Licensed Student Counselor - Part-time

Start Date

Peru State College is seeking applicants for a part time Licensed Student Counselor. Hours can be flexible, Monday – Friday, will typically work 10-15 hours per week up to 24 hours per week. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.



Salary is $80.00 per hour.



Master’s degree and mental health practitioner’s license in Nebraska at time of application is required.



Will provide professional counseling to students on academic and personal matters, monitor the contracts, enrollment, and academic progress of students on academic probation, and coordinate probationary progress reporting by the faculty. Will assist probationary and other at-risk students in identifying and addressing obstacles to their academic success and help students adapt to the culture of academia, understand academic expectations, and navigate college policies and procedures. Will assess student needs for academic support and refer to appropriate resources and/or personnel and provide prevention and intervention counseling for substance use. May assist with the coordination and implementation of drug and alcohol awareness programming and coordinate and assess surveys for prevention, intervention, counseling, probation advising, trainings, and programming services. Will maintain confidential records.


Application Procedure

There are no benefits associated with this hourly position and the position will not be entitled to a specific term of employment. This position is temporary in nature and may be discontinued at any time at the discretion of the College without cause or advance notice. 

This position is subject to veterans preference. Offers of employment will be conditional upon satisfactory results of a background check.

To apply, submit an application here

Peru State College is an equal opportunity institution. Peru State College does not discriminate against any student, employee or applicant on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, religion, or age in employment and education opportunities, including but not limited to admission decisions. The College has designated an individual to coordinate the College’s non-discrimination efforts to comply with regulations implementing Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act, Title IX, of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. Reports regarding discrimination or harassment may be directed to the following Compliance Coordinator. In addition, inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies and practices may be directed to the Compliance Coordinator: Ms. Eulanda Cade, Peru State College, Administration Building, Room 312, PO Box 10, 600 Hoyt Street, Peru, NE 68421-0010, (402) 872-2230