Indian Hills Community College Career/Work-Based Learning Coach in Ottumwa, Iowa
This person will be responsible for leading work-based learning initiatives and providing career coaching for IHCC’s Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs. This individual will serve as the point of contact, and as a resource, for students and faculty to connect with businesses and other college departments that facilitate work-based learning. They will also help students explore career options and determine appropriate career pathways to meet their educational and employment goals.
Minimum Job Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in education, counseling, human services or related field.
Experience and/or knowledge in the areas of work-based learning, career advising and/or job placement.
Demonstrates ability to work with various constituents, including students, faculty and business and industry representatives.
Establish relationships with CTE faculty and area business and industry representatives.
Create and maintain a database of potential work-based learning sites and positions for CTE students.
Provide one-on-one career coaching to students, including providing advising on career pathways and helping students explore career options though Iowa’s Career Coach online tool.
Provide individualized advising to CTE students on work-based learning opportunities and benefits.
Work with CTE faculty and other IHCC offices that address work-based learning to establish cross-departmental advisory group that meets quarterly to discuss work-based learning progress.
Coordinate and monitor work-based learning experiences in high-demand WIOA fields for students at area businesses.
Work collaboratively with the WBL Specialist serving the Intermediary Network.
Serve as the IHCC point of contact for career opportunities at business and industry partners.
Attend meetings/workshops, conferences, related to WBL activities.
Develop and implement WBL activities for IHCC students.
Vice President, Learning and Engagement
Professional - Exempt - Special Funding, at will employment on a letter of employment
4 term, Full Time
Monday through Thursday, 7:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
$44,603.00 - 55,136.00