TRIO Success Coach/Retention

Scott Belmont campus is seeking a FT. Success Coach/Retention (TRiO).  

This is a temporary position (September 2020 – June 2021)

Under the direction of the Director, TRiO Program this position will be responsible for:

  • Facilitating the participation of eligible students in the Academics Creating Excellence (ACE) component of the Student Support Services (TRiO) project. This position will provide assessment, advising, workshops, and tutoring services.  The Success Coach will monitor, track, and report on progress and retention data.  The position will ensure compliance with federal regulations, Department of Education policy and TRiO grant objectives.  The Success Coach will mentor and empower program participants towards independence, self-reliance, self-advocacy, and life-long learning skills.

Qualifications will include:

  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Teaching and workshop development preferred.
  • Must be able to manage multiple tasks, priorities, and confidential information in a complex setting.
  • Must have experience working with disadvantaged adults, diverse populations or students with disabilities in a post-secondary educational setting.
  • Must possess the attitude, knowledge, skills, and motivation necessary to create an effective learning environment.
  • Successful candidate must possess exceptional communication skills both verbal and written.


Review of applications will begin September 14, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. For consideration please complete the online application and send resume, transcripts, and cover letter to: e-mail or Human Resources Dept., Eastern Iowa Community Colleges, 101 West Third St., Davenport IA 52801-1221


It is the policy of Eastern Iowa Community College District not to discriminate in its programs, activities, or employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, religion, and actual or potential family, parental or marital status, as required by the Iowa Code §§216.6 and 216.9, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d and 2000e), the Equal Pay Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. § 206, et seq.), Title IX (Educational Amendments, 20 U.S.C. §§ 1681-1688), Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C. § 794), and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S.C. § 12101, et seq.).

If you have questions or complaints related to compliance with this policy, please contact Debora J. Sullivan, Equal Employment Opportunity Officer/Equity Coordinator, Eastern Iowa Community College District, 101 West Third Street, Davenport, Iowa 52801, 563-336-3487, or the Director of the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, Citigroup Center, 500 West Madison Street, Suite 1475, Chicago, Illinois  60661-7204, phone number 312-730-1560, fax 312-730-1576,