Notice of part-time academic vacancy
Our organization is seeking individuals who will help our College be recognized as the pre-eminent student-centered post-secondary institution in the country with an unyielding dedication to giving students the tools they need to reach their goals. Our growing College, located at the hub of the Great Lakes, is looking for someone who is motivated to make a difference in the lives of our students.
The Opportunity: A team member who is involved, working and recognized by the Indigenous community and who will provide academic, career counselling and support services to students and potential students to assist them in functioning effectively as learners. The individual will develop and maintain counselling programs, liaise with indigenous education counsellors, facilitate discussion between students, faculty and administration, refer students, as appropriate, to proper professional help, assist with student recruitment, perform in pre-admission intake, interviewing, testing and assessments as required. The individual will also be responsible for assisting enrolled and prospective students with disabilities in the assessing, identifying, monitoring and maintaining of reasonable and appropriate accommodations and supports in collaboration with NOARC.
What you need to be successful:
- Must meet eligibility requirements for registration with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario or the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers and have a Master’s Degree in Psychology, Human Services, Social Work, Guidance or Counselling or a related field
- 3 to 5 years’ direct employment in the Counselling field working with adults in an environment that required knowledge of disabling conditions and their effects on achieving successful academics
- Career guidance testing measurement training and/or certification is an asset
- Excellent human relations skills and a strong commitment to the growth and development of people are essential to this position
- Strong interpersonal skills to work effectively within a collaborative team environment
- Excellent leadership, mentoring, and presentation skills
- A strong commitment to academic excellence and student success
- Knowledge of a variety of software packages
This is a part-time position working up to 24 hours per week.
Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Sault College is an invitational College and an equal opportunity employer. We will accommodate your needs under the Ontario Human Rights Code and we will fairly hire the best candidates based on merit.
PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR RESUME, COVER LETTER AND THREE REFERENCES VIA EMAIL BY JULY 5, 2017 AT 4 P.M. TO: firstname.lastname@example.org
We thank all applicants in advance – only those selected for an interview will be contacted.