Adjunct Faculty/HSE Preparation Program – Reading and Writing, Social Sciences (WEOC)

Job description

Department/School:  Westchester Educational Opportunity Center (WEOC) 


Responsibilities:  Seeking energetic and engaging faculty to teach reading and writing in the High School Equivalency day (morning and afternoon) programs. The successful candidate will deliver the curriculum, preparing students to successfully take the NYS High School Equivalency Exam (TASC). This adjunct will be responsible for teaching students reading and writing concepts including essay development and analytical reading in content areas. Familiarity with the TASC Exam preferred. Successful candidates must demonstrate sensitivity to the needs of a diverse population and have the ability to work effectively with adult students who have barriers to employment. Morning and evening teaching assignments may be provided. Specify day/evening availability.


Qualifications:  A Master’s Degree in education or a related field is required. A minimum of one (1) year of prior group teaching or training experience, including the teaching or training of at risk, adult students is also required. Three years of experience strongly preferred.  S/he must be organized and detail-oriented.  Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication and presentation skills are required. S/he must possess the ability to establish a rapport with students and maintain an environment that supports learning and promotes student retention.


Position Effective:  The position will remain open until filled


Hourly Rate of Pay:  $79.36/hour.  No benefits. This position is fully grant funded.


How to Apply:   Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire.  You may email your resume and cover letter to:  [email protected]  Please indicate CODE:IHE “Adjunct Faculty/ HSE Preparation Program – Reading and Writing, Social Sciences (WEOC)” in the subject line of the email or mail to: Director, Human Resources, Westchester Community College, Administration Building – Suite B42, 75 Grasslands Road, Valhalla, NY  10595; Fax: (914) 606-7838.


Deadline for Applications:  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


Westchester Community College provides accessible, high quality and affordable education to meet the needs of our diverse community. We are committed to student success, academic excellence, workforce development, economic development and lifelong learning.





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Posted: 12/18/2018
Application Due: 2/16/2019
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Salary: $79.36/hour. No benefits. This position is fully grant funded.