Administrative Positions

Admissions Representative

Texas Lutheran University invites applications for the position of Admissions Representative. Responsibilities include performing all significant recruiting and admissions functions and serving the admissions needs of the constituents of the university. This includes, but is not limited to evaluating and measuring the learning potential and academic achievement of prospective students and determining whether there is a good match between the student and the university. The position title may be modified based upon the applicant’s experience.

Position requirements include:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • Between two and five years of related (higher education, public relations, or marketing) experience is preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent critical thinking skills
  • Excellent problem-solving ability
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality
  • Excellent telephone skills and a willingness to be a part of an aggressive telemarketing plan
  • Excellent leadership and time management skills; must be a self-starter
  • Considerable judgment is required to work independently and make decisions based on precedent and established policy
  • Travel is required, including overnight travel; attendance at some weekend or evening events is required
  • Knowledge of computers and communication technology, to include MS Office
  • Understanding of and appreciation for a church-related university

Benefits are competitive. Texas Lutheran University, an accredited university affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, is located 35 miles from downtown San Antonio. For more information about TLU, consult our web site at http://www.tlu.edu . Please submit an application, a resume, and the contact information for at least three professional references to:

Human Resources

Texas Lutheran University

1000 W. Court Street

Seguin, TX 78155

Fax: (830) 372-6409

E-mail: humanresources@tlu.edu

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a selection is made. Texas Lutheran University has been recognized as a “Great College to Work For” by the Chronicle of Higher Education and also is on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. The University is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and also is subject to the provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA). Texas Lutheran University is committed to diversity.

Director of Counseling and Disabilities Services

Texas Lutheran University is seeking applicants for the position of Director of Counseling and Disabilities Services. This full time position is a generalist psychologist/counselor and is responsible for providing administrative oversight and direction for counseling and disabilities services; direct counseling services for students; prevention and outreach programming; and consultation and collaboration on service delivery; provide on-call/crisis response.

Position requirements include:

  • Master’s degree in counseling is required; a doctorate in clinical psychology or counseling is preferred
  • Must be licensed in the State of Texas
  • Five (5) years of post-licensure broad clinical experience in individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, outreach education, consultation, and clinical supervision; with at least one of those years in a college/university setting
  • High degree of judgment is required to deal with complex factors which are not easily evaluated, and make decisions based on conclusions for which there is little precedent
  • Ability to plan and schedule own work
  • Knowledge of current Federal/State laws, regulations and codes that affect counseling and disabilities services policy and current issues and research within the profession
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Knowledge and experience working with short-term delivery systems for providing counseling and psychotherapy
  • Ability to handle stress and perform responsibilities at a high level in a dynamic environment, think rationally, and make quick decisions with sound judgment
  • Ability to work effectively with ethnic, cultural, and socially diverse student populations
  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality
  • Knowledge of off-campus referrals for students who need more extensive psychological support than brief psychotherapy model can provide
  • Ability to travel occasionally to conduct college business
  • Understanding of and appreciation for a church-related university

Benefits are competitive. Texas Lutheran University, an accredited university affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, is located 35 miles from downtown San Antonio. For more information about TLU, consult our web site at www.tlu.edu. Please submit an application, a resume, and the contact information for at least three professional references to:

Human Resources

Texas Lutheran University

1000 W. Court Street

Seguin, Texas 78155

E-mail: humanresources@tlu.edu

Fax: (830) 372-6409

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until an appointment is made. Texas Lutheran University has been recognized as a “Great College to Work For” by the Chronicle of Higher Education and also is on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. The University is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and also is subject to the provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA). Texas Lutheran University is committed to diversity.

Title IX Nondiscrimination Policy

Texas Lutheran University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Dr. Bernadette Buchanan, Title IX Coordinator, 830-372-8060. TLU's Title IX policies are outlined at www.tlu.edu/titleix.

For further information on notice of non-discrimination, visit http://wdcrobcolp01.ed.gov/CFAPPS/OCR/contactus.cfm for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, or call 1-800-421-3481.