• Cognitive Performance Coach

    Job Type Full Time
    Job ID
    2019-13519
    Job Location(s)
    US-AZ-Fort Huachuca | US-TX-Goodfellow AFB
    Job Post Information* : External Company URL
    www.teamexos.com
    Additional Locations
    US-TX-Goodfellow AFB
  • Overview

    EXOS helps people perform at a high level so they can achieve what matters most to them. Since our founding in 1999, we’ve become a leader in proactive health and performance, trusted by more than 150 clients, including corporations, academic institutions, health systems, sports organizations, the U.S. military, community centers, and residential communities. With award-winning facilities and spaces, technology, equipment, and services, EXOS connects people to the solutions they need and provides individualized plans based on time-tested fundamentals and research in order to help people take control of their health and performance.

     

    More than 60,000 U.S. military special operations forces have used EXOS’ programs to train, improve, and recover. Through easy-to-implement solutions, including education and tactical training programs, we help service members become more empowered and more prepared to do their jobs. We focus on movement and injury-prevention strategies that service members can apply to both combat and noncombat situations, supporting career longevity without deteriorating their bodies.

    Responsibilities

    COURSE DEVELOPMENT

    • Evaluate current training materials (e.g., lesson plans, interactive multimedia instruction (IMI), tests, and modeling/simulation/emulators) to suggest improved methods of providing training.
    • Enhance student classroom exercises to improve retention and understanding of performance objectives.
    • Identify current obstacles to learning and retention.
    • Develop and validate more efficient classroom designs.
    • Look for existing DoD and GOTs materials that can be used to enhance training either directly or through slight modifications.
    • Identify DoD and industry best-practices regarding use of educational technology; provide training development personnel the tools and training to leverage these advantages.
    • Provide assistance in development of critical thinking scenarios that tie academics to performance objectives. The use of facilitated classroom discussions and competency-based instruction shall be explored.

     

    CLASSROOM INSTRUCTION

    • Consult with Faculty Development to identify identified gaps in instructor training courses; assist in development of new instructor training modules (e.g., how to effective train using scenario-based training, operational exercises, IMI, etc.)
    • Evaluate overall instructor development program; enhance instructional team training.
    • Develop a professional development roadmap for first-time instructors to maximize career progression for all instructors.
    • Assist in developing instructor training to facilitate research guided-research/discovery (Socratic) learning.
    • Provide instructor training to better facilitate career field focused student discussions.
    • Provide instructors with counseling/mentoring tools to overcome obstacles to student learning and retention.

    Qualifications

    Required Qualifications:

    • 3 to 10 years’ experience
    • BA/BS, MA/MS or PhD from an accredited college or university in the field of psychology, counseling or kinesiology with a specialized emphasis in sport and/or performance psychology.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Preferred qualifications include certified consultant status with the Association for Applied Sports Psychology and education/experience with a specialized focus on Sports Psychology with a general knowledge of Kinesiology and Psychology.

    We are an equal opportunity employer

    EXOS is proud to be an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, creed, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected under local, state, or federal laws. EXOS provides reasonable accommodation to employees and applicants for employment who have disabilities. You may request reasonable accommodation, in writing, by reaching out to our People Operations department at: 

     

    Attention: People Operations, Accommodations

    2629 E. Rose Garden Ln. 

    Phoenix, AZ 85050

     

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