FACULTY - FC1-FC4
DALLAS COLLEGE DISTRICT
JOB TITLE: Faculty Counselor
LOCATION DESIGNATION: Colleges
PRINCIPAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
I. Instructional Activities:
A. Teaches assigned schedule of classes, maintains office hours, and performs according to instructional guidelines.
B. Serves as consultant to faculty colleagues.
C. Participates in instructional staff development.
II. Educational Advisement and Career Counseling:
A. Informs students of opportunities available to them in the college and the community.
B. Assists students in planning long- term programs consistent with their potential and interests.
C. Teaches skills involved in the process of information utilization and decision-making.
III. Counseling Activities
A. Provides counseling for students requesting help with educational vocational, social, and personal concerns on a scheduled or walk-in basis.
B. Serves as an information resource, e.g.
1. Test availability resource
2. Articulation process (high school/college)
3. Career information
4. Outside agency referral
C. Publicizes counseling center activities.
D. Provides programs for specialized human needs individually or in groups, e.g.
1. Crisis intervention
2. Stress reduction
3. Personal, social, and intercultural understanding
E. Maintains program of appropriate retention activities.
IV. Division Liaison Activities
A. Acquires knowledge of programs.
B. Understands individual course content.
C. Attends appropriate meetings.
D. Communicates to students occupational trends related to program of study.
E. Provides services that meet the unique needs of students within assigned division.
F. Publicizes services to students within that division.