Counseling Assistant

Job Overview

  • Perform a variety of duties supporting student counseling functions.
  • Receive students in person and over the phone, provide assistance according to assigned area of responsibility and refer matters involving student concerns to a professional staff member.
  • Develop, prepare, and maintain accurate and complete counselor calendars and schedules.
  • Read, learn and apply CUEs policies, procedures, rules and regulations pertaining to students.
  • Prepare clear and concise reports relative to assigned area.
  • Schedule and prioritize work while working with frequent interruptions.
  • Perform routine and detailed clerical tasks working independently.
  • Implement and maintain standard filing systems.
  • Understand and follow verbal and written instructions
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the
    course of work.
  • Work with and exhibit sensitivity to and understanding of the varied racial, ethnic, cultural, academic, socio-economic, and disabled populations of university students.

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