Physical Education Adjunct Instructor

Location
Watertown, NY
Posted
Jun 06, 2019
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Community College
Category:: Adjunct
Department:: Physical Education
Locations:: Watertown, NY
Posted:: Mar 7, 2019
Closes:: Dec 31, 2099 - 11:59 PM EST
Type:: Part-time

About Jefferson Community College:


Come work in beautiful northern New York at Jefferson Community College located in Watertown, New York, near the shores of Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River. One of 30 community colleges in the State University of New York (SUNY) system, Jefferson serves students pursuing credit courses in liberal arts, business, math, science, allied health and technology for transfer or career purposes. We also offer a multitude of workshops for professional training, personal development and youth.



Job Description:


The goal of physical education is to introduce students to the basic elements of exercise that will lead to a healthy lifestyle. Physical education instructors may also use various physical activities to teach about the cultural and historical aspects of sports.


Jefferson Community College adjunct physical education instructors must be skilled at teaching a variety of activities. We offer such activities as hiking, outdoor camping, backpacking, racquetball, pickelball, volleyball, badminton, basketball, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, yoga, dance, bowling, archery, golf, martial arts, and adventure activities.



Requirements:


Education Required: Physical Education instructors are required to have a bachelor's or master's degree in physical education. These programs can teach one the basic activities of physical education classes and the science behind physical activity.



Additional Information:


This is a pooled search. Jefferson Community College is seeking to develop a pool of qualified applicants to teach courses in Physical Education. Adjunct applications will be kept on file for three years to fill part-time teaching vacancies as they occur.


The College determines the need for adjunct instructors based on planned courses each term; it is not possible to predict the need for future semesters. When an opening does occur, finalists for adjunct positions are contacted for interviews.



Application Instructions:


To Apply: For consideration, please apply by clicking the "Apply Now" button. A letter of application, résumé, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three professional references are required to apply. Review of completed applications will begin immediately. Finalists will be responsible for interview-related expenses.


Applicants with disabilities may request reasonable accommodations to address limitations resulting from a disability. Accommodations are available to help applicants complete application materials. Jefferson Community College engages in an interactive process with each person making a request for accommodations and reviews the requests on an individualized, case-by-case basis. To request an accommodation, please contact our online Help desk.


Jefferson Community College is an equal opportunity employer that aims to become a model institution for diversity and invites multicultural professionals from all backgrounds to contribute to its aspiration for building an inclusive community where everyone is given equal opportunity to reach their potential.