Job Title: Counsellor

Full Time/Part Time: Full Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular          

Posting Type: Concurrent

Department/Program: Counselling Department

Description of Position:      

The Langara College Counselling Department requires a counsellor to provide personal, educational, career, and crisis counselling on an individual and group basis to a diverse student population. The Langara Counselling Department uses a holistic approach that blends personal and educational counselling. A significant portion of this work will specifically involve providing counselling services to Indigenous and/or International students. Other responsibilities will include involvement in department and campus initiatives, consultation with internal and external services, and the development and facilitation of workshops.

Required Qualifications:     

  • Master’s degree in Counselling Psychology or a related discipline is required.
  • Knowledge of and recent experience working with common mental health concerns including depression and anxiety is required.
  • Recent counselling experience in a post-secondary setting and demonstrated skills in both individual and group counselling is strongly preferred.
  • Recent experience working with diverse student populations, including International students and Indigenous students is strongly preferred.
  • Recent experience providing academic advising including familiarity with the university transfer system and relevant resources is desirable.
  • Recent experience in developing and facilitating student-success initiatives is an asset.

Length of appointment:

This is a full-time, continuing position to start ASAP. Work will be from Monday-Friday, varied hours from 8:30 am-4:30pm.

Start Date:  As soon as possible

Salary Range: Salary placement is on Langara instructors’ salary scale in accordance with qualifications and experience.

Employee Group: LFA

Application Information: Please forward your resume and cover letter, no later than 4:30pm of the closing date to “Apply Here”.

Competition No.: F056-18

Deadline: July 05, 2018

We thank you for your interest and advise that only those shortlisted will be contacted. Langara is committed to enhancing our diverse workforce.

 

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