Instructor of Adult Education

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Instructor of Adult Education

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ASU Searcy

Job Description:

The role of the instructor of Adult Education is to offer instructional methods and materials to help the adult education student make basic educational gains in the subject areas of Reading, Math, and Language, as well as help the student earn their high school diploma, enter into college, or find employment based on what the student\’s educational goals are at the time of entrance into the program.

1. Instruct students in the adult education classroom-develop student learning plans, assist students with problems, develop group lessons or activities. Create classroom lessons to incorporate CCR standards.

2. Guide/instruct students enrolled in programs such as WAGE, IET, etc.

3. Research new materials/learn how to incorporate new methods and materials into program. Attend required workshops and trainings in-person and/or online. Complete professional development as required by the state of Arkansas.

4. Assist with intake and entrance testing, as well as re-testing. Counsel students about their learning plans and keep plans updated as student works toward completion of his/her respective program.

5. Assist with recruitment and retention efforts for the Adult Ed program as needed.

Perform any other related duties as required or assigned.

Required Qualifications:

Four year college degree, or equivalent experience resulting in broad knowledge of a field related to the job, such as accounting, marketing, business administration, agriculture etc, plus 0 to 6 months related experience or training. Or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Full-time Adult Education teachers must hold a current Arkansas Department of Education teacher\’s license. If teachers do not already have a license in adult education, they must obtain an adult education additional license within three years of the date of their initial employment as a full-time adult education teacher.

Preferred Qualifications:

At least 2 years experience as an instructor in adult education.

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Background Check Statement:

This position will be subject to a pre-employment criminal, sex-offender registry background check. In cases where pre-determined, an additional financial/credit history/ background check may be required as well. Convictions that have been sealed or legally eradicated and misdemeanor convictions for which probation was completed and the case was dismissed, will be excluded. Disclosure does not constitute an automatic bar to employment. Factors such as dates of the offense, seriousness and nature of the violation, rehabilitation and position applied for will be taken into account.

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ASU Beebe EEO Statement:

Arkansas State University-Beebe shall provide equal opportunity for employment to all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status, and shall strive to achieve full and equal employment opportunity throughout our campuses for faculty and staff. Our goal is to foster a workplace community where individuals are valued for their diverse backgrounds and differences.

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

NOTE: If you are a veteran, disabled veteran, or spouse of a deceased veteran and would like Veteran’s Preference, we will need to see proof of status in order to grant that. Please see Veteran’s Preference section of the application for specific proof.




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Posted: 5/13/2021
Application Due: 6/2/2021
Work Type: Full Time