English and Reading - Part Time Faculty

Rockville, MD
Aug 02, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Community College

The Montgomery College, Department of English and Reading is currently accepting applications for possible openings as a part-time faculty member teaching English and Reading college-wide. We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher who exhibits a high degree of professionalism, a strong commitment to our students, and demonstrates the ability to motivate and educate in an engaging manner.

***Montgomery College accepts applications for Adjunct/Part-time Faculty on a continuous basis. Applications may be reviewed periodically based on the student enrollment needs. ***

• The listing of a course in the schedule of classes as "TBA" does not constitute an assignment.
• The hiring decision for part-time faculty involves an academic judgment and shall be determined at Management's sole discretion.
• During the academic year part-time faculty at Montgomery College may teach no more than 11.5 ESH (equivalent semester hour) per semester and no more than 23 ESH per academic year.
• During summer part-time faculty at Montgomery College may teach no more than 10 ESH (equivalent semester hour) for both sessions combined.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Part-time faculty members teach integrated developmental English and Reading freshman level-composition, or freshman level-research courses.
• Attend part-time faculty meetings, morning sessions, and professional development opportunities.
• Complete administrative tasks related to teaching, including submission of portfolios, grades, syllabi, sample assignments, and student evaluations in a timely manner.


Required Qualifications:

• Must be eligible to work in the United States without a sponsor.
• A Master's Degree or higher in English or closely related field is required.
• Knowledge of and commitment to the community college philosophy and mission.
• Willingness and flexibility to teach day, evening and weekend sections as needed.
• Ability to integrate technology into course delivery.
• Ability to teach in a multicultural setting.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience teaching integrated developmental English and Reading
• Experience teaching college-level composition courses
• Experience teaching in a community college setting

Application Process:

• Please visit www.montgomerycollege.edu/employment to apply online.
• The application process includes 10 steps.
• Step 10 is a Summary of your information. You can update and edit information up to the closing date for the receipt of applications for a specific job announcement.
• Include dates of employment in your application or attachment.
• Complete a set of pre-screening questions.
• E-sign your application.

As a condition of employment, the following are required at the time of hire:

• Completion of a background check.
• Submission of an official transcript of relevant degree
• Submission of three letters of professional reference

Montgomery College is a tobacco and smoke-free environment

For disability related accommodations please call 240-567-5353 or send an email to: hrstm@montgomerycollege.edu at least two weeks in advance.

Montgomery College is an academic institution committed to promoting equal opportunity and fostering diversity among its student body, faculty, and staff.