Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Counselor
Classification Title Counselor
Posting Number R1800018
Employer Research Foundation
Appointment Type
Position Type
Appointment Term
Salary Grade E.7
Strategic Strength

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

The program counselor will be responsible for providing counseling to students in grades 7-12, oversee all aspects of the academic advisement, career awareness activities and responsible for testing and student needs assessment. In collaboration with staff and program director, coordinates, develops, and implements academic courses, research and mentoring activities.
The counselor is responsible for providing assistance that will lead to students’ mastery of course requirements needed to complete high school and successfully complete a post-secondary education program. The incumbent will also coordinate and provide services to student and parents relative to appropriate high school/college selection and network with schools and community groups. Establish career internships for program participants and monitor students’ progress. Serve as liaison to school guidance counselors to monitor students’ college, scholarships and financial aid application process. Perform appropriate duties, as deemed necessary by the Principal Investigator.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree required. Experience working with the public, particularly underrepresented minorities and economically challenged pre-college students. Two years experience with career, or personal counseling, in an academic environment.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in counseling and/or in the area of education preferred.

Physical Demands


Salary Range $33,000 - $35,000
Work Hours
FTE 1.00 FTE
Campus South Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants
Close DateExternal Closing Date 02/01/2019
Open Until Filled No

Contact Information

Contact's Name Arsender Brown
Contact's Title Budget & Personnel Coordinator
Contact's Email
Contact's Phone 716-829-2059

Posting Dates

Posted 02/01/2018
Deadline for internal applicants
Deadline for external applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled

Reference Letters

Number of reference letters required 2
Reference Cutoff Date
Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents