Emergency Services Adjunct Faculty - Fall 2019

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Emergency Services Adjunct Faculty - Fall 2019

Job no: 492587
Position Type: Part-Time
Location: Burlington, IL
Experience Level: Mid-Level
Categories: Adjunct Faculty
Role: Emergency Services Adj Faculty

About ECC:

Elgin Community College serves over 9,000 students at every stage of their educational journeys, including university transfer programs, career and technical education, continuing education classes, and adult basic education. As a community, we pride ourselves on nurturing a welcoming campus where every person—students, staff members, faculty members, and campus visitors—feels valued. The work of each ECC employee is central to the college’s mission, and as an employer, the college fosters a positive environment through professional challenges, excellent benefits, and opportunities for recognition and camaraderie.

Work Schedule:

Hours vary; might include daytime, evening, and weekends. Courses are taught in a classroom setting and might include a lab component. Please indicate your availability in your cover letter.

Rate of Pay:

Less than Master’s degree: $830 per contact hour

Master’s degree or higher: $862 per contact hour

FLSA Status:


Grant Funded:


Job Summary:

Adjunct faculty provide instruction aligned with the College’s strategic goals and evaluate students’ progress to facilitate achievement of their educational goals.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Journeyman status sanctioned by the Department of Labor

Desired Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  1. 4,000 hours of work experience in the discipline or in a related discipline
  2. One year of teaching experience in the discipline or a related discipline

Essential Duties:

  1. Deliver instruction
  2. Conduct assigned classes and/or labs
  3. Prepare lessons
  4. Provide course syllabus, which shall include grading standards, attendance policies, classroom behavior expectations, course outline, and contact information
  5. Verify student enrollment and submit grades

If a lab component is involved:

  • Prepare labs
  • Enforce lab safety procedures
  • Evaluate student progress
  • Keep accurate record of student performance
  • Provide students with timely, constructive feedback
  • Provide student assistance
  • Uphold required office hours
  • Maintain voice-mail and e-mail communication
  • Refer students to student support services
  • Accommodate special-need students
  • Other Duties:

    Other duties as assigned that pertain to the job description

    Physical Demands:

    Sedentary (up to 10 lbs occasionally, sitting most of the time)

    Visual Acuity:

    Visual Acuity (arm’s length)

    Work Environment:

    Moderate noise

    Environmental Conditions:

    Typical office or administrative

    Outdoor weather Hazards

    Fumes or airborne particles

    Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

    Elgin Community College does not discriminate, or tolerate discrimination, against any member of its community on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender/gender identity, age, religion, disability, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law in matters of admissions, employment, or in any aspect of the educational programs or activities it offers.

    In addition, Elgin Community College provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities to ensure equal access and equal opportunities with regard to employment practices, educational opportunities, and programs and services. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the College’s EEO/AA Officer. Determinations on request for a reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

    Advertised: April 3, 2019 Central Daylight Time
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    Posted: 4/4/2019
    Application Due: 7/3/2019
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