counselor disability support services coordinator resume example with 10+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Experienced Academic Counselor and Disability Support Services Coordinator knowledgeable about academic, career, and technical education. Proficient in providing Disability Support Services to individuals with learning, physical, and many other disabilities as outlined by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

  • Academic advising
  • Strong public speaker
  • Problem solving
  • Interpersonal communication
  • Student advocate
  • Crisis intervention
  • Suicide and Domestic Violence Prevention/intervention
  • Student activities
  • Transcript evaluation
  • Career and technical curriculum review
  • Accommodating students with disabilities
  • Student Counseling
  • Work-Study Supervision
Work History
Counselor/Disability Support Services Coordinator, 04/2017 - Current
State University Of New York At Cobleskill , , Pearl, MS
  • Provide ongoing course advisement and counseling services for all students or potential students in person, by phone, via zoom, or e-mail.
  • Assist students in the development of transfer plans including the evaluation of transcripts.
  • Use interest, ability, personality, and intelligence tests within the parameters of professional and ethical guidelines to assist in the counseling process.
  • Assist with recruitment and retention for Hinds Community College District.
  • Serve on the Behavior Intervention Team to hear disciplinary cases and rulings.
  • Serve on the Appeals Committee for students facing Scholastic Suspension.
  • Assist students with disabilities and special populations students in meeting diverse and special needs.
  • Coordinate or assist with orientation, testing, maintaining files via AIM, and placement with Disability Services and Special Populations personnel as assigned.
  • Educate instructors on proper etiquette and inclusion strategies for students with disabilities.
  • Staying up-to-date on ADA and other Disability Support Guidelines.
  • Provide personal counseling (apply the accepted methods of counseling/psychotherapy within the content of the helper-helpee relationship).
  • Provide advisement to students who are on probation, suspended, or who are identified as potential probationary students.
  • Conduct interviews with students who are completely withdrawing from college.
  • Model expected and appropriate leadership to promote positive interaction with students and families to teaching staff and administrative personnel.
  • Build productive relationships with parents of students facing difficult situations at school or at home.
  • Participate in the formation of campus events including Suicide and Domestic Violence Prevention/Awareness.
  • Built productive relationships with parents of students facing difficult situations at school or at home.
Excel Mentor, 01/2022 - 05/2022
Hinds Community College , , Pearl, MS
  • Responded to email and telephone requests to provide students with specific information.
  • Prepared a variety of different written communications, reports, and documents.
  • Collaborating with the Student Success Center to provide academic support for students.
  • Weekly follow-up with students.
  • Delivered supportive and knowledgeable counseling to students with academic or personal concerns.
  • Helped students develop organizational, time management, and study skills.
  • Counseled students regarding course and program selections, class scheduling, and registration and career planning.
  • Identified issues that hindered student academic achievement.
Adjunct Instructor, 07/2010 - 04/2017
Hinds Community College , , Pearl, MS
  • Used lectures, discussions, and demonstrations to increase learning and classroom success.
  • Maintained regular office hours to help students with questions and provide educational support.
  • Completed and submitted reports to administration detailing orientation course activities and plans.
  • Attended professional development meetings and workshops to refine and enhance instructional skills.
  • Worked closely with the Dean of Students and faculty to develop and implement a general studies or technical curriculum for improved learning and student performance.
  • Engaged students with insightful and compelling classroom discussion of topics relevant to coursework to boost student learning and retention.
  • Submitted daily class roster to accurately maintain attendance records for 87 students.
Librarian Technical Assistant , 07/2010 - 04/2017
Company Name , , Pearl, MS
  • Monitored the front desk to maintain a secure and clean environment.
  • Processed receipt of new books, audiovisual, and computer software inventory.
  • Stayed up to date on references, card catalogs, and automated information systems to teach and educate patrons.
  • Marketed library's many services to visitors and patrons through active communication.
  • Assisted patrons with computers and provided information on how to log on to the Internet.
  • Kept detailed records of lending transactions and library users.
  • Answered questions from patrons and helped to find desired materials.
  • Placed books on proper shelves when returned to circulation.
  • Greeted patrons warmly and offered to assist with any issues or requests.
  • Collected and processed fines on overdue library materials.
  • Gained a strong understanding of various methods for cataloging books and other materials.
  • Handled check-in and check-out process of library books and materials at the circulation desk.
  • Educated patrons on the use of reference sources, card catalogs, and automated information systems.
  • Weekly deposits of fines and fees.
Educational Specialist: Higher Education, Expected in 05/2023
Delta State University - Cleveland, MS
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  • President's List Scholar (4.0 GPA)

Master of Education: Counseling, Expected in 12/2012
Mississippi College - Clinton, MS,
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  • Member of Chi Sigma Iota International Honors Society for Counseling Professionals
Bachelor of Science: Communicative Disorders, Expected in 05/2006
Jackson State University - Jackson, MS
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  • Member of National Student Speech-Language and Hearing Association (NSSLHA)
Associate of Arts: General Students, Expected in 12/2002
Hinds Community College - Jackson, MS,
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High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2000
John W. Provine High School - Jackson, MS,
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  • Recipient of Caring Campus 2020
  • Recipient of the 2015 Hinds Hero Award
  • Acquired a larger space and resources to adequately accommodate a growing population of students in Disability Support Services at the Rankin Campus


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School Attended

  • Delta State University
  • Mississippi College
  • Jackson State University
  • Hinds Community College
  • John W. Provine High School

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  • Counselor/Disability Support Services Coordinator
  • Excel Mentor
  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Librarian Technical Assistant


  • Educational Specialist
  • Master of Education
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Arts
  • High School Diploma

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