Columbia Basin College ("CBC" or the "College") seeks a Completion Coach/Head Women's Basketball Coach to assist in the delivery of comprehensive specialized services to enhance the retention and completion results of students at CBC. The Completion Coach will employ proactive interventions for at-risk students, academic progress monitoring, general systems navigation, educational planning and provide academic advising during peak registration periods to support retention, persistence, and completion. This position will be responsible for retention efforts and advising for student athletes and for a comprehensive call-out program to assist students with college transition. In addition to Completion Coach duties, this position is also responsible for the development and maintenance of a competitive women's basketball program within the guidelines of the Northwest Athletic Conference (NWAC) and the College. This position reports to the Associate Dean for Student Retention and Completion as well as the Director for Athletics for coaching responsibilities.
This position is open until filled. Priority consideration will be given to applicants whose application has been received by August 27, 2019 PM PDT.
Note: This salary is a combined amount of Completion Coach annual salary ($50,000 - $60,000) and stipend for Head Women's Basketball Coach ($8,000).
Develop, manage and facilitate a student contact and call-out program to assist with college transition and to provide support throughout the quarter;
Develop, manage and supervise a Student Mentor Program to support and enhance retention and completion for student athletes and the general student body;
Develop and implement an academic early warning intervention program and provide follow-up services for referred students to identify and apply retention and completion strategies;
Develop, monitor and facilitate a degree completion intervention process to alert students to the graduation process;
Provide timely and accurate educational information to students regarding pathways, degrees, certificates, courses, college policies and procedures as well as campus resources;
Deliver developed workshops/presentations on topics to include study skills, college and career planning, financial aid processes, scholarship searches, test preparation and motivation assessments;
Assist with the organization of the First Year Introduction program;
Assist with educational advising by developing online information sessions and an online advising program;
Assist students in identifying effective problem-solving skills, self-advocacy approaches, decision making and personal responsibility;
Disseminate information on programs and services to students, college staff and the community; and
Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Head Women's Basketball Coach
Develop and maintain a competitive basketball program within the guidelines and philosophy of the College and the NWAC;
Recruit student athletes within the rules and regulations of the NWAC and CBC;
Teach the fundamentals of basketball and create practice and game schedules;
Develop and adhere to budgetary guidelines as established by the Athletic Department;
Promote a diverse college environment and enhance the college's visibility in the local community;
Participate in Athletic Department meetings and other activities to promote physical health and well-being within the student body;
Support student development through participation in co-curricular activities;
Promote high ethics and integrity through personal behavior and expectation of student behavior; and
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university;
Two (2) years of experience working with diverse populations of varied ethnicities, ages, backgrounds, and abilities in an educational, nonprofit or social services setting;
Experience giving oral presentations in a group setting;
Experience playing or coaching competitive basketball;
Have a valid US driver's license; and
Have a current CPR/First Aid Card at the time of hire.
Master's degree from a regionally accredited college or university;
One (1) year of experience working with under prepared adults, first generation college students, and/or students with special needs;
Columbia Basin College (CBC) serves the citizens of Benton and Franklin counties in Washington state with two-year associate degrees for transfer to a four-year university, and applied degrees for workforce employment. CBC also provides one-year certificates and basic skills for those pursuing a GED or high school diploma. CBC serves approximately 7,000-8,000 students each quarter.Columbia Basin College now offers bachelor degrees in Nursing, Project Management, Applied Management, Cyber Security, Information Technology, and Dental Hygiene. These bachelor degrees are in direct response to the needs of our community. As a result of community needs, Columbia Basin College has recently opened our new state of the art Social Sciences and World Languages Center at the Pasco campus.In July 2017, CBC will open its second, four-story Health Science Center in Richland. In addition to training CBC healthcare professionals, the Wortman Medical Science Center will also be a functional medical clinic as part of Kadlec Regional Medical Center’s family medicine residency program.CBC will open a student housing facility in September. This first phase will house 125 students.Columbia Basin Co...llege continues its rich tradition of meeting our community's needs with a dynamic faculty, state-of-the-art facilities, and a diverse student body from all walks of life.