Job Details

Clackamas Community College
  • Position Number: 1407817
  • Location: Oregon City, OR
  • Position Type: Counseling

Part-Time Counselor/Faculty (sabbatical replacement)


$30.02 - $60.06 Hourly

Oregon City, OR

Job Type
Part-Time, Union

Academic Foundations & Connections

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Primary purpose is part-time counseling coverage, as needed by department, with the possibility of sabbatical replacement for counselor during Spring Term 2019.

The College and the Counseling Department are committed to excellence in teaching and student success. Our department is committed to building a diverse staff and strongly encourages applications from candidates of color.

Counselor/Instructor will be responsible for retention counseling, retention cohort management, meeting classes, instructing, assessing students, and performing other tasks related to counseling and instruction as assigned. The role of the counselor in the institution is both responsive and active. As the needs of the students, faculty, administration, and the public vary, so does the orientation of the activities of counseling vary in response to these needs. The services provided by the department may be categorized as: direct services to individuals and groups, instructional services, program development and support, and liaison with individuals and groups on and off campus. The position may be divided into strictly counseling and strictly instruction, or retain the combination of both depending on the qualifications of the applicant pool.

Counseling Role:
Assignments include, but are not limited to:
Provide retention counseling using cohort based support and instruction.

Provide successful educational and career planning to all students.

Provide personal counseling/coaching.

Inspire and support general retention and enrollment efforts throughout the college.

Act as liaison to different divisions of the college.

Instructional Role:
Teach college level human development and college success courses.

May provide assistance to other department personnel as workload and staffing levels dictate. Maintain work areas in a clean and orderly manner.

The education and/or work experience sections of your online application form must demonstrate that you meet all of the following Minimum Qualifications. The information on the cover letter/resume will not substitute for the completed application.

Master's degree in Counseling, Psychology or Social Work, or a Master's degree in a related field with 27 quarter credits (18 semester hours) of graduate level counseling courses. Teaching experience at a college level. Evidence of ability to present, collaborate and work with diverse audiences, specifically racially, ethnically, and socioeconomically diverse communities. Demonstrated ability to provide and develop retention counseling strategies. Demonstrated ability to provide personal and career counseling and guidance. Demonstrated ability to document case progress and clinical case notes.

Evidence of a teaching practice that is grounded in current theories and human development. Evidence of commitment to teaching as a profession and to ongoing professional development. Demonstrate enthusiasm, creativity, and energy in the classroom. Evidence of a respectful and positive attitude towards students and of the ability to motivate them to succeed. Ability to speak a second language. Bi-cultural background. Experience working in a community college environment. Clinical counseling experience.

Other Job Elements
The physical demands listed below represent those that must be met by an incumbent to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with qualified disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this position, the employee is frequently required to sit, stand, bend, kneel, stoop, communicate, reach and manipulate objects. The position requires mobility. Duties involve moving materials weighing up to 5 pounds on a regular basis such as files, books, office equipment, etc., and may infrequently require moving materials/objects weighing 25 to 60 pounds. Manual dexterity and coordination are required over 50% of the work period while operating equipment such as computer keyboard, calculator, and standard office equipment.

The work environment characteristics described below are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work environment includes classroom, lab, or other setting as appropriate.

Supervision of other personnel is not a typical function assigned to this position. May provide training and orientation to newly assigned personnel, and may assign work to student workers

Works under the general directions of the Department Chair.

Additional Information
Clackamas Community College is a diverse community that provides equal opportunity in employment, activities, and its programs. It is the policy of the Clackamas Community College and its Board that there will be no discrimination or harassment in any educations programs, activities or employment on the grounds of race, color, religion, ethnicity, use of native language, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status, age, genetic information or any other status protected under applicable federal, state or local laws.

The College also prohibits retaliation against an individual for engaging in activity protected under this policy, and interfering with rights or privileges granted under anti-discrimination laws.

Persons having questions about equal opportunity and nondiscrimination should contact the dean of Human Resources for Clackamas Community College in Barlow Hall at the Oregon City campus, 503-594-3300. Please note the following areas of responsibility, should you need relevant resources or information: Section 504 Coordinator, Disability Coordinator, Oregon City campus, 503-594-3181; Title II Coordinator, Associate Dean, Oregon City campus, 503-594-3392; Title IX Coordinator, Dean, Human Resources, Oregon City campus, 503-594-3300.

To apply for this position, you must submit:
  • Completed online application
  • Cover Letter explaining your interest in the position and describing how you meet the minimum and special qualifications and requirements of the position
  • Current Resume or Curriculum Vitae
  • Unofficial Transcripts
  • Completed responses to the Supplemental Questions

    Upon hire, candidate will be required to provide official transcripts for degrees earned, if applicable.

    CCC only accepts applications through this online application system. We want you to be successful in applying with us. We highly encourage you to complete and submit your application in advance of the deadline.

    For assistance with this, please email For technical assistance with your application, please call (855) 524-5627.

    Please note: This is initially a self-screening system. We recognize that our application process can be lengthy, so before you begin, please read all of the stated requirements to determine if you meet them. Applicants must meet all of the stated minimum/special qualifications and additional requirements to be considered for this position. Based on your responses to the qualifying questions, the system may automatically screen you out from further consideration.

    Required documents must be provided at the time of application. Please remove any personal information such as photographs, date of birth, gender, social security number, and other protected information from your documents. Documents containing protected information will be considered incomplete. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

    Positions are subject to budget consideration and approval. For the candidate who is hired into this position, salary placement will be based on guidelines in the handbook or association agreement (as applicable) to assess education and experience. For this reason, please be sure to include everything in your application that you want the college to consider towards placement.

    Clackamas Community College participates in E-Verify and will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. This information is kept completely confidential, is obtained only after a candidate is hired, and will not be used to pre-screen any job applicant.

    The college does not sponsor employees in the visa application process if they intend to use this as their means to work in the United States. This means that all required work visas must be in place and supported by appropriate evidence to be employed by Clackamas.

    Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.

    This job description is a general description of essential job functions. It is not intended as an employment contract nor is it intended to describe all responsibilities, skills, effort, or work conditions associated with the job someone in this position would perform. All employees of Clackamas Community College are expected to perform tasks as assigned by Clackamas Community College supervisory/management personnel regardless of job title or routine job duties.

    Applicants are eligible to use Veteran's Preference when applying with Clackamas Community College in accordance with ORS 408.225, 408.230 and 408.235; and OAR 105-040-0010 and 105-040-0015. Preference will only be given if the applicant meets the minimum qualifications and any special qualifications for the position and electronically attach the required documentation at the time of application.

  • MEMBER COPY 4 of the Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty (DD Form 214 or 215) - OR - Letter from the US Dept. of Veterans Affairs indicating a non-service connected pension.
  • Disabled Veterans must also submit a copy of their Veterans disability preference letter from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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