Professional Counselor

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Professional Counselor

Type: Staff

Requisition No: 17-014

Active Since: February 28, 2017

Starting Compensation: commensurate with experience

Hours: Monday through Friday, flexible schedule, on-call

Percentage FTE: 100%

Department: Student Success

Location: SCC


St. Charles Community College is seeking a full-time Professional Counselor to provide professional counseling assistance to SCC students with personal issues that are affecting their education and retention in college. Facilitates department activities for the college community.

Other duties: 

  • Facilitates short-term, personal counseling to help students identify and understand personal issues that are affecting their quality of life, education, and/or work performance.
  • Serves as liaison to all SCC departments, facilitating communication with staff, faculty and administration on issues (not limited to) including Counseling Services.
  • Provides mental-health consultation services for members of the college community.
  • Provides case management through support, tracking, and follow-up and participates in promoting student resiliency.
  • Develops and implements counseling services, sponsored outreach, and activities for SCC.
  • Develops and maintains a networking relationship with community referral resources.
  • Provides crisis intervention for emergencies within the college community.
  • Assists in preparation and management of annual budget.
  • Maintains confidential records and complete all case notes timely. Complies with both Federal and State regulations.
  • Serves on SCC committees as requested.
  • Performs other duties as assigned, including attending college functions.


Master’s degree in Counseling, Social Work or related field required from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning. Three or more years’ prior therapeutic experience in a school based or related setting; or PhD in related area and one or more years’ experience in a clinical setting.  Experience or training in substance abuse issues. Training in CBT, DBT, and solution-Focused Therapy preferred. Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Licensed Professional Counselor required.

Application for Employment

Applications for Employment* (PDF) may be completed, saved and emailed to Applications are also available in the Human Resources Department and may be mailed, faxed or hand delivered to the following address.

Human Resources Department
St. Charles Community College
Administration Building – Room 1242
4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive
Cottleville, MO 63376
Phone: 636-922-8421 Fax: 636-922-8293

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General Information

While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those under consideration will be contacted for a follow-up interview.

A position is posted for a minimum of five days after which applicant screening and selection begins. Positions are removed from posting once filled. These postings reflect general job duties and minimum qualifications rather than comprehensive descriptions of positions. Any unsolicited resume, related document or application that does not indicate application for a specific vacant position will not be accepted, acknowledged, retained or considered.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The College is committed to non-discrimination and equal opportunity regarding the treatment of students, faculty and staff. The College adheres to a strict non-discrimination policy in student admission, educational programs, activities and employment regardless of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, veteran status, disability or genetic information. The College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Complaint Procedures

The college maintains a complaint procedure for the purpose of investigating and providing prompt and equitable remedy.

Student inquiries concerning the complaint procedure or discrimination concerns may be made to the vice president for academic and student affairs, 636-922-8356, Room SSB 2110 or as an alternative, to the dean of student success, 636-922-8238, Room SSB 1104.

Employee and applicant inquiries concerning complaint procedures or discrimination concerns may be made to the vice president for human resources, 636-922-8300, Room ADM 1242. Reports may also be made to any administrative officer of the college.


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