Early Childhood Education - Full-Time Tenure Track Faculty

Location
Illinois
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Education
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Community College

Schedule Information:  15 contact hours per week and a minimum of 10 office hours per week.

Weeks per fiscal year:  Faculty are covered under a 9-month contract period (August thru May)

Benefits:  Health, Dental, Life & Disability Insurance; Sick and Holiday pay; Personal Business; Educational Assistance: Tuition Waivers at Harper & Professional Expense

Position Description and Duties:  

Harper College is currently accepting applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position to teach courses offered by the Department of Early Childhood Education. This faculty position would also be responsible for coordination of the program. Coordination duties include oversight of the program to ensure that the curriculum offered meets the needs of the students and area partners. Duties may also include course scheduling, outreach to high school partners, collaboration with the Harper College Child Learning Center and collaboration with other outside partners.


Primary responsibilities are teaching a minimum of 15 contact hours per week while maintaining a minimum of 10 office hours per week for student consultation. Participation in institutional, divisional, and departmental committees, meetings and other activities is expected.

 

Educational Requirements: Graduate degree in early childhood education, education or related field

Experience Requirements: Minimum of three years working with young children in a learning environment.

Application Review Date:  Applications are accepted until the position is filled though priority will be given to applications received on or before: April 14, 2017

Special Notes:

*You will not be able to complete the application without attaching the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • CV/Resume (Does not substitute for completed application)
  • Copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts from Regionally accredited institutions
  • A one page single-spaced statement of your teaching philosophy. In your teaching philosophy, please include how you approach classroom management, how you assess students, and how you use instructional technology.

*Official transcripts required upon hire.

*Employment is contingent upon a Criminal Background Check

*Employment Sponsorship is not available

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