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Career Success Coach

$43,000 – $45,000 yearly

Ball State University

Last Updated: 9/09/22

Job Description

Division of Lifetime Learning

Career Success Coach

Ball State University

Lifetime Learning is welcoming applications for a Career Success Coach that will be working with adult non-credit students, supporting them throughout the course to obtainment of employment.

Remote work arrangements are available for this position.

The university offers excellent benefits, including health care and retirement plans, tuition assistance for employees and dependents, and generous time off with pay

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At Ball State University, Inclusiveness and freedom of expression are a part of our enduring values and inform all of our efforts. We encourage applicants to familiarize themselves with our Inclusive Excellence Plan to learn more about our commitment and to identify how you might contribute to these efforts.

Position Function: The Career Success Coach will manage a roster of Lifetime Learning participants in various career trainings and help individuals enrolled in courses obtain employment which pay a living wage and have opportunities for advancement and increased employment options.

The Career Success Coach is responsible for providing intake, assessments, job coaching support, career services, employment placement to participants and adhering to all program implementation requirements. The successful candidate will be service-oriented, flexible, and collaborative to positively support adult participants in identifying strengths, aligning them with career paths, overcoming obstacles to success, completing certification exams, and obtaining employment. 

Remote work arrangements are available for this position.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree from an accredited institution by date of employment.
  • One year of relevant experience (for example: teaching, counseling, advising, recruitment, admissions, program support/administration).
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • High degree of commitment to customer service and student success.
  • Strong focus on detail and task completion.
  • Highly organized.

Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.

Preferred Qualifications: Direct experience assisting students; additional years of related experience.

Apply online at: https://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/33166 . Include the following documents with your application: resume and cover letter addressed to Amy Barsha. In the Applicant Documents section of this application, please provide an inclusive excellence statement describing how you would contribute to the development of a diverse and inclusive learning community at Ball State University through your teaching, research, and/or service. Please include examples of your contributions when possible. Word limit 500. 

The option to upload transcripts, as well as up to 3 letters of recommendation is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earner is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted.

Compensation for this position starts at a minimum of $43,000, and up to $45,000. Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through date 9/23/2022.

Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 120 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation. Ball State aspires to be the model of the most student-centered and community-engaged of the 21st century public research universities, transforming entrepreneurial learners into impactful leaders – committed to improving the quality of life for all.

The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same.

The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave. For further information regarding benefits please visit: https://cms.bsu.edu/About/AdministrativeOffices/HumanResources/Jobs/Benefits-and-Community/Faculty

Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.



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Muncie, Indiana, United States
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 120 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation. Ball Sta...