Counselor

Date: September 12, 2014

Title: Counselor

Anticipated start date: October 15, 2014

Description: Hartwick College seeks applicants for a full-time, 10-month Counselor with experience in conducting psychotherapy with young adults. Responsibilities include individual and group counseling, crisis and on-call intervention, student development, programming, campus outreach and consultation. There will be special emphasis on women's issues including, but not limited to, eating disorders, sexual assault and victimization counseling, assessment, education, intervention and referral.

Qualifications: Master's degree in counseling, social work, or closely related field required. Experience in a college setting preferred. Licensed or license-eligible in New York State required. National Certification preferred.

An independent, residential liberal arts college enrolling approximately 1,500 full-time undergraduates, Hartwick embraces the teacher-scholar model, with teaching excellence as the first priority. Located in the scenic Susquehanna River valley in Oneonta, NY, near the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains, the College features a Liberal Arts in Practice general education curriculum and aspires to "be the best at melding liberal arts education with experiential learning."

Hartwick College is committed to provide a safe and secure educational environment. As such, employment at Hartwick College is contingent upon a successful background check on every new employee. Candidates to whom an offer of employment is made will be required to sign a Release of Information Form authorizing the College to conduct a thorough background check.

Hartwick offers health benefits to domestic partners of employees, and prohibits discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation/preference and gender identity/expression. Hartwick is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and members of underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

Interested applicants should send a resume, cover letter and contact information for three professional references in one document (pdf or MS Word preferred) to Kimberley Lindsley, Human Resources Coordinator, at jobs@hartwick.edu. Applications may also be mailed to the Office of Human Resources, Hartwick College, P.O. Box 4020, Oneonta, NY 13820 or faxed to 607-431-4329.