Johnson County Community College
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Part-time Regular, Non-Exempt
Number of openings
Work Schedule, Hours per week
Varies, 25 hours per week
$23.95-28.74 per hour (actual pay depends on qualifications)
Olathe Health Education Center (OHEC)
Established in 1969, Johnson County Community College is dedicated
to transforming lives and strengthening communities through
learning. Located in Overland Park, Kansas, JCCC has enjoyed a
national reputation for educational excellence and student success
for more than 50 years. That's five decades dedicated to smaller
class sizes, more resources and a thriving campus culture - not to
mention our competitive tuition rates and extracurricular
experiences that transcend the norm.
The JCAE Transition Coach is responsible for assisting GED, English
Connection, and ESL students in succeeding in JCAE coursework and
with all aspects of preparing for future success in college, in a
career, and in their community. Focus includes:
- Connecting students with essential support services
(transportation, childcare, housing, food, etc.) to eliminate
barriers that might otherwise impede their progress.
- Helping students explore and research career options to
determine their career and life goals, and work with them to
develop strategies to achieve their goals.
- Supporting enrollment at JCCC (applying to the college,
applying for financial aid, preparing for placement testing,
engaging with JCCC Counselors, selecting courses, enrolling in
classes, purchasing materials and textbooks, connecting students
with JCCC resources, etc.).
- Initiates, leads, and supports marketing efforts to build
awareness and promote JCAE.
- Supporting student job search and placement.
- Collect and report student data for internal use and to meet
state reporting requirements
Bachelor's degree in related field.
Minimum of 3 years' relevant experience in adult education as an
instructor and/or as an advisor, mentor, or coach.
Demonstrated student focus, with passion for serving adults in
attaining basic skills and high school equivalency credentials, and
for encouraging their continued pursuit of education and/or career
Demonstrated project management skills and effective program
development and execution.
Must be proficient in Microsoft Office products including Excel,
Word, Outlook and PowerPoint, and have experience with enterprise
Strong relationship-building and communication skills (oral and
Demonstrated effectiveness in collaborating with peers and
individuals inside and outside the program to promote program
objectives and leverage resources to advance program
Ability to manage sensitive and confidential information.
Knowledge of FAFSA and financial aid options.
Available for periodic evening and weekend work as needed and
occasional travel within Kansas.
This position requires 25 hours per week, and currently offices in
Olathe. Work schedules are negotiable, but the TC will work Monday
through Thursday with a schedule that includes morning, afternoon,
and evening hours to maximize accessibility to all JCAE
Master's degree in a related field.
Knowledge of functions and processes associated with college
admission, financial aid, resources for students, challenges of
Familiarity with JCCC departments, processes, and key staff.
Required application documents
Every employee of the college is expected to treat all members of
the college community with dignity and respect demonstrating
professional, courteous and respectful behavior and engage in
constructive conflict resolution, when needed.
In accordance with the college policy, finalists for this position
will be subject to criminal background investigations. Individual
hiring departments at JCCC may elect to administer pre-employment
tests, which are relevant to essential job functions as part of the
applicant selection/hiring process. Many departments require those
selected for hire to submit a certified transcript for all degrees
obtained. For full consideration, applicants are encouraged to
apply prior to the review date listed in posting.
Johnson County Community College (JCCC) is an Equal Employment
Opportunity Employer. JCCC provides equal employment opportunities
to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age,
religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic
If you are an applicant requesting assistance or a reasonable
accommodation in the application process, please contact the Office
of Human Resources at 913-469-3877, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For a summary of all disclosures (Background Check, Clery Act, ADA,
EOE, etc.) refer to the links on our
To apply, please visit: https://careers.jccc.edu/en-us/job/494542/transition-coach