HR at Thomas More College

Job Postings

Coordinator of Career Planning

Department: Student Affairs
To Apply: Send resume and cover letter to hr@thomasmore.edu
Contact: Laura Custer, Director of Human Resources
email: hr@thomasmore.edu
phone: 859-344-3314

Thomas More College, located in Crestview Hills, KY in the Greater Cincinnati area, is a small, private liberal arts Catholic college. The Coordinator of Career Planning will provide services that guide and teach students the process of career development, effective career decision-making, evaluating interests, values, and workforce readiness. In addition, will advise students in the process of choosing a college major and career preparation.

Core Competencies

  • Ability to establish working relationships with students, faculty, staff and community resources.
  • Be a positive and professional role model for students.
  • Strong writing, computer and communication skills.
  • Ability to be flexible and adjust work schedule to meet the needs of the program.
  • Knowledge of the career and occupational resources, trends, and opportunities.
  • Knowledge of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, Strong Interest Inventory or other Career Assessments/Interest Inventories.
  • Experience in Higher Education.
  • Knowledge of college entrance requirements and procedures.
  • Ability to work independently as well as being a strong team player.

Principle Duties & Responsibilities

  • Individual Career Counseling, Assessment and Advising.
  • Individual and group sessions on job search strategies, resume writing,cover letter creation, interviewing techniques and online career resources.
  • Advise students in choosing/switching a college major.
  • Assist students with the process of attending graduate school.
  • Conduct mock interviews with students and alumni.
  • Maintain and update Career Resources – to include information on career opportunities, employment prospects, graduate schools and graduate admissions test materials, current college catalogs, career planning and job search and online career resources.
  • Create and deliver classroom presentations to promote the Career Planning Center.
  • Deliver seminars and workshops on career planning topics.
  • Oversee and maintain the Career Planning website.
  • Coach students and alumni on career readiness and professionalism in the workplace.
  • Track student and alumni numbers and outcomes.
  • Assist with completing the Career Planning annual report.
  • Inform students of job opportunities and experiential learning opportunities.
  • Serve all currently enrolled students and alumni.
  • Participate in events such as Registration, Orientation, Graduation, Senior Banquet, etc.
  • Responsible for all campus programming and initiatives for the career planning office.
  • Maintain the Career Planning bulletin board.
  • Serve as a support and back-up for Academic Support Services Programs.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Education & Experience

Education: Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred. Licensed to administer the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) or Strong Interest Inventory a plus.

Experience: Previous experience in Career Planning or 3-5 years of work experience in a related field.

To Apply: Email resume, cover letter, and reference list to hr@thomasmore.edu, or mail to Director of Human Resources, Thomas More College, 333 Thomas More Parkway, Crestview Hills, KY 41017.