Adjunct Instructor - Spanish

Jun 16, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Adjunct Instructor - Spanish

Position Category: Faculty - Adjunct (Variable Hour)

Utah Valley University seeks adjunct applicants to teach Spanish in the Department of Languages. The successful candidate will perform some or all of the following duties:
- Design and teach first through third year courses in Spanish.
-Plans, prepares, and follows an approved course of study that includes measurable objectives for each course taught.
-Prepares instructional materials (course outlines, syllabi, exams, mock-ups, visual aids, and instruction sheets) as necessary.
-Instructs, manages, and supervises individual and groups in classrooms and laboratories through using appropriate teaching methods.
-Evaluates instruction and learning by means of appropriate testing methods.
-Maintains a student-oriented approach to education.
-Recommends students for advancement and graduation.
-Maintains and submits accurate and current reports and records involving student accountability, attendance, performance, and follow-up.
-Coordinates cooperative work experience programs and students as assigned.
-Assists counselors, department chairperson and or program coordinator, faculty, and department staff in maintaining an effective program.
-Thoroughly familiar with the academic freedom and professional responsibility statement and adheres to these policies.
-Maintains desirable and safe laboratory and classroom conditions.

Required Qualifications:
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a master’s degree in the subject matter OR a bachelor’s and two (2) teaching or closely related professional experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Extensive knowledge of subject matter and course content of classes to be taught, instructional strategies and techniques.
Extensive knowledge of student management, motivation, and evaluation.
Extensive knowledge of evaluation of instruction, curriculum development, program development and evaluation.
Thorough knowledge of appropriate field of study.
Thorough knowledge of counseling and advising techniques.
Effective human relations skills and communication techniques.
Skill in public speaking and report writing.
Ability to apply effectively general principles to specific conditions.
Ability to follow written and oral procedures and instructions.
Ability to work effectively with people.

Preferred Qualifications:

Physical Requirements:
Teaching, standing, sitting

Benefits Summary:


Pay Range:

Advertisement Number: FAC04017
Open Date: 06/14/2017
Review Start Date:
Close Date: 12/31/2017
Open Until Filled: No

Special Instructions to Applicant: This position is posted on a continuous recruit basis. This means that applications are accepted even though there may not be a position currently available.

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Utah Valley University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access Employer and committed to fostering a diverse workforce. As an inclusive community, we actively seek diversity among our applicants for this position. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are particularly encouraged to apply.