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Eastern University, a university of the liberal arts and sciences located in suburban Philadelphia, invites applications for an affiliate Faculty Position in the Graduate Counseling and Psychology Department.
Eastern University is a Christian university of the arts and sciences which integrates faith, reason and justice for students in its undergraduate, graduate, Seminary, urban, professional and international programs.
Applicants should have a religious commitment compatible with its mission. The university complies with federal and state guidelines of nondiscrimination in employment; women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
The Graduate Counseling and Psychology Department is seeking a qualified candidate for a part-time affiliate faculty position and Director of the School Counseling programs beginning September 1, 2017. The search will continue until the position is filled. The primary duties involve providing academic and administrative work within the School Counseling graduate degree and post-masters programs, teaching, mentoring, directing the programs and involvement with the on-going development of the Graduate Counseling and Psychology Department.
The Graduate Counseling and Psychology Department at Eastern University, training effective practitioners for over a decade, is committed to preparing a diverse body of students to be competent and ethical practitioners who apply knowledge and skills gained from the thoughtful integration of the Christian faith and their respective disciplines in varied clinical and school settings. Graduates of Eastern University's programs are sought out by employers who know the quality of the training in the Graduate Counseling and Psychology Department programs. The Department functions as a team to provide comprehensive instruction and mentoring that is holistic, addressing personal and professional development.
Some of the values of The Graduate Counseling and Psychology Department at Eastern University related to the learning atmosphere are:
We value each student as a potential agent of change, being equipped to return to their diverse communities to be effective helpers of individuals, families, schools, and other organizations.
We view the work of The Graduate Counseling and Psychology Department as a ministry of education directed toward the development of practitioners from many backgrounds who draw strength from the best research and practice in the field of school psychology and counseling integrated with a Christian worldview. We take seriously our call to rigorous academic training and faithful Christian practice.
The Graduate Counseling and Psychology Department administers three graduate programs presently; M.A. in Counseling; M.S. and CAGS in School Psychology; M.A. in School Counseling. Each of the two school programs meets Pennsylvania state certification guidelines. The affiliate faculty role includes teaching, directing the School Counseling programs, overseeing curriculum development/implementation and mentoring students and part-time/adjunct faculty.
Eastern University regards excellence in teaching as an absolutely essential characteristic of every faculty member. A strong candidate will hold a terminal degree in the field and have solid adult education and professional experience. Holding Pennsylvania State credential in School Counseling is necessary. Individuals from under-represented groups are especially encouraged to apply.
Terminal degree in: School Counseling
Pennsylvania certification in School Counseling
Ability to work collaboratively both internally and with potential organizational partners.
Ability to contribute to curriculum development needs.
Has both an interest in assessing new markets for The Graduate Counseling and Psychology Department programs, and the ability to develop new courses and programs to match those markets.
Excellent adult education skills.
Proven ability and willingness to mentor promising graduate students.
Willingness to be an active and enthusiastic team player in a diverse community.
Ability to integrate faith, reason & justice with leadership, teaching, and administrative duties.
Demonstrated willingness and interest in keeping abreast of best practices, developing trends, and state certification guidelines in the field of School Counseling.
Expected course load: teach 6 credit hours over 11 months.
Expected course responsibilities: Courses in the School Counseling program: counseling children and adolescents, practicum/internship. All courses taught to graduate students. All faculty are expected to integrate their Christian faith with their disciplines.
Specific Departmental service expected: Provide leadership and guidance to the School Counseling graduate program in collaboration with department Chair(s) and other members of the Graduate Counseling and Psychology Department, including attendance at department meetings and student recruitment events.
Coordinate the School Counseling Practicum/Internship training programs, including oversight of student placement processes
Provide leadership in expanding the school programs of the department, particularly in the area of student enrollment.
Participate in recruiting adjunct faculty in the fields.
Provide leadership for review procedures with PDE and MPCAC, including preparing reports and overseeing site visits.
Application details are available at http://www.eastern.edu. Applicants are requested to send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, unofficial copies of graduate transcripts, and three professional letters of references to:
1300 Eagle Road
St. Davids, PA 19087-3696
All positions remain open until filled.
**School Psychologist. Perm. position available as early as July 1, 2017 - Grades K-12. PA psych. cert. required; knowledge of PA special ed. Chapter 14, 15, and 16 regs; previous school psychology exp. preferred. Send letter of interest, application, resume; copy of cert., transcripts; Acts 34; 114; 151 clearances and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct Disclosure form to Dr. Jeffrey S. Zwiebel, Superintendent, Pottsville Area School District, 1501 West Laurel Blvd., Pottsville, PA 17901. Deadline when filled. EOE.
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Dana Robbins, M.S.
Certified School Psychologist
Pottsville Area School District
Job Description: Pick up 7th grade student at 2:45 p.m. on all school days at Arts Academy Charter Middle School at 1610 E. Emmaus Avenue, Allentown, PA 18103, and provide care until approximately 5:30 p.m.
Pay rate of $75/week or $15/day.
To discuss in more detail, please contact Mandi at 610-246-3632 or firstname.lastname@example.org. In person interview will be required.