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Since 1906, UWG has been home to those who are eager to take their own path, learn, and grow. With more than 13,400 students and 85+ programs, we've come a long way since then. Today, we're a regional powerhouse with locations in Carrollton, Douglasville, and Newnan, Georgia, making a difference in the lives of our students, our neighbors, and the world. The one thing that's never changed: Amazing things happen when you Go West.
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UWG Commitment Statement
Dedicating ourselves to the curation of a first-choice university.
The Department of Early Childhood through Secondary Education works to develop reflective educators who positively affect the learning of school aged children. Faculty are committed to enriching education through focused teaching, critical reflection, and scholarship.
Students in our programs seek to improve their knowledge, skills, and competencies related to effective teaching in grades Pk-12. We prepare teacher candidates for initial certification and advanced degrees in their teaching field.
Advanced Programs (certificate add-ons/upgrades)
B.S.Ed. in Elementary Education
*M.Ed. in Elementary Education
B.S.Ed. in Elementary/Secondary Education
*Ed.S. in Elementary Education
*M.A.T. in Secondary Education (Biology, Broad Field Science, Business Education, Chemistry, Economics, English, History, Mathematics, Physics, and Political Science)
*Ed.S. in Secondary Education (Biology, Broad Field Science, Business Education, Chemistry, Economics, English, History, Mathematics, Physics, and Political Science)
*Endorsements: K-5 Mathematics, K-5 Science, STEM Education
*denotes programs that are 95%-100% online
The Department of Early Childhood through Secondary Education (ESE) in the College of Education (COE) is seeking part time adjunct faculty to teach classes in our programs. These positions may be available every semester.
Master’s Degree in Elementary, Middle Grades, or Secondary Education.Classroom teaching experience at the K-12 level with positive evaluations of that teaching.
Education Specialist Degree in Elementary, Middle Grades, or Secondary EducationExperience teaching in a fully online or hybrid environment.Familiarity and experience with the GaPSC and teacher certification requirements in Georgia
Required Documents to Attach
CVThree reference contacts to include email address and phone numberUnofficial transcriptsCover letter detailing which programs/courses you would be interested in teaching. Details about our programs and classes are accessible via this link: https://www.westga.edu/academics/programs.php
Apply Before Date
Applications are accepted year-round and will continue until positions are filled.
Conditions of Employment
Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with the University of West Georgia, as determined by the University of West Georgia in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check. Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test. Offers are made expressly subject to the applicable federal and state laws, to the statutes, rules and regulations of this institution and to the Bylaws and Policies of the Board of Regents (BOR) of the University System of Georgia (USG), which are available for your inspection upon request.
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of the University of West Georgia to follow federal law in regards to affirmative action and equal opportunity. The University of West Georgia's affirmative action program and related policies are developed in compliance with Executive Orders 11246 and 11375, as amended; Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (Sections 503 & 504) and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (Title II) and their implementing regulations; the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967; and the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974, as it amends 38 U.S.C. 4212.