Employment

Become part of a community dedicated to students with learning differences.

Beacon College is an equal access/equal opportunity institution committed to affirmative action and advocates a drug-free environment. Beacon College seeks qualified and diverse candidates with multicultural experience including members of protected class groups. Beacon College is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).

Inquiries:
Office of Human Resources
Phone: 352-638-9762
Email: employment@beaconcollege.edu

Beacon College is dedicated to attracting talented, high caliber staff and supporting all employees in their professional development. Positions currently open are listed below:

Associate Director of Admissions Systems & Operations

Beacon College was the first undergraduate institution in the United States accredited to award bachelor degrees exclusively to students with learning disabilities and/or ADHD. We are committed to student success, offering academic and personal support services that help each student achieve his/her life goals. Beacon College is a growing community that is welcoming, accepting, and supportive of each community member. Set in the historic downtown of Leesburg, Florida, amidst beautiful lakes, Beacon College is close to Orlando and within an easy drive of many other points of interest in Florida. We are currently recruiting an Associate Director of Admissions Systems and Operations in our busy Office of Enrollment Management.

The Associate Director of Admissions Systems and Operations provides data and application management support for admissions and recruitment.  The position works with the VP for Enrollment Management, the Director of Admissions and the recruitment team to examine processes to identify areas for improvement, increase efficiencies, and provide analysis of admissions application and data generating activities.  The Associate Director is responsible for coordinating and managing the timely processing of admissions applications and the daily related office operations of the Admissions Office. The position also manages interoffice communications and correspondence with prospective students, parents and educational professionals.

Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree, a minimum 2 years of experience related to office management in a relationship database environment and familiarity with MS Access and Excel. The position requires a demonstrated ability to handle stressful situations in a positive manner and evidence of experience in a contributive environment.  Prior admissions or higher educational office experience is a definite plus. Strong communication, organizational, and time management skills and a commitment to confidentiality are required.

Application: Candidates should apply with a cover letter, resume, and the contact information for three references to: the Director of Human Resources and Risk Management E-mail submissions are preferred and can be sent to: employment@beaconcollege.edu.

Beacon College offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefit program and rewarding employment in a growing educational community. Beacon College is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). Beacon College seeks qualified and diverse candidates with multicultural experience including members of protected class groups. To find out more about the Beacon College community please visit our website at www.beaconcollege.edu.

Mental Health Counselor

Beacon College was the first undergraduate institution in the United States accredited to award bachelor degrees exclusively to students with learning disabilities and/or ADHD. We are committed to student success, offering academic and personal support services that help each student achieve his/her life goals. Beacon College is a growing community that is welcoming, accepting, and supportive of each community member. Set in the historic downtown of Leesburg, Florida, amidst beautiful lakes, Beacon College is close to Orlando and within an easy drive of many other points of interest in Florida. The Office of Student Health & Well-Being is currently recruiting for a Mental Health Counselor to provide a broad range of counseling and psychological services to Beacon College students including: diagnostic assessment and evaluation, individual mental health counseling, group therapy, crisis intervention, consultation, and outreach programming and training We seek a dedicated hands-on professional who is willing to work one-on-one and in group settings.

The Counselor participates in evening and weekend on-call duties, emergency and crisis response procedures; provides therapeutic services and crisis management while on rotation as a floating counselor on and around campus; and trains/advises faculty, staff, and students on issues involving Mental Health.  The Counselor maintains knowledge of community mental health resources, making referrals as appropriate and remains current on counseling and psychology methodologies and techniques.

Qualifications: Requires a minimum of a Master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling and appropriate State of Florida licensing. Follows American Counseling Association’s professional code of ethics and uses psychotherapeutic best practices and principles. Previous counseling experience is required. Higher educational counseling experience and experience counseling individuals with learning differences is highly desirable. A commitment to confidentiality is critical.

Application: Candidates should apply with a cover letter, CV, unofficial transcripts of highest degree awarded, copy of state licensure or evidence of ability to secure licensure, and contact information for three references to: the Director of Human Resources and Risk Management E-mail submissions are preferred and can be sent to: employment@beaconcollege.edu.

Beacon College offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefit program and rewarding employment in a growing educational community. Beacon College is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). Beacon College seeks qualified and diverse candidates with multicultural experience including members of protected class groups. To find out more about the Beacon College community please visit our website at www.beaconcollege.edu