Theideal candidate will join a vibrant and inclusive educational community andhave a desire and ability to work with a diverse population. TheSuccess Coach for the EEC Career Pathways Grant is a full-time grant positionwhose main function is to support the career and academic goals of theparticipating educators through advising, coaching, and collaborating with thegrant coordinators to plan and deliver services that will meet educator needs. This position will assist educators inplanning their own professional development, linking them to college supportsand tracking and reporting on their progress. The Success Coach will work withall areas of the grant to deliver student services that align with theDepartment of Early Education and Care's strategic priorities and requirements,including planning course offerings, recruiting, enrolling, advising andcoaching adult learners entering or already in the field. The grant term endson June 30, 2023, but it is subject to renewal. This is a full-time position of37.5 hours per week with benefits.
Key Responsibilities and Duties:
The ECE SuccessCoach will:
Provide advising and coaching for students enrolled in grant courses;
Serve as primary liaison for adult learners and workforce educatorsenrolled in grant courses, developing an Individual Professional DevelopmentPlan (IPDP) focused on career and academic needs, advising and directingstudents to other college supports, as necessary;
Collaborate with lead personnel to determine course offerings;
Collaborate with college offices and community partners on recruitment andregistration of grant students;
Work with lead personnel to ensure that all project goals and related tasksand timelines are completed in an efficient manner, including data collection,reports, and evaluations;
Participate as a liaison and partner with related agencies and othercommunity colleges in collaboration as determined beneficial;
Travel as required to meet with stakeholders and collaborative partnersthroughout our service area and the Commonwealth;
Prepare documents related to the grant, as required, including maintainingrecords of student progress for reporting purposes;
Other duties related to maintaining compliance under the terms of the grantand supporting the work of the grant.
Support MassBay's commitment to the Equity Agenda; collaborating with faculty, staff, and students on the College's strategic initiatives dedicated to closing the equity gap related to student outcomes;
Support MassBay's commitment to being anti-racist; embracing a community free of bias and inequality;
Contribute to discussion and review of applicable College policies with a critical lens toward diversity, equity, and inclusion;
Engage with the Office of Diversity on issues related to underserved student success;
Further the examination of pertinent practices that are culturally responsive and reflective of inclusive perspectives; and
Engage in conversations with colleagues and students regarding best practices within the discipline or programmatic related to equity and inclusion.
This list is not to be considered all-inclusive. A supervisor may assign other duties as required to meet the needs and foster the mission of the College.
All employees of MassBay are expected to work collegially and collaboratively within a community that values and celebrates diversity.
Master's degree in Education(with specialization in Early Childhood, Special Education or related field);
5 years of experience in the Early Childhood field;
Knowledge of community college academic programs,services and culture;
Thorough working knowledge of the Department of EarlyEducation and Care's regulations pertaining to staff and the Department'spriorities and directives;
Proven ability to work effectively with diverse,multicultural, and non-traditional students;
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, written communicationand presentation skills;
Efficient, detail-oriented, self-starter with the abilityto meet deadlines and work well with a minimum of supervision;
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively on multipleprojects in a fast-paced environment;
Ability to work evenings and weekends as required,primarily remotely at these times; and
Will embrace the College's ideals of diversity, civility, and inclusion aswe strive to create a safe and supportive school for all.
Sensitivity and commitment to the goals of Affirmative Action and workforce diversity;
Experience working in a diverse environment;
Demonstrated commitment to working with underserved students.
Position Type: MCCC Professional Grade 5, Academic Counselor
Application Deadline: [August 21, 2022, or thereafter until filled.
To Apply: Please include a letter of interest and resume with your online application.
All MassBay Community College students, faculty, and staff are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Accordingly, initial employment is dependent upon receipt and verification of full vaccination status records; details of how to fulfill vaccine record verification requirements will be provided during the hire and onboarding process.
This is a grant funded position, and position is contingent on funding.
Final candidates are required to provide sealed transcripts and/or certifications.
Hiring is contingent upon a successful CORI clearance.
Massachusetts Bay Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age, veteran or military status, genetic information, gender identity, or sexual orientation in its programs and activities as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and college policies. The College prohibits sexual harassment, including sexual violence. Inquiries or complaints concerning discrimination, harassment, retaliation, or sexual violence shall be referred to the College's Affirmative Action and/or Title IX Coordinator, Lisa MacDonald, Director of Equity Compliance, [email protected], (781) 239-3147, the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission or the United States Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights.
Massachusetts Bay Community College values diversity, inclusion, and collaboration. We strongly encourage members of underrepresented communities to apply to join our community. Located in Greater Boston, MassBay is a comprehensive, open-access community college, offering associate degrees and certificate programs on three campuses in Wellesley Hills, Framingham, and Ashland, Massachusetts. MassBay fosters educational excellence and academic success to prepare students for local and global citizenship, to meet critical workforce demands of communities, and to contribute to the region’s economic development.