Adjunct Instructor of Dance - POOL - Modesto Junior College

Modesto Junior College
Sonora, California
Mar 17, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Community College

Modesto Junior College


Adjunct Instructor of Dance - POOL 


Salary Range:

The Hourly Range: $48.23 to $76.64

Doctorate Range: $57.05 to $78.89

Summer School: $45.23 to $83.92

Summer School Doctorate Range: $57.05 to $86.17


Open until filled.


Benefits :

Not Eligible for Benefits:

With the exception of Workers’ Compensation coverage, not eligible to participate in the District’s benefit programs.


Scope of Assignment

Under the general supervision of the Division Dean, will teach Dance courses including studio and performance based instruction in accordance with course descriptions, outlines, and class schedules (lecture and laboratory instruction); evaluate progress of student; advise students concerning educational matters, and perform other instructional related duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in dance, physical education with a dance emphasis, or theater with dance emphasis, OR Bachelor’s degree in any of the above AND Master’s degree in physical education, any life science, physiology, theater arts, kinesiology, humanities, performing arts, or music OR the equivalent.


Examples of Duties:

Teach a variety of Dance Courses


Desirable Qualifications:

Experience teaching Modern, Jazz and Hip Hop technique. Experience creating choreography for student performances.


Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applications are accepted online only at:


Select Job Openings, Select Search Jobs, Select Job Title, Create an account and Apply to this job. 

The District may hire more than one applicant with this applicant pool.

Applications will be reviewed by a screening committee which will select candidates to be interviewed. After interviews, a recommendation will be forwarded to the President, Chancellor, and Board of Trustees.


The screening committee will evaluate all applications. Those applicants selected for personal interview will be notified by letter or phone. In accordance with Board policy official offers of employment will be made only by the Chancellor or Vice Chancellor/Human Resources, YCCD. Final appointment is subject to confirmation by the Board of Trustees.


Federal law requires the District employ only US citizens and aliens authorized to work in the United States. Written verification of employment eligibility is required.


NOTE: A background investigation of new employees is required, including reference checks and a state criminal history report. Employment will not begin until the history check has been cleared by Human Resources. The cost for the criminal history report will be the responsibility of the successful candidate.


Please note: The District does not integrate with the third party service of Interfolio; therefore, reference letters must be submitted along with the application documents required.


YCCD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.