Delaware County Community College
Senior Adjunct Counselor
July 2014 — Present
Counselor for Chester County branch campuses, providing educational services to students. First counselor at DCCC to earn promotion to Senior Adjunct status, based on longevity of service, excellence in counseling and dedication to college mission. Enthusiastically supported all phases of educational process, from admission and career counseling through transfer counseling. Due to distance from main campus, worked creatively to resolve student issues locally. Continuously upgraded skills in career counseling to remain current in evolving job market. Utilized various career assessment tools, including MBTI and COPS, to increase student understanding of career and college major options. Trained students to research career options independently. Assisted students transferring to dozens of schools, both local and distant, researching transfer college requirements to maximize course transferability. Assisted students researching colleges to find transfer schools matching their educational and practical desires. Supported student retention by advising for appropriate course scheduling. Assisted Lack of Progress students in successfully achieving their educational goals. Counseled students in crisis and provided them with appropriate referrals. Prepared and presented workshops to further educate students on topics including College Transfer Process, LinkedIn, Careers in Psychology, and Careers in Healthcare. Assisted students with building their career networks using LinkedIn.