Adjunct Faculty/Human Relations & Customer Service-WEOC
Category:: Adjunct Positions - Teaching Faculty
Department:: Westchester Educational Opportunity Center (WEOC)
Locations:: Yonkers, NY
Posted:: Aug 7, 2019
Closes:: Open Until Filled
Type:: Credit Adjunct
Ref. No.:: AFHRCSWEOC61818
Position ID:: 114220
About Westchester Community College:
The Westchester Educational Opportunity Center (WEOC), a division of Westchester Community College, is seeking highly motivated and energetic instructional and student support personnel to join its team. Located in Yonkers, NY, WEOC provides tuition-free non-credit academic and vocational training to eligible under served adults. Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational and computer skills, and the ability to work with diverse populations, required.
Seeking energetic and engaging Adjunct Faculty to teach Human Relations and/or Customer Service in a variety of vocational programs. Successful candidates will deliver a Human Relations curriculum that includes fundamental elements of human relations and its importance both in personal living and on the job with special emphasis on personal awareness, attitudes and behavior patterns with respect to racial, cultural and social conflicts and interactions, and intelligent decision-making and stress management. The Adjunct Faculty will also deliver a Customer Service curriculum that helps students explore techniques and strategies designed to maintain and exceed customer expectations with an emphasis on customer value and building customer loyalty. Successful candidates must demonstrate sensitivity to the needs of a diverse population and have the ability to work effectively with students who have barriers to employment. Specify day/evening availability.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: A Bachelor's degree in education or related field, Master's Degree, and 1 year of prior group teaching or training at risk adult students required. The successful candidate must be highly organized and detail-oriented. Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication and presentation skills required.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Three (3) years of prior group teaching or training experience, of which at least one (1) year must have been with at risk, adult students strongly preferred.
POSITION EFFECTIVE: The position will remain open until filled.
SALARY & BENEFITS: $80.95/hour. No benefits. This position is fully grant funded.
TO APPLY: Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire. Please submit your resume and cover letter.
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.
The College will provide equal opportunity in all of its employment practices to all persons without unlawful discrimination on the basis of political affiliation, age, race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, pregnancy, arrest or conviction record, membership in any reserve component of the armed forces, or use or non-use of lawful products off College premises during nonworking hours, or any other status protected by applicable state or federal law.