Part-Time Counselors

Filing Deadline: On-going




Under general direction, provides individual and group guidance and counseling to students with academic, career/technical, educational, and personal concerns. Duties include but are not limited to the following: Counsels students considering career/technical certificate, degree and programs to other colleges; assists them with educational plans; helps students become more knowledgeable about their aptitudes, interests, values, and achievement levels; assists students in planning their selection of courses; serves as liaison for the respective geographic feeder schools/agencies; stays current with transfer requirements of universities/colleges and other technical training programs and institutions; assists students with their special needs and problems; assists faculty, administrators, and staff in recognizing these needs; maintains regular and consistent contact with faculty members regarding student issues and concerns; acts as a resource person for faculty concerning the transfer process to a four-year college; provides intervention services for students such as early alert; refers students who require more specialized counseling to appropriate agencies in the community; plan and conduct workshops related to the matriculation process; assists the Counseling department in developing Service Learning Outcomes; maintains an active membership and participation in local, regional, or national professional organizations and/or activities; provides residents of the District with information about Mendocino College; encourages them to use College resources; assists with departmental planning and implementing staff development activities; participates in regularly scheduled staff meetings; assists in planning, implementing, and evaluating the Counseling program through Program Review; serves on a variety of college committees.

Master’s in counseling, rehabilitation counseling, clinical psychology, counseling Psychology, guidance counseling, educational counseling, social work or career development

If meeting the state-mandated minimum qualifications based on equivalency, the link below will take you to Mendocino College’s equivalency policy and form that must be filled out and submitted with your application packet.

Assignments are made on a part-time, hourly contract basis. A part-time teaching assignment may not exceed a total of 67% of an annual full-time assignment. Salary is determined by the total class hours times the individual's hourly rate of pay.


  • Submit a Completed Mendocino College Academic Application and Voluntary Applicant

  • Academic Application

  • Resume

  • Unofficial copies of related transcripts

to Human Resources, Mendocino College, 1000 Hensley Creek Road, Ukiah, CA, 95482. These materials may also be scanned and submitted electronically via email to Human Resources at,, or fax to 707-467-1023.

You may also include letters of reference.

Mendocino College welcomes applications from all qualified candidates who demonstrate sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds of our community college students.