MATH - ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR / UPWARD BOUND PROGRAM (Part Time / Temp)

Location
Alvin
Posted
May 10, 2017
Institution Type
Community College


MATH - ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR / UPWARD BOUND PROGRAM (Part Time / Temp)

Posting Number: 00424

Classification Title: ADJUNCT FACULTY

Position Status: Part Time

Pay Grade/Step: $36.46/Hour

Position Type: Adjunct Faculty/Part-time Faculty

Position Summary:
ACC faculty enjoy an atmosphere of collegiality and mutual respect that promotes outstanding teaching and fosters active intellectual and creative engagement.

  • Upward Bound is a federally-funded TRiO program to identify, select, and assist high school students with academic potential. The instructor will develop a curriculum in their area of expertise and provide instruction, as well as enrichment experiences, for Upward Bound students.
    At Alvin Community College, our faculty are expected to …
  • Instruct and supervise a diverse population of students in the classroom at various times and locations.
  • Possess a commitment to student engagement, student success, and instructional excellence.
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Prepare and utilize a course syllabus and assessments for each course using guidelines established by the institution.
  • Maintain current knowledge of effective teaching methodologies and utilizes a variety of instructional delivery methods, classroom media, and educational resources.
  • Assist in the recruitment and retention of students.
  • Advise students in academic matters or refers students to appropriate resources.
  • Assess students' performance through a range of measurement activities and keeps them informed of their progress in a timely manner.
  • Engage students face-to-face and through electronic communications.
  • Utilize technology to facilitate learning and to access data, maintain records, generate reports, and communicate with others.
  • Assist in the development, distribution and collection of assessments for courses and program objectives
  • Build positive and professional relationship with students, colleagues, college administration, and the community.
  • Submit timely college reports and forms to the director
  • Exhibit a commitment to lifelong learning through participation in professional development activities.
  • Adhere to Alvin Community College's policies and procedures
  • Attend institutional meetings as required.
  • Perform all other related duties as assigned.

    Minimum Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics, or related field, from a regionally accredited college / university
    • Must have a working knowledge of Blackboard course management system preferred
    • Must be familiar with interactive teaching methods and instruction via the Internet
    • Demonstrated sensitivity to the needs of economically disadvantaged students

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • At least one (1) year high school or college level teaching experience

    Work Hours:
    TBA

    Closing Date: 5/19/2017

    Open Until Filled: No

    Special Instructions to Applicants:
    This is a temporary, six-week employment opportunity; May 30 - August 1, 2017.

    Official college transcripts must be provided within ten (10) days of an employment offer.

    For department specifics, email the Director of the Upward Bound Program, Regan Metoyer; rmetoyer@alvincollege.edu

    To apply, please visit https://jobs.alvincollege.edu/.

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