Provides career advising, guidance and counseling to current students and alumni, both those who are undecided about major and career options and experience alumni who are changing career fields. Develop career exploration activities to assist students and graduates who are in need of identifying, exploring or changing a career direction. Provides liaison to designated academic departments and programs on career issues. Coordinates Career Fairs and other campus events related to career development. Performs all duties at a high level of multicultural competence fitting with NEIU’s student body
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Counseling or a related field with concentration in Career Counseling
Demonstrated work experience in career services in a higher education institution in the area of employer relations, recruitment and program development
(This position requires a background check.)
Master’s Degree in Counseling, or related field with concentration in Career Counseling,
Demonstrated work experience in career services in higher education institution
Experience working with students unsure about their career or major paths
About Northeastern Illinois University
Northeastern Illinois University's Main Campus is located on 67 acres in a residential area on the Northwest Side of Chicago. The University has three additional locations in the metropolitan area: the Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies, El Centro and the Center for College Access and Success. Northeastern also is a founding member of the University Center of Lake County consortium campus in suburban Lake County, north of Chicago. Northeastern offers more than 40 undergraduate degree and certificate programs and more than 50 graduate degree, certificate, licensure and endorsement programs.
Northeastern offers a rewarding working environment for our students and employees. Our faculty and staff are smart, dedicated people who work to create an excellent urban university experience for bright and motivated students.
Northeastern values its employees and seeks to foster an inclusive workplace. Northeastern is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer with a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, Northeastern welcomes applications from a diverse pool of candidates.