Developmental Education Faculty, Colorado Mountain College, Rifle

Job description

This full-time faculty position begins in August 2018 with a 30 credit hour teaching load annually.

The successful candidate focuses on developmental education courses, retention and persistence of developmental education students, and developmental education courses offered through local high schools in West Garfield County to result in more college-ready high school graduates. The incumbent will teach basic skills (reading, writing) and college-level English.

Teaching responsibilities expected of all faculty include: teaching course load as assigned, evaluate courses and assess student learning, meet established course, program and learning outcomes, comply with guidelines and policies, maintain office hours per established standards, develop rapport with students, assist with and participate in advising, orientation and registration activities.

CMC Faculty are generally expected to engage in scholarly endeavors as well as service activities such as campus and college committees, participation in relevant projects, mentor peers, participate in and assist with assessment activities, program review, student organization, recruiting and retention.

Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to working in a culturally diverse environment and the ability to effectively work with students, employees, vendors and community members having diverse backgrounds.

Conversational Spanish language abilities may be helpful.

Salary range $57,492- $74,144 depending upon education and experience/teaching experience in higher education. 


Qualified candidates must be credentialed to teach in this program, or eligible to be credentialed. Examples of ideal qualifications include:

Master’s Degree in English, Adult Education, Developmental Education, Education, or other degree with 18 graduate credits in English required. Minimum of one-year, full-time teaching experience or the equivalent as an adjunct faculty member. Higher education teaching experience preferred. Experience needed in a variety of teaching delivery modes including online. Excellent written and oral communication skills, flexibility and collegiality are essential.

To apply: Please submit the required letter of interest, resume, list of three professional references and transcripts. To be considered for a full-time faculty position, transcripts must be included with application material. Please do not send official transcripts; please use copies for application purposes.

CMC is an EOE committed to diversifying its workforce.

External applicants: apply online at

Internal Applicants: please proceed to the HR page of Basecamp for instructions on applying for a full time position as an internal applicant. 

Review of application material will begin March 26, 2018.




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Job No:
Posted: 3/9/2018
Application Due: 5/8/2018
Work Type:
Salary: $57,492- $74,144