Part Time Faculty - Journalism

Job description

El Camino College

 

Part Time Faculty - Journalism

Req: A2021-030

Division: Humanities

Close Date: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 2, 2021 AT 3:00 P.M.

 

Complete job description and application available online at: http://50.73.55.13/counter.php?id=199171

 

The El Camino Community College District is now accepting applications for anticipated part-time faculty positions in the following subject area for the 2021 fall semester:

 

JOURNALISM

Faculty job responsibilities include the development/review of curriculum and assessment of learning outcomes to improve teaching and learning in achieving El Camino College's mission of institutional effectiveness, quality educational programs, and vibrant student support services. Course assignments may include entry-level and advanced news writing and reporting, mass media and society and or basic and advanced photojournalism and other media storytelling and design and student media advising and recruiting. Some assignments may include dual-enrollment courses offered offsite on high school campuses.

 

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Master's degree in journalism or communication with a specialization in journalism; OR

 

Bachelor's degree in either of the above AND Master's in English, history, communication, literature, composition, comparative literature, any social sciences, business, business administration, marketing, graphics, or photography; OR

 

The equivalent - Bachelor's degree and at least five (5) years of work experience in the discipline equivalent to the degree; Candidates not possessing the required qualification(s) as stated on this announcement must complete the Request For Equivalency Form as part of the application process to explain in detail how their qualifications are equivalent to those above; OR

 

Valid California community college instructor credential in appropriate subject; AND

 

Sensitivity to and understanding of diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds of college students, and of individuals with disabilities.

 

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Community college-level teaching experience in news writing and reporting, as well as in mass media and society.

Professional experience in news and/or sports writing, copyediting, and an emphasis on photojournalism experience.

Online Teaching Certification (highly desirable)

 

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT

Part-time teaching assignment(s) for the 2021 Fall semester, beginning August 26, 2021. A teaching demonstration may be required during the interview process. Offer and acceptance of employment is subject to verification of all information provided on the employment application, credential(s), and transcripts. Candidates selected for employment must agree to be fingerprinted, submit Certificate of the Tuberculosis Risk Assessment and/or Examination, provide proof of eligibility for employment in the United States, and present a valid Social Security card upon hire.

 

SALARY

Part-time faculty members are compensated on a semester basis according to the number of class hours assigned per semester and on cumulative semesters of instruction for the District. The beginning rate is $84.86 - $108.33 (lecture), $64.32 - $82.09 (lab) per hour depending on education and experience.

 

TO APPLY

Applicants must submit the following documents by the closing date:

1) Online application.

2) Cover letter describing how applicant meets the qualifications.

3) Resume (only in Word format) including educational background, professional experience, and related personal development and accomplishments.

4) Pertinent transcripts (only in pdf format) as stated in the required qualifications. (Unofficial computer-generated academic records/transcripts must include the name of the institution and degrees awarded to be acceptable.)

 

Foreign Transcripts: Transcripts issued outside the United States of America require a course- by-course analysis with an equivalency statement from a certified transcript evaluation service verifying the degree equivalency to that of an accredited institution within the USA. For information on transcript evaluation services, please visit: http://www.ctc.ca.gov/credentials/leaflets/cl635.pdf

 

5) Evidence of a valid community college credential, if applicant holds one.

 

6) Evidence of a valid on-line teaching certification, if applicant holds one.

 

Applicants with disabilities requiring special accommodations must contact Human Resources at least five (5) working days prior to the final filing date:

 

https://elcamino.formstack.com/forms/reasonable_accommodation_request_form

 

Please Note: Documents submitted or uploaded for a previous position cannot be reused for other positions. You must submit the required documents for each position you apply for by the closing date. Failure to do so will result in an incomplete application. Applications with an incomplete status will not receive consideration. You may check the status of your application online.

 

If you need assistance you may call 310-660-3593 Ext. 3807 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday or by email: [email protected]

 

CLOSING DATE: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 2, 2021 AT 3:00 P.M.

 

n accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, El Camino College has published Annual Security Reports and all required statistical data, which can be found on the Police Department webpage at www.elcamino.edu/about/depts/police/cleryact/index.aspx. These publications include Clery crime statistics for the previous three years relevant to El Camino College classes and activities, in addition to institutional policies concerning campus safety and security. The information is also available in printed form in the lobby of the Police Department and in select locations on campus. Upon request, the Campus Police Department can provide or mail out copies of this publication. Contact them at 310-660-3100.

 

El Camino College is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The El Camino Community College District is committed to providing an educational and employment environment in which no person is subjected to discrimination on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, creed, age (over 40), disability (mental or physical), sex, gender (including pregnancy and childbirth), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military and veteran status, or retaliation; or on any other basis as required by state and federal law.

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 5/14/2021
Application Due: 7/13/2021
Work Type: Full Time
Salary: $84.86 - $108.33 (lecture), $64.32 - $82.09 (lab) per hour depending on education and experience.