Eckerd College
  • - Counseling and Health Services
  • St. Petersburg, FL, USA
  • Part Time

Eckerd College Position Description
Part-time Coordinator of Advocacy Services

Department: Counseling Services
Position Title: Part-time Coordinator of Advocacy Services
Immediate Supervisor/Title: Executive Director of Counseling, Outreach and Health Services
FLSA: non-exempt

Under the supervision of the Executive Director of Counseling, Outreach, and Health Services,
the Coordinator of Advocacy Services will serve as an advocate for students, providing
confidential support services to students seeking support and information in response to experiences involving any form of sexual harassment or violence. The Coordinator will provide advocacy and support
services in accordance with federal and local laws and College policies. This is a part-time 20
hour/week position, 40 weeks per year.

Minimum Qualifications:
• A bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.
• The ability to work effectively as a confidential advocate balancing the needs of individual
students with those of the College.
• Strong interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written) and demonstrated ability
to provide culturally proficient leadership among peers, and experience interacting with
students, parents, and colleagues under a variety of circumstances.

Preferred Qualifications:
• One or more years of demonstrated experience providing advocacy support
• 40+ hours of advocacy training
• Demonstrated experience in trauma response services. Experience in working effectively with college students
• Experience working in an institution of higher education

• Ability to communicate effectively, both in writing and orally.
• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with college students and employees at all levels throughout the institution.

Eckerd College is committed to fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student body, and an inclusive campus community. Eckerd is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Eckerd College is especially interested in attracting candidates from historically underrepresented groups.

This position has been closed and is no longer available.
Eckerd College


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