Grace College Department of Graduate Counseling is seeking applications for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Counseling for our CACREP-accredited program.
Responsibilities include teaching online graduate counseling courses, supervision, mentoring, scholarly activity, academic advising, professional development, and university service.
Grace College is an evangelical Christian Liberal Arts College. Located in the resort community of Winona Lake (near Warsaw, Indiana 36 miles west of Ft. Wayne), Grace College offers 52 academic majors and 38 minors. Central to its mission is developing character, sharpening competence and preparing for service.
Our goal in Christian living and teaching is to make Christ preeminent in all things. The programs of the college, as well as its community lifestyle commitment, are designed to encourage serious academic inquiry, a biblical worldview, spiritual understanding, and social conscience.
The Graduate Department is housed within the School of Behavioral Sciences, which includes both undergraduate and graduate programs. The department’s purpose is “equipping graduate students to be grounded in scripture, professionally competent, and actively engaged in personal growth as they work in the church and mental health agencies.” This department seeks a counseling faculty member who holds views comparable to those of the institution, which include the institution's doctrinal commitments, called the Covenant of Faith. It also seeks a faculty member who will complement the contributions of the department’s existing faculty
Qualifications: This position offers a challenging opportunity to a faculty member with teaching and clinical experience in the counseling profession. The successful candidate will have a minimum of:
D. in Counselor Education and Supervision by the date of hire.
A license as a mental health counselor (or must be licensed within six months of hire).
Strong commitment to a biblical foundation while teaching counseling principles in the classroom.
Commitment to the mission and values of an evangelical Christian institution
Strong Professional Counselor identity
An appreciation for a rigorous academic program that encourages professional and spiritual growth among students.
A minimum of three years of counseling experience.
Evidence of scholarly potential.
Three years of successful faculty teaching experience in higher education
Online teaching experience
Application Process: All contact information including a completed faculty application, cover letter, statement of philosophy of teaching at a Christian liberal arts institution, vitae, and completed reference request forms should be sent to: Attn: Josh Ailes, Human Resources, firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to Grace College and Theological Seminary, 200 Seminary Drive, Winona Lake, IN 46590
The application forms can be downloaded at http://www.grace.edu/about/employment/. The projected start for this position is August 2019.
Grace College and Theological Seminary is an Equal Opportunity Employer that seeks a diverse work environment by encouraging women and minorities to apply.