College Counselor (Part-time) (Remote/Tele-Counseling)*

Juniata College invites candidates to apply for a College Counselor (Part-Time) (remote-Tele-counseling)* position.
* Must Reside in Pennsylvania

Support an increasingly diverse student body to address personal, academic and social stressors, including navigating a PWI as a racially under-represented person, mental health and wellness, racial trauma, and PTSD through remote tele-counseling contact with clients and related services and interactions. August 15, 2020 start date.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities:

•Provides crisis, short-term, and longer-term outpatient mental health and/or substance abuse therapy and case management.
•Provides therapy using individual, family, couple and/or group modalities.
•Assists clients in identifying community resources and making appropriate referrals per request and identified need of the individual.
•Maintains appropriate professional records on each client and communicates client information in a confidential and professional manner.
•Provide consultation services to faculty, staff, parents/family and students to enhance personal development and wellness.
•Develops and implements individualized treatment plan and behavioral goals, consulting with Counseling Services and contracted psychiatric team as appropriate.
•Informs Administrative Lead of any difficulties relating to patient satisfaction, treatment issues, procedural concerns, and other departmental or public relations concerns.
•Assures that all office procedures, policies, and required reports are developed, followed and completed in a timely fashion.
•Works with the Administrative Lead to contribute to annual goals and objectives for Juniata Counseling Services.
•Performs other related duties as assigned.

Supervision Required/Given:

Operates within established regulations and procedures of Juniata Counseling Services. Reports directly to the Counseling Services Administrative Lead, and indirectly to the Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students.

Position Qualifications:

•Master’s degree in clinical/counseling psychology or social work.
•Comfortability and/or experiences with remote or tele-counseling of clients.
•Licensed Professional Counselor or Licensed Clinical Social Worker preferred.
•Ability to work effectively with diverse individuals and groups.
•Successful completion of background checks.


•Paid hourly, no benefits
•5-10 hours weekly as arranged

Juniata College believes in and embraces the liberal arts and as such, we encourage and seek mutual benefit through diversity of thought and approach which enriches our academic community, as well as the lives of our students and colleagues. Juniata College is committed to creating a welcoming community supported by relationships based on collaboration and mutual respect. We endeavor to create an inclusive learning environment where members with different perspectives and backgrounds can learn, contribute, and thrive. Please join us…

It is the policy of Juniata College to conduct background checks.

To apply, please complete the on-line application at the link below

Online Application