This position is a combination of the Pathway Navigator and Intermediary Network Coordinator positions and is based at Ellsworth Community College in Iowa Falls, IA. The Intermediary Network Coordinator helps prepare students for the workforce by connecting business and education by offering relevant, work-based learning activities to K-12 students and faculty particularly in occupations relating to STEM and in the advanced manufacturing, life sciences and information technology sectors of the Iowa Economy. The Pathway Navigator provides assistance for determining student eligibility for Gap and PACE program funds, enrolling eligible participants, and distributing said funds. In addition, this position provides students with the following services: one on one, personalized academic advising, career counseling, and referrals to social service agencies. Provide financial, career and education resources to assist students on their pathway to a new career. This position also works with businesses and other staff to develop new career pathways. This position is .75 FTE full time August through May and will require one day a week at the Marshalltown Campus.
Knowledgeable and experienced using Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel. Strong data manipulation and analysis skill. Must possess strong communication, writing, and editing skills. Must abide by FERPA regulations and maintain confidentiality at all times. Must have the ability to speak in front of large and small groups on a regular basis. Requires independent decision making, ability to exercise good judgment, and use of critical thinking skills.
Bachelor's degree in education, social work or related field required. Experience in teaching, adult or community education, educational administration or related experience preferred. Education can be substituted for experience.
Additional Salary Information: Actual annual salary will be based on experience and education and calculated for a full fiscal year, which is pro-rated to start date and FTE. This position offers a part-time benefit package including health, dental, vision, and life insurances, long-term disability coverage, retirement plan, sick, vacation, and personal leaves, and staff development opportunities.
About Iowa Valley Community College District
Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCCD) was organized in 1966 as one of 15 community college districts in Iowa. IVCCD is unique among Iowa's community college districts because it operates two separate community colleges under the umbrell of one district. There is no Iowa Valley Community College...rather, the District operates Ellsworth Communicy College in Iowa Falls (founded in 1890), Marshalltown Community College (founded in 1927), and Iowa Valley Continuing Education, as well as a satellite center (Iowa Valley Grinnell, established in 1993).ECC and MCC offer one-year and two-year career-technical programs as well as Associate in Arts (AA) and Associate in Science (AS) transfer degrees. Iowa Valley Continuing Education offers training for business and industry as well as thousands of adult education programs and services througout the Central Iowa service area. Iowa Valley Grinnell offers both college credit and adult education programs and services in Poweshiek County.