ASL and/or Deaf Studies Adjunct Professor

Overland Park, KS
Aug 12, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Community College

Job Description

Teach ASL and/or Deaf Studies classes including ASL 120, ASL 121, ASL 122 and/or ASL 123. Classes will likely be offered during evening hours.

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Required Skills

Education: Bachelor's Degree and ASLTA Certification or Master's Degree in an ASL related degree (ASL and/or Deaf Studies, Teaching of ASL or ASL Teaching, Sign Language Education, ASL/English Interpreting, or Deaf Education)

Special Skills: Self-starter, strong interpersonal skills and a demonstrated understanding of adult learning.


  • Master's degree preferred.
  • Previous community college teaching experience preferred.
  • Familiarity and experience with Vista's Signing Naturally Curriculum
  • Familiarity and experience with Learning Management System software such as D2L or Brightspace.

Required Experience

At least 2 years of teaching experience at educational settings

Benefit Information:

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Every employee of the college is expected to treat all members of the college community with dignity and respect demonstrating professional, courteous and respectful behavior and engage in constructive conflict resolution, when needed.


In accordance with the college policy, finalists for this position will be subject to criminal background investigations. Individual hiring departments at JCCC may elect to administer pre-employment tests, which are relevant to essential job functions as part of the applicant selection/hiring process. Many departments require those selected for hire to submit a certified transcript for all degrees obtained. For full consideration, applicants are encouraged to apply prior to the review date listed in posting.

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Job Location
Overland Park, Kansas, United States
Position Type
Competitive rate of pay. Eligible for JCCC tuition reimbursement plan, voluntary tax sheltered annuity, use of Lifetime Fitness Center, JCCC Hiersteiner Child Center, and Staff Development.

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Special Instructions
REQUIRED: (please apply with your application) - Resume - Cover Letter If employed, certified transcript for highest degree will be required.