Management & Training Corporation Career Counselor in Troutdale, Oregon

Career Counselor

Social Development & Counseling

Troutdale, OregonReqID: 22300

Join a dynamic team of individuals making a difference in the lives of young adults. Springdale is a community of 140 residential students, ages 16-24, earning their high school diploma or GED, receiving career and technical training, and preparing for their careers. Springdale teaches independent living skills, focuses on developing a positive learning environment and utilizes a trauma informed approach to wrap around services.

Description

This is a full-time case management position. The career counselor meets regularly with students on case load and documents student progress and goals; collaborates regularly with other staff regarding student needs and behaviors; advocates on behalf of students in order to promote student success and employability.

Duties include:

  • responding to information from other center staff regarding student needs or crises: guiding students toward on-center or community-based support services as necessary.

  • networking with community resources to build partnerships to decrease barriers and increase student retention.

  • counseling students individually and in groups, addressing training progress and personal growth/development needs.

  • maintaining accurate and timely documentation of counseling meetings, student evaluations, home visits, and other student retention efforts via electronic case notes and counseling folders.

  • other services/duties as needed or required.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in counseling, social work, or related field and one year related experience. Coursework must include minimum of 15 semester hours in social services related field. High proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite; strong oral and written communication skills; valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record required.

Salary and Benefits: $36,892.12 annually. Generous benefits package includes company paid and optional benefits, paid holidays, vacations, and sick time off. Three medical plans to choose from. Large portion of medical, dental, vision premiums company paid. 401k plan available after one year of service with company match and is 100% vested.

Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran