The Foundation for California Community Colleges is on a mission to double its impact in the next 10 years. We are a group of relentless optimists and innovators in education, working collaboratively with public and private partners to help improve the student experience and expand pathways to economic and social mobility in communities across California. We are seeking a Regional Coordinator to join the Foundation in its mission of benefitting, supporting, and enhancing the California Community Colleges— the largest and most diverse system of higher education in the nation.
Guided Pathways is an integration framework driving to optimize system and college cohesion in order to advance the Vision for Success and visibly transform the student experience.
WHAT YOU’LL DO
Guided Pathways Regional Coordinators assist colleges with the development of innovative strategies to support local Guided Pathways efforts. In addition, in collaboration with Chancellor’s Office staff, Regional Coordinators facilitate partnering within the geographic region and across the entire state system in order to ensure the deeper penetration of promising practices and the widespread sharing of field expertise.
Regional Coordinators provide an important level of local support for colleges and districts in their Guided Pathways and AB705 implementation. They foster regional collaboration and serve as liaisons between colleges/districts and the Chancellor's Office. They help inform development of needed tools and resources as colleges work to integrate the Guided Pathways and AB705 framework. Regional Coordinators are available to help colleges and districts get answers to their questions and share new available resources, tools, and promising practices.
WHAT YOU BRING
IDEAL CANDIDATE QUALITIES
WHAT WE OFFER
You’ll join a group of mission-driven, passionate, equity-minded individuals with a strong desire to impact and change lives for the better through education. As the official nonprofit auxiliary to the Chancellor's Office, we aim to ensure our team reflects the diversity of the California Community Colleges and the 2.1 million students, campuses, and communities it serves. Individuals are hired for their deep understanding of each population’s unique needs, and will join a collaborative environment where each team member plays an important role in helping Californians across all communities improve their social and economic mobility and build a better future for themselves and their families.
We are headquartered in an office located in downtown Sacramento’s thriving R Street corridor. Our benefits include the CalPERS defined benefit retirement plan, generous medical, dental, and vision, tuition reimbursement, and more. We take a strategic and comprehensive approach to investing in our people, fostering an environment for employee growth, and providing diverse opportunities for continued learning, professional development, and advancement.
For immediate consideration, please submit a letter of interest and resume saved as Microsoft Word (.doc/.docx) or Adobe Acrobat PDF (.pdf) documents to [email protected] Please include in the subject line: “Regional Coordinator, Guided Pathways, Implementation Team”.