Counsellor

Thompson Rivers University - Kamloops, BC (30+ days ago)

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Counsellors promote and support the personal growth, academic success and career development of TRU students.

The specific duties for this position are:
  • To provide individual, short-term personal counselling for current students
  • To provide individual crisis counselling for current students
  • To provide academic success counselling for current students
  • To provide educational and career planning counselling for current and prospective students
  • To facilitate counselling workshops and seminars to groups of students
  • To participate in case conferences and work collaboratively as a member of an inter-professional team
  • To provide consultation services to TRU employees regarding student-related issues
  • To prepare resources for students, and maintain accurate and confidential records
  • To engage in service, internally and externally, that benefits the department, TRU and the profession
QUALIFICATIONS
Master's degree in counselling psychology or equivalent from an accredited post-secondary institution, with supervised clinical experience at a graduate level
Two years of experience in providing counselling in a post-secondary (or equivalent) setting
Experience with group and/or workshop facilitation
Demonstrated commitment to scholarly counselling
Demonstrated commitment to service
Please Note: If you are selected for interview, External Candidates will be required to bring a copy of their transcripts to the interview
Pay Band
According to TRUFA Salary Schedule
Location
Kamloops, BC CA (Primary)
# of Hires Needed
1
Organizational Unit
Thompson Rivers University -> Faculty of Student Development -> CASA

Diversity and Inclusion Commitment:
Thompson Rivers University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.