Under the general supervision of the Associate Director of Student Life and Development in Club Sports, the Coordinator will implement NCAA and Big West student-athlete development programming and initiatives focused on key areas including professional development, career development, self-discovery initiatives, leadership development, life-skills, and wellness education for student athletes based on their unique needs. In consultation with Athletics Senior Associate Athletic Director, the incumbent will help develop and implement programming and events including community service, civic engagement, and campus involvement efforts to engage student athletes, promote belonging, and in support of department efforts.
Plan and develop life skills programming for student athletes that is targeted toward their unique needs and development.
Provide career development opportunities and serve as the primary contact for employers seeking to hire or interact with student-athletes in coordination with the Career Development Center.
Liaison with Student Affairs, other Divisions, and departments across campus to collaborate and coordinate services in support of the needs of student athletes as well as identify areas of need and methods to address them.
Serve as advisor for the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) - ensure regular guests from Athletics Leadership and Coaching, and ensure BAC is always invited to participate.
Work in conjunction with the Associate AD for SA Health & Wellness with educational efforts including mental health, ATOD, Sexual Health and other topics deemed beneficial, which may include collaboration with Counseling and Psychological Services, and other health and wellness advocates to conceive, plan, and provide health & wellness opportunities for student athletes.
Participate in search committees
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
• Must be well versed in counseling techniques to be able to solve sensitive complex problems that arise in the student athlete population.
• Knowledge of student and student-athlete development theories and ability to apply theories to student-athlete leadership development.
• Ability to multitask and be detail oriented.
• Must be self-directed, have a high energy level, strongly motivated and organized.
• Effective oral and written communication skills and organizational skills.
• Ability to communicate effectively with an ethnically and culturally diverse campus community. Keen understanding of diversity and inclusion.
Ability to communicate with an ethnically and culturally diverse campus community. Ability to follow all university policies, procedures, and guidelines including but not limited to safety, civility, information security, and non-discrimination policies and procedures. Ability to contribute to a positive university experience for each and every student, and assist in achieving the university's commitment to a "vision of excellence."
Education and Experience
Equivalent to a bachelor's degree in one of the behavioral sciences, public or business administration, or a job-related field and two years of professional experience in one of the student services program areas required.
Master's degree in counseling, student personnel or other related social sciences is highly preferred.
Demonstrated experience working in a university setting working with student-athletes and developing and planning out-of-classroom co-curricular activities and programs for student-athletes.
Demonstrated experience to plan for and manage simultaneous complex projects.
Light work - Job involves some lifting of medium weight objects (10-20 pounds) and/or 10% - 20% of the job involves standing or walking.
Student Life and Development
Student Service Professional II
The targeted salary may be set as high as $5,097 per month based on experience. The salary range for this classification is $4,610 to $6,556 per month.
Salary placement is determined by the education, experience, and qualifications the candidate brings to the position, internal equity, and the hiring department’s fiscal resources.
Excellent benefits through CalPERS (health, vision, dental), tuition fee waiver, generous vacation and sick leave, and 14 paid holidays each year.
Full-time temporary position for 1 year with no permanent status granted. Temporary assignments may expire prior to the ending date.
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Long Beach State Athletics is committed to following NCAA, Big West Conference, Golden Coast Conference, and Mountain Pacific Sports Federation rules and regulations. Therefore, the incumbent is required to maintain a working knowledge of these rules and regulations.
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