Agriculture Adjunct Instructor "Pool"

Employer
Piedmont Technical College
Location
Greenwood, SC

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Faculty Jobs
Science & Technology, Agricultural Science & Extension

Job Details

Job Responsibilities

In order to build an active pool of qualified applicants, Piedmont Technical College is accepting applications for adjunct faculty (temporary, part-time) to teach at the Lex D. Walters Campus and/or our six county centers in Laurens, Newberry, Edgefield, Saluda, Abbeville, and McCormick during the day/evenings, on-line and dual credit instructors to teach in high schools. Applications will be reviewed on an as needed basis. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, teaching varying schedules to a diverse student body in accordance with the established syllabi, at a variety of locations, utilizing technology, and using a variety of teaching methods in instruction.

Plan, manage, and teach in accordance with established syllabi to a diverse student body. Follow all EPA & OSHA rules that pertain to the program. Participate in college functions as needed. Apply teaching practices and activities in pursuit of continuous improvement of the program and the college. Render professional service as a team player for the good of the college, the division/ department, and support the college's mission and vision while performing duties with the highest quality of service.

Minimum and Additional Requirements

Faculty teaching associate degree courses not designed for transfer to the baccalaureate degree requires a bachelor's degree in the teaching discipline, or associate's degree (in Agriculture or related field) and demonstrated competencies in the teaching discipline. SC driver's license required.

Preferred Qualifications

Prefer a Master's degree in Agricultural or related field. Prefer five (5) years of experience in row crop farming, feedlot operations, animal production, or other Agricultural related area.

Preference will be given to candidates with teaching experience, especially at the community and technical college or secondary level.

Additional Comments

These are temporary, part-time positions. Please review Agency Specific Application procedures for our required application procedures.

We regret that due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to candidates individually regarding the status of their application or the status of the interview process.

Organization

About Piedmont Technical College

Founded in 1966 and accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Piedmont Technical College is a comprehensive two-year college offering university-level education and hands-on career training.

Faculty and staff at PTC believe that all students deserve an education that's driven by their goals—an education designed from the ground up to prepare them for success.

The college offers a wide variety of career studies programs that prepare individuals directly for the workforce, continuing education courses forpersonal and professional development, and a university transfer curriculum designed to fulfill the first two years of a bachelor's degree at four-year colleges and universities.

Overall, Piedmont Tech is a student-focused organization committed to making a difference in the community.

·         The college enrolls more than 6,000 credit students each academic year.

·         PTC has more than 260 full-time employees.

·         The student body is extremely diverse. Ages range from 17 years old to 60+. The most common age is 19. The college educates a representative cross-section of the community — from high school students earning college credit to students training for rewarding careers.

·         Piedmont Tech serves seven counties in South Carolina — Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Newberry, and Saluda. This is the largest geographic area of any technical college in the South Carolina system.

 

Piedmont Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or veteran status in its admissions policies, programs, activities or employment practices.

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