CE Art Instructor
CE Art Instructor
Job no: 493260
Work type: Part time
Location: Harper College Main Campus (Palatine)
Categories: CE Instructor
Salary: commensurate with experience
Division: Workforce Solutions
Department: Continuing Education
Schedule Information: Evening and weekend work.
Hours Per Week: Varies
Work Conditions: Work is primarily indoors and sedentary in nature.
Duties of Position:
Teach weekly classes to non-credit students enrolled in continuing education classes.
Collaborate with other instructors.
Organize and maintain consistent teaching schedule.
Prepare lesson plans.
Complete student assessments.
Participate in recruitment activities in and outside of the division.
Integrate technology into the delivery of instruction.
Attend department and faculty meetings.
Attend other meetings when requested.
Educational Requirements: Formal training and degree's in your discipline is required with a Bachelor degree. Master's degree preferred.
1-3 years successful prior teaching experience in a college or school setting required.
Experience and passion for working with people including young children, adults, seniors and community organizations.
Office experience and experience in working with the public is required.
High level of proficiency in one or more of the following different art mediums - sculpture, painting, printmaking, mosaics, silkscreen, pastel, ceramics, drawing, design, graphic art, art history, printmaking, architecture, mixed media, animation, watercolor, and art education.
Ability to communicate ideas, concepts and demonstrate techniques to people of different ages, backgrounds, and experience levels.
Must have a strong commitment to teaching and a genuine interest in the life-long development of individual students.
Positive attitude, excellent communication skills, openness to new ideas, self- starter attitude and willingness to work with professionals in other disciplines.
High standards for quality, good judgment.
Ability to teach more than one discipline is a plus.
Required Documents: ***A resume and cover letter are required to complete the application process***
* Official transcripts required upon hire.
* Employment is contingent upon Criminal Background Check.
* Employment sponsorship is not available.
Advertised: July 03, 2018 Central Daylight Time