Team Coach
Royal Roads University
Victoria, BC
Reporting to the Manager of Team Coaching, and working closely with the academic units, the Team Coach supports the team-based learning and teaching approach that is identified in Royal Roads University’s Learning and Teaching and Research Model. The Team Coach facilitates face-to-face and online team training (theoretical and practical) with students across programs and faculties; delivers proactive team and individual coaching support; and communicates and documents processes for dealing with team-related problems if and when they arise.

The Team Coach works with the Team Coaching unit to provide students with the theoretical and practical skills to understand group dynamics and development, give and receive feedback, manage conflict and demonstrate leadership in diverse team environments. The Team Coach collaborates with other Team Coaches and the Manager to contribute to the development of processes, structures, and frameworks as identified by the Manager. The Team Coach also works with the Student Services unit to contribute to departmental student success initiatives and student retention.

Job Requirements
Master’s degree desired. Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field, group facilitation and/or coaching training (certification an asset), and three years’ experience working in a post-secondary setting, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Demonstrated understanding of the theory and practice of group, team and individual coaching, conflict resolution and organizational development.
Demonstrated experience with instruction and facilitation in the subject area of groups and teams.
Proven skills in areas of negotiation, problem-solving, conflict management, having difficult conversations and providing feedback with a high level of diplomacy, tact, and judgment.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to deal sensitively with situations that require intervention.
Demonstrated intercultural competence, cultural diversity training experience.
Strong organization skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities.
Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with colleagues – both faculty and staff.
Ability to work effectively in both online and face-to-face environments (familiarity with Moodle and Blackboard Collaborate an asset).
Flexibility to work on weekends and evenings, as required for residencies and urgent team issues.

Additional Information
This is a regular, part-time position working 22.5 hours per week. This position has been evaluated at Grade 4 and the recruitment range starts at $57,901 per annum (prorated for part-time). The University is pleased to offer a comprehensive benefit package. Royal Roads University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our faculty and staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.
While Royal Roads University values all applications we receive, only those candidates shortlisted for further consideration will be contacted. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. ALL COMPETITIONS WILL CLOSE AT 10.00 P.M. ON THE DATE OF CLOSING