Open to both Internal and external
Posting In effect from
Closing Application Date
Applications will be reviewed commencing the closing application date and may continue until the position is filled.
Anticipated Start Date
Position End Date (If Applicable)
Counsellors promote and support the personal growth, academic success and career development of TRU students.
The specific duties for this position are:
To provide individual, short-term personal counselling for current students
To provide individual crisis counselling for current students
To provide academic success counselling for current students
To provide educational and career planning counselling for current and prospective students
To facilitate counselling workshops, groups and seminars
To participate in case conferences and work collaboratively as a member of an inter-professional team
To provide consultation services to TRU employees regarding student-related issues
To prepare resources for students, and maintain accurate and confidential records
Master's degree in counselling psychology or equivalent from an accredited post-secondary institution, with supervised clinical experience at a graduate level
Two years of experience in providing counselling in a post-secondary (or equivalent) setting
Experience with group and/or workshop facilitation
Demonstrated ability to exercise initiative, mature judgement, empathy and tact in all interactions
Demonstrated commitment to fostering equity, diversity and inclusion
$71,520.00 - $181,896.00 ( According to TRUFA Salary Schedule (Range TS01 - TS35) )
Kamloops, BC CA (Primary)
# of Hires Needed
Thompson Rivers University -> Faculty of Student Development -> CASA (Counselling, Academic Supports & Assessment)
Diversity and Inclusion Commitment:
Thompson Rivers University is strongly committed to hiring based on merit with a focus on fostering diversity of thought within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, Indigenous, Black and People of Colour, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
NOTE: To learn more about Thompson Rivers University or living in Kamloops or Williams Lake please visit our Careers website. External Candidates invited to interview will be required to bring a copy of their transcripts to the interview.