Interdisciplinary (Economics, Civics and History) Non-Credit Basic Skills Instructor Pool-Part-TimeDepartment:
NOCE-AC Basic Skills/HS Diploma ProgramLocation:
North Orange Continuing EducationPercentage of Employment :
Varies. About Us::
Do you strive to make a difference in higher education? Are you looking for a rewarding career opportunity to be a part of our students’ educational success and lifelong learning? If so, we invite you to join North Orange County Community College District. We are proud to enroll over 80,000 students and serve a population of over one million people, annually! Home to more than 2,600 employees, our highly skilled, professional, and diverse faculty and staff are leading two of California’s premier colleges, Cypress Community College and Fullerton Community College, as well as one of the largest continuing education programs, North Orange Continuing Education. Primary Purpose:
The ideal candidate will share NOCE’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. NOCE truly embodies an inclusive learning culture. The student body is very diverse, with over 37% Latinx, 18% Asian/Pacific Islander, 25% Caucasian, .16% American Indian/Alaskan Native, and 2% African American. The School believes in a multicultural learning experience where faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds can contribute to the development of our students.
NOCE is proud of its many programs that serve our diverse student body, such as noncredit and community service programs. The School provides many avenues of support for our faculty and staff through networks that include the Latino, Asian/Pacific Islander, Black, and LGBTQ Faculty Staff Associations.
NOCE strives to implement innovative strategies to ensure all students succeed and experience a culturally relevant environment on campus.
NOCE employees are dedicated to the core values of Excellence, Integrity, Collegiality and Inclusiveness. We invite you to be a part of this celebrated and diverse community of learners where we put Students First. More information can be found at www.noce.edu.
Duties and responsibilities as presented are intended to be representative and not restrictive. The District reserves the right to modify the assignment and allocation of duties in accordance with operational needs.Essential Functions:
Examples of essential functions are interpreted as being descriptive and not restrictive in nature.Job Description:
North Orange Continuing Education is now accepting applications for part-time non-credit Basic Skills (Learning Center, High School Diploma, GED/HiSET, and English and Math College Prep) instructors to teach at our main campuses, community-based locations, and online through Distance Education (DE). Various schedules and locations are available. Hours will vary depending on class(es) assigned. Most Basic Skills classes are offered Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:30 am – 2:45 pm and 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm.Special Requirements:
The award of all degrees must be verifiable on a legible transcript. If degree award date is not posted on transcript your application will be deemed incomplete and removed from consideration. Minimum Qualifications:
Grade cards will not be accepted in lieu of transcripts.
All degrees and course work used to satisfy the required minimum qualifications must be submitted and from accredited postsecondary institutions. See our website at http://www.nocccd.edu/minimum-qualifications regarding accredited postsecondary institutions.
Evaluations of foreign degrees and/or course work are required. See our website at http://www.nocccd.edu/minimum-qualifications for information regarding evaluation of foreign degrees.
§ 53412. Minimum Qualifications for Instructors of Basic Skills Noncredit Courses.Desirable Qualifications:
Except as provided elsewhere in this article, the minimum qualifications for service as a faculty member teaching a noncredit course shall be the same as the minimum qualifications for credit instruction in the appropriate discipline, or as follows:
Interdisciplinary- Basic Skills: Noncredit
Bachelor’s degree in any social science, humanities, mathematics, or natural science discipline or in liberal studies as appropriate for the course.
Possess a valid California teaching credential authorizing service in a community college in the appropriate subject matter area;
The equivalent. Equivalent qualifications may include related education, training, employment and professional experience that would be equal to the required degree(s) and experience in this field as determined by the District Equivalency Committee.
Commitment to diversity. All applicants must have demonstrated sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, faculty and staff. The applicant must be able to demonstrate how these factors relate to the need for equity minded practices within the classroom.
Economics Instructor, Master’s degree in economics plus experience teaching economics courses for high school, adult education, or community college.Salary Range:
U.S. History Instructor, Master’s degree in history plus experience teaching history courses for high school, adult education, or community college.
Civics Instructor, Master’s degree in government/political science plus experience teaching civics courses for high school, adult education, or community college.
Science Instructor, Master’s degree in any science field.
Experience with curriculum development.
Possession of strong computer skills and ability to learn and effectively use technology and software.
Demonstrated ability to integrate 21st century learning skills and digital literacy effectively into instruction.
Two or more years of experience teaching distance education courses, including demonstrated experience with online learning management systems (LMS) such as Canvas, Google Classroom, Blackboard, and/or Moodle.
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10/08/2022Special Instructions Summary:
This recruitment will remain active for a period of one year, from the position opening date. If there is no longer a need to fill, the position may be closed sooner, and applicants will be notified.
Special COVID 19 Notice: Interviews may be held in person (following all necessary precautions) or in a virtual format. Employees must reside in California while employed with NOCCCD, even during remote work. Thank you for your continued interest in working at North Orange County Community College District.
The North Orange County Community College District is committed to protecting the health and wellbeing of students, faculty, staff, administrators, and the communities it serves. The Board of Trustees voted to mandate COVID-19 vaccinations for all employees and those students enrolled in on-campus classes with allowances for religious or medical exemptions as defined by law. The due date for employees and students to be fully vaccinated is November 1, 2021. More information can be found on our District website by visiting https://www.nocccd.edu/covid19.
Work Schedule: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, District employees are currently working a hybrid schedule of remote work and in-person each week through December 2021. Number of in-person days may vary by position/department. Potentially transitioning to fully in-person January 2022. Further clarification of work schedule can be discussed with Hiring Manager if selected as an interview candidate.
This is a continuous recruitment to fill part-time, and temporary faculty assignments on an as-needed basis. When the need to fill arises, the department will refer to this pool of part-time faculty.
Due to the high volume of applications received, we ask that you do not contact the department directly. They will review the information provided and contact you if you are selected for an interview. Possession of the minimum qualifications does not guarantee an interview.
Also note that you must upload your resume and transcripts. Applications submitted without all of the required documents will not be considered.
Evidence of degree conferred/awarded must be printed on a legible transcript.
The minimum required number of references for this position is one (1).
Instructors are expected to comply with the training requirements to teach online or remotely as determined by Campus standards. Currently, NOCE instructors must possess one of the following to be eligible for an online teaching assignment:
1. NOCE Online Teaching Certification (“OTC”)
2. @ONE Online Teaching Certificate including all of the following training courses: 1. Introduction to Course Design 2. 10-10-10: Communication That Matters 3. Assessment in Digital Learning 4. Creating Accessible Course Content, and 5. Online Teaching & Design Capstone
3. Equivalency to NOCE Online Teaching Certificate (“OTC”), as approved by the NOCE Distance Education Advisory Group. Please see pages 9-10 in the NOCE Distance Education Faculty Handbook for requirements.