Elon University is currently accepting applications for a
Counselor / Group Coordinator. Full-time, 11-month staff
counselor position within Elon University’s Counseling Services.
The successful candidate will be an experienced generalist
psychologist, counselor, or social worker with established
clinical, outreach and training experiences serving diverse
populations within a University setting. This position will provide
leadership for developing, coordinating, and facilitating group
experiences that map to emerging national trends and data informed
student needs. This position is responsible for providing
individual, couples, and group therapy and referral services;
consultation with students, staff, faculty, parents, health-care
providers and campus partners; development and implementation of
community interventions and outreach programs; and crisis
intervention. These services will be delivered per the annual
employment agreement. Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling,
Counselor Education, or a related field. Independent licensure in
professional discipline in the state of North Carolina upon hire.
Minimum two years’ experience working with young adults, including
previous experience in a college/university counseling
center. The position will remain open until filled. Apply at
University is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to
a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all
Elon University has built a national reputation as the premier student-centered environment for experiential learning, with an emphasis on strong personal relationships between students and their faculty and staff mentors. Elon students are ambitious, curious and compassionate, inspired to be big thinkers and creative problem-solvers. Elon’s rigorous curriculum is grounded in the arts and sciences and complemented by nationally accredited professional programs. The 447 full-time faculty members teach in more than 60 undergraduate majors and nine graduate programs. Elon’s four-year graduation rate of 79 percent ranks in the top six percent in the nation. Elon’s 6,291 undergraduate and 826 graduate students come from 46 states, the District of Columbia, three U.S. territories and 49 other countries. About 24 percent are from North Carolina, with strong enrollment numbers from the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and other states across the country. Elon is ranked among the top-100 National Universities by U.S. News & World Report, with a #2 ranking for excellence in undergraduate teaching and #10 for innovation. For the sixth straight year, Elon is the leader in the “Focus on Student Success” feature – the only college or university ranked in the top-20 in all eight categories of high-impact academic programs. Included are #1 rankings for study abroad and learning communities and #2 rankings for first-year experiences, senior capstone and service learning. Global engagement is central to Elon’s experience and 78 percent of students have at least one international study experience, often combined with internships, research or service. Elon is among the nation’s top universities for producing Fulbright Student Scholars and Peace Corps volunteers. In addition, Elon’s Study USA program includes opportunities to study in Los Angeles, New York City, Washington, D.C., Hawaii, Alaska and other locations. The university includes Elon College, the College of Arts and Sciences; the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business; the School of Communications; the School of Education; the School of Health Sciences; and the School of Law, which is located on a campus in downtown Greensboro, N.C.