Part-Time Instructor (Communication Sciences & Disorders - Practicum Supervision)

Valdosta State University
Valdosta State University

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Professional Fields, Communication & Journalism
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Title: Part-Time Instructor (Communication Sciences & Disorders - Practicum Supervision)
Location: Valdosta State University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 229775
About Us

As a comprehensive institution of the University System of Georgia, Valdosta State University (VSU) is a welcoming, aware, and vibrant community founded on and dedicated to serving our communities’ rich and diverse heritages. VSU is proud to have a highly diverse student body and we are seeking to recruit and retain outstanding candidates who exhibit a clear commitment to diversity and inclusion and who will enhance the diversity of our faculty and staff. Through excellence in teaching, basic and applied research, and service, VSU provides rigorous programs and opportunities that enrich our students, our university, and our region. As such, the VSU mission consists of three interrelated parts that includes a student mission, university mission and regional mission. The university is equally dedicated to the core values of community, including a commitment to practice civility, integrity and citizenship. As members of this community and proud Blazers we strive to uphold these core values for the advancement of the University.

Job Summary

The selected candidate will be responsible for teaching courses in the candidate's area of expertise.


The part-time instructor will be expected to provide supervision for literacy-based services that are being provided by graduate students from the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders which is located within the Dewar College of Education and Human Services. The part-time instructor will be expected to supervise group and individual literacy treatment for approximately 16 to 24 clients. Part-time supervisor will need to be available to supervise two days per week (Mondays/Wednesdays or Tuesdays/Thursdays) from 3-6 PM. Specific training in multisensory, structured language treatment will be provided if necessary.

Typical Allocation of Duties

Teaching - 100%

Required Qualifications

Required Experience
Master's degree in the appropriate field

ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence

Georgia State Licensure or ability to obtain licensure

Demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching and learning

Commitment to diversity and inclusion

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Experience
Ability to work effectively in a collaborative setting

A record of mentoring students of diverse backgrounds

Proposed Salary

Commensurate with experience

Conditions of Employment

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check. Position May Require Credit Check (if using P-Card, working with Cash, etc.).

Position Requires completion of VSU's Annual Compliance Training course (such as State Business Transactions, Drug Free Workplace, Anti-Harassment Policy, Introduction to Information Security, Workers Compensation, Motor Vehicle Policy, USG Ethics Policy, Conflict of Interest/ Outside Activities Policy, Leave Procedures for Faculty and Staff, Georgia Open Records Act, Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), and Contracts 101. Supervisory positions require training in FMLA and Worker's Compensation.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Valdosta State University is an Equal Opportunity educational institution and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity and inclusion. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including, but not limited to minorities and individuals with disabilities. Valdosta State University has a non-discrimination policy that includes sex, race, color, sexual orientation, religion, age, marital status, national origin, disability, and veteran status.

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