1+ months

Academic Coach

Kelly Services
Fort Worth, TX 76196

Part Time OR Full Time


**_Job Summary_**

The Academic Coach is responsible for reinforcing the Athletic Academic Services Office (AASO) commitment to transformative education by helping student-athletes with learning strategies, organization, study skills and alignment of their academic priorities. Academic Coaches work with identified student-athletes based on recent matriculation, developing academic achievement and/or learning differences. Academic Coaches seek to model appropriate behavior for learning, provide customized instruction and guide student-athletes through the learning process. The Academic Coach will report to their assigned Learning Specialist and/or the Tutor Coordinator.

**_Duties and Essential Job Functions_**

+ Work with student-athletes individually or in small groups to build fundamental academic skills using direct instruction methods and appropriate learning strategies

+ Collaborate and communicate with AASO staff members to design and implement academic success plans based on the expectations and standards established by the AASO

+ Assist in the identification, develop and implement appropriate learning strategies and study skills in order to maximize student-athlete success

+ Foster professional relationship with student-athletes to encourage academic and personal growth

+ Ensure accurate and timely submission of all required documents including but not limited to reports, availability submission, weekly meeting agendas, etc.

+ Maintain confidentiality and adhere to all FERPA guidelines

+ Learn and adhere to NCAA, Big 12, and Texas Christian University rules and regulations by attending all mandatory trainings and meetings (e.g. - compliance meetings and weekly meetings)

+ Performs other related duties as assigned

**_Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities_**

+ Knowledge and successful application of various academic skills

+ Knowledge of merging trends and best practices in education

+ Knowledge of effective learning strategies for adult learners

+ Skill in organization and ability to complete paperwork in a timely manner

+ Skill in Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat, and Zoom or other virtual meeting software

+ Ability to manage multiple complex assignments with sensitivity to deadlines, priorities, and changing circumstances.

+ Ability to create lesson plans with clearly defined learning objectives, goals, and a metric for measuring progress toward these goals.

+ Ability to explain concepts to others effectively and ability to effectively communicate study strategies to ensure academic success

+ Ability to conduct and facilitate coaching sessions individually or in small groups

+ Ability to maintain required documentation and tutoring notes

+ Ability to work with student-athletes of diverse, ethnic backgrounds

+ Ability to exhibit characteristics of responsibility and desire to help others with discretion and flexibility

+ Ability to work independently by applying critical thinking and problem-solving skills in various situations

**_Required Education & Experience_**

Bachelors degree in progress from an accredited institution of higher education

**_Preferred Education & Experience_**

+ Tutoring or teaching experience

+ Masters degree in progress from an accredited institution of higher education

**_Pay Rate_**

$15/hr for undergraduate

$18/hr for Master`s degree

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Looking for meaningful work that enriches the lives of students in your community? At Kelly Education, we connect passionate people with great jobs in local schools. Whether youre looking to work a few days a week or every day, want to work in a classroom or a non-instructional rolewell connect you with flexible work you can feel good about. Even if youre new to the education field, our thorough training and orientation will prepare you to be successful.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (


Posted: 2022-05-27 Expires: 2022-07-28

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