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FACULTY ​- ​FC1-FC4
DALLAS COLLEGE DISTRICT 
JOB DESCRIPTION


JOB TITLE: Fa​cu​lty​ Counselor 
LOCATION DESIGNA​​TION: Colleges
PRINCIPAL JOB DUTIES AND RES​​PONSIBILITIES

​I.  ​Instru​ctional Activities:
A.  ​Teaches assigned schedule of classes, maintains office hours, and performs according to instructional guidelines.
B.  Serves as consult​ant 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 plan​​​ning long- term programs consistent with their potential and interests.
C. Teaches skil​ls involved in the process of information utilization and decision-making.

III. Counseling Act​​ivities
A. Provides counseli​​​ng 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 res​​​​ource
2. Articulation pro​​cess (high school/college)
3. ​​Career information
4. ​​Outside agency referral
C. Publicizes​​ counseling center activities.
D. Provides progr​ams for specialized human needs individually or in groups, e.g.
1. Crisis interv​​ention
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.