F/T Faculty: Early Childhood Education Department-Fall semester 2019
Department:: Early Childhood Education Department
Locations:: Boston, MA
Posted:: Mar 28, 2019
Closes:: Apr 18, 2019 - 11:59 PM EDT
Ref. No.:: FAC
About Bunker Hill Community College:
Bunker Hill Community College is a multi-campus institution with vibrant, urban campuses in Boston, Massachusetts, in nearby Chelsea, Massachusetts, and at three satellite locations in the Greater Boston area. Founded in 1973, BHCC is the largest of the 15 community colleges in Massachusetts, serving some 18,000 students annually across all modes of instruction. The College offers certificates and associate degrees, early college and dual enrollment, non-credit community and corporate training, and industry specific training programs. The College is the 8th most diverse higher education institution in the United States, and is a Hispanic and Asian American and Pacific Islander Serving Institution. Approximately 900 International Students attend from 107 countries, speaking 75 languages.
BHCC is a progressive institution guided by five goals: to Foster Student Success, Strengthen Career, Transfer and Workforce Readiness, Advance Diversity, Inclusion and Equity and Develop the College's Infrastructure. The College is committed to a learning community teaching/learning environment and, as an Achieving the Dream institution, is focused on data-driven student success.
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Boston prides itself on being one of the most livable cities in America with twenty-one diverse neighborhoods offering exceptional medical facilities, vibrant neighborhood business districts, museums, galleries and an extensive network of parks and outdoor recreational areas. Unemployment consistently tracks lower than the national average and job growth in 2014 and 2015 were ahead of projections. Eighty-plus colleges and a quarter of a million college students in the area make Boston one of the country's "youngest major metropolis," according to Boston magazine. Suburbs outside of Boston offer affordable housing options with easy access to public transportation.
Full-time Tenure Track Faculty Requirements: BHCC seeks full-time faculty who demonstrate a passion for teaching and a desire to join faculty and staff to expand and create new strategies for student success. Faculty must be experienced in teaching in learning communities or willing to become proficient in learning community pedagogy and practice once hired, as well as be adept in the assessment of learning outcomes and in the use of technology in the classroom. Candidates should be passionate educators who can facilitate the needs of diverse 21st century learners. Additionally, BHCC seeks faculty who value advising students and wish to contribute fully to the life of the College. Faculty may be assigned courses at one or more of the College's locations. Certification in online learning or experience in online learning is a plus. Further, applicants must have proven ability to work with a diverse faculty, staff and student population.
Letters of application should address the above requirements as well as qualifications for this position.
Position Description: Responsible for teaching early childhood education courses and developing curriculum for the Early Childhood Education program
- Teach courses in the early childhood education program
- Evaluate student performance in the classroom
- Utilize a variety of appropriate teaching strategies to promote students' critical thinking skills and engagement
- Actively contribute to departmental development efforts, including but not limited to development and assessment of curriculum and student learning outcomes
- Develop instructional materials consistent with course objectives and student learning outcomes
- Use new technologies and those used in the field in the classroom to facilitate learning
- Maintain expertise and currency in area of teaching responsibility
- Actively participate as a faculty member in the general college community
- Fulfill duties stipulated in the MCCC Collective Bargaining Agreement
- Master's degree in Early Childhood Education
- At least five years of experience in care and educational settings with children 0-6 years of age
- Postsecondary level teaching experience
- Community college teaching experience
- Experience with and understanding of anti-bias and culturally responsive education as well as child centered and emergent curriculum
Salary Range: $46,000.00-$53,000.00. Actual Salary Will Be Commensurate With Education and Experience in Accordance with MCCC/MTA Collective Bargaining Agreement. Relocation Stipend May Be Available.
Effective date: Fall Semester 2019. To Ensure Consideration, Application Materials Must Be Received By April 18, 2019.
To be considered for this position please upload the following documents to your account:
- Cover Letter
- A Copy of your Unofficial Transcripts
Please be sure to address the Required Qualifications in your documents.
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