one of America's leading Community Colleges.
As a result, Delta College is seeking an Intern in the Counseling Office on a yearly/semester basis starting in mid-August through December and/or early January through the end of April each academic year to help support the overall mission of the Counseling Office.
This intern will primarily work with the Counseling Office to assist in academic support, personal support and overall developmental programing and identifying and reducing barriers to student success.
PURPOSE OF POSITION: Provide mental health services, both direct and indirect, to students to enhance their Delta College experience and improve their retention.
Provides short-term individual counseling to promote positive mental health and personal adjustment in students.
Provide clinical screening intake for mental health counseling and crisis intervention to enrolled Delta College students.
Provides case management services, as needed.
Contribute to campus wellness through education and training by coordinating, designing and implementing outreach programming on mental, emotional, and other health topics to faculty, staff and students including workshops supporting our diverse population.
Provide appropriate documentation and reports as it relates to case management.
Participate in departmental efforts to evaluate and continuously improve service provisions.
Build collaborative relationships across departments and divisions across campus to provide outreach and activities reducing mental health stigma.
Review Career Assessments with undecided students exploring career interests and set career goals.
Utilize CRM Advise software to review and respond to flags (early alert), developing intervention strategies in support of students struggles.
Assist at-risk students with setting goals and identifying, planning and overcoming potential obstacles and defining steps in education and career planning.
Maintain case management files with appropriate documentation to track contact hours, issues, and outcomes.
Pursuit of a Master's degree in Counseling or Social Work
A strong desire to pursue a career in the post-secondary education setting
Strong time management skills
Strong written and verbal skills with the ability to work with time sensitive projects.
Requires ability to manage multiple tasks with strong interpersonal, organizational, verbal and written communication skills
Ability to take direction
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability to foster and maintain working relationship with other departments in the College and the community
Willingness to learn multiple software systems and ability to navigate between them
Special Instructions to Applicants:
COMPENSATION: There is no compensation for this internship; we are looking for students needing to fulfill their counseling or social work degree internship.
Position will remain open until filled. The College reserves the right to close the recruitment process once a sufficient applicant pool has been identified.
Please Note: There is no compensation for this internship; we are looking for students needing to fulfill their counseling or social work degree internship.
Open Until Filled: Yes
Internal Number: 4912
About Delta College
Successful candidates must demonstrate experience, skills, and commitment to fostering an environment of diversity in student, faculty and staff.Delta College, established in 1961, offers 150 transfer and career certificate and associate degree programs, and enrolls nearly 11,000 students each semester at its main campus and three learning centers.Delta College enjoys a reputation as one of the nation’s leading community colleges. Contributing factors to this achievement are its enduring commitment to excellence, passion for innovation and focus on people. Those values can be seen in its AQIP Higher Learning Commission accreditation, charter membership in the National League for Innovation, Achieving the Dream participation, environmental stewardship and unique shared governance system.The College’s service area is comprised of Bay, Midland and Saginaw counties, each with its own appealing personality and features, located adjacent to Lake Huron in mid-Michigan. Delta College - one of America's leading community colleges!