Physical Education Instructor/Head Softball Coach
North Orange County Community College District
Position Number: 2016173FT
Location: Fullerton College
Department: Physical Education (FC)
Percentage of Employment: 100%
Months of Employment: 10 Months Per Year
Work Schedule: Full Time, Tenure Track
Teach a variety of Physical Education/kinesiology, Wellness, and related courses to a diverse student population.
Perform coaching assignment including, but not limited to, supervision of student-athletes, organization of practices, involvement in public relations and the recruitment, retention, and matriculation of student-athletes according to the CCCAA constitution, the NCAA and NAIA transfer guidelines.
Monitor academic progress of student-athletes and serve as liaison with all student support services.
Perform fundraising activities in support of the women's softball program.
Participate in curriculum development and serve on department, division, college and district committees as necessary to maintain and improve the instructional program; participate in appropriate professional development activities.
Participate in co-curricular activities, including planning, implementing, and teaching in special programs designed to support student success.
Participate in the formulation of Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) and the Student Learning Outcomes assessment cycle.
Maintain formal office and campus hours; participate in department and division meetings.
Maintain current knowledge of instructional methods and new technologies pertinent to areas of assignment; learn and apply emerging technologies and advances (e.g., computer software applications) as necessary to perform duties in an efficient, organized and timely manner.
Teach scheduled classes and perform related duties as assigned, including timely compliance with clerical and administrative responsibilities; comply with district, college and division policies in the performance of duties.
Instruct and assist in the growth and success of a diverse population of students through careful preparation of course materials, effective teaching methodologies and informed critical feedback on assignments and discussions.
Develop culturally relevant course content, culturally responsive pedagogical techniques, and effective practices for engaging students who are diverse and/or are students who are historically underserved. The ideal candidate should have experience in this area with African American, Latinx, Native Americans, Pacific Islanders and other disproportionately impacted students.
Work cooperatively with staff and students.
Demonstrate sensitivity to and understanding of the disabilities and diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural and ethnic background of students.
Represent the college in a professional manner as an intercollegiate athletic liaison with other educational institutions.
Develop and maintain working relationships with high schools located within the college's designated recruiting area.
Evening and/or weekend assignments may be required as part of the regular contract.
Other related duties as assigned.
Duties and responsibilities as presented are intended to be representative and not restrictive. The District reserves the right to modify the assignment and allocation of duties in accordance with operational needs.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The award of all degrees must be verifiable on a legible transcript. If degree award date is not posted on transcript your application will be deemed incomplete and removed from consideration.
Grade cards will not be accepted in lieu of transcripts.
All degrees and course work used to satisfy the required minimum qualifications must be submitted and from accredited postsecondary institutions. See our website at http://www.nocccd.edu/minimum-qualifications regarding accredited postsecondary institutions.
Evaluations of foreign degrees and/or course work are required. See our website at http://www.nocccd.edu/minimum-qualifications for information regarding evaluation of foreign degrees.
Master’s in physical education, exercise science, education with an emphasis in physical education, kinesiology, physiology of exercise or adaptive physical education
Bachelor’s in any of the above
Master’s in any life science, dance, physiology, health education, recreation administration or physical therapy
OR the equivalent. Equivalent qualifications may include related education, training, employment and professional experience that would be equal to the required degree(s) and experience in this field as determined by the District Equivalency Committee.
Commitment to diversity. All applicants must have demonstrated sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, faculty and staff. The applicant must be able to demonstrate how these factors relate to the need for equity minded practices within the classroom.
Minimum 3 years of softball coaching experience at the college level, the high school level, club level, or professional level.
Expertise to successfully prepare and coach a team at the intercollegiate level.
Commitment to the community college mission and objectives of providing instruction for students whose abilities and interests cover a wide range.
Expertise in culturally responsive teaching in Physical Education/Kinesiology, particularly as it relates to the relevance of physical education to student’s lives, interest, and communities; demonstrated ability to address equity gaps of racially minoritized groups within physical education; recent experience working with African Americans, Latinx, Native Americans, Pacific Islanders, and other marginalized groups.
Effective oral and written communication skills as well as a willingness to work in a team-oriented environment that values community.
Knowledge of coaching and managing team processes, recruiting, considerations and solutions at the college level.
Experience in distance education (e.g., online, hybrid, flipped, and web-enhanced courses).
Knowledge and/or experience developing and implementing diversity and inclusion in curriculum.
Knowledge of current innovative teaching methods that encourage student engagement and learning.
Demonstrated pattern of recent participation in professional development activities.
Salary Range: $64,236 - $97,252 Annually
Number of Vacancies: 1
Posting Number: 2016173FT
Open Date: 12/06/2019
Close Date: 3/5/2020
Special Instructions Summary: Initial salary placement will be determined by the Office of Human Resources in accordance with the faculty collective bargaining agreement and is not negotiable. The candidate selected for employment will be required to provide the following: official transcripts and verification of experience prior to the first duty day, identification and employment eligibility as outlined in the Immigration Reform and Control Act, fingerprints and required medical certification pursuant to statue. NOCCCD will not sponsor any visa applications.
The District may choose to fill one or more positions from this recruitment within the same fiscal year or 8 months, whichever is longer.
To ensure consistency and fairness to all applicants, please do not submit materials in addition to those requested. Additional materials will not be considered or returned. Be sure to complete all questions and sections of the application. For questions which may not apply, indicate “N/A” (not applicable). Do not use terms such as “see resume” or “see attached”.
The minimum required number of references for this position is five (5).
All applications will be screened under a process of utmost confidentiality by a committee of representatives from the college community. Possession of the minimum qualifications does not ensure an interview. At the time of the interview a written exercise and/or an oral presentation related to the assignment may be required. Subsequent to the interviews, the screening committee will select candidates for final consideration. A second interview will be required of candidates selected as finalists. References, including a supervisor will be contacted if a candidate is moved forward as a finalist in the recruitment process.
The effective start date may vary pending the approval of the academic calendar.
NOCCCD offers reimbursement for candidate travel expenses. Visit http://www.nocccd.edu/Policies/PoliciesAndProcedures.htm to view the administrative procedures – AP 7120-10.
Reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities may be requested by calling (714) 808-4810 at least three business days in advance of the scheduled examination/interview date.
To apply, visit: https://apptrkr.com/1820301
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