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Job SummaryAn instructional faculty member will be responsible for maintaining the highest academic standards in his/her particular discipline. The individual is expected to exercise professionalism and civility in all activities related to the role of academician, including those concerned with the various duties assigned, and any involvement with colleagues, peers, community and students.
The position includes responsibility as the Program Manager -Exceptional Student Education, working in partnership with all SCF departments and campuses to provide leadership and guidance over the Exceptional Student Education degree program and any associated certifications, to ensure the program is delivered in an efficient, effective, and consistent manner. As Program Manager, the selected faculty will receive 3 instructional load hours (ILH) release time and a stipend per semester.
Please note, this position is grant funded and subject to availability of funding
Instructional Faculty - Exceptional Student Education (ESE)Requisition Number:
Applicants may be asked to demonstrate any or all of the following duties:Minimum Qualifications:
1. Teaches all courses as assigned.
2. Pursues innovative approaches to instructional delivery, including creative and effective uses of technology and online instruction.
3. Actively participates in the College’s sustainability practices and initiatives.
4. Embraces a multicultural environment and supports the College’s diversity initiatives.
5. Exhibits the willingness and ability to adapt to an environment of continuous growth and fast-paced change.
6. Maintains a professional appearance at all times.
7. Maintains attendance and punctuality.
8. Prepares, reviews, orders teaching materials, and updates course outlines and syllabi within College guidelines to meet class schedule requirements.
9. Meets all scheduled classes, and uses scheduled classroom time appropriately.
10. Demonstrates a professional attitude, philosophy, compassion and commitment that promotes student growth and learning.
11. Demonstrates commitment to the institutional mission, goals, and objectives.
12. Adheres to College Rules and Procedures, which reflect updated Federal, state, and local legislation/regulations and College policy that govern the educational process.
13. Maintains accurate student records for grading and attendance purposes, submitting grade reports within college deadlines.
14. Schedules and maintains office hours as assigned.
15. Attends departmental and other meetings as designated by the Department Chair or administrative official.
16. Assists with development, implementation, and evaluation of divisional and departmental program goals.
17. Assists with preparation of public relation materials pertaining to the department.
18. Serves on College committees to which elected or appointed.
19. During periods of planned absences, coordinates with the Department Chair or Assistant Dean for qualified substitute instructors and provides instructional materials, protocols, and directions to ensure consistent and sequential classroom instruction.
20. Performs various tasks as required by the Department Chair for the fulfillment of departmental responsibilities.
21. Promotes and maintains a healthy and safe educational and work environment, free from harassment and discrimination.
22. Participates in professional development activities. (Demonstrates professional growth and development by updating knowledge of subject matter and using effective and innovative teaching techniques.)
23. Develops, maintains and promotes a positive, respectful and civil atmosphere among colleagues and members of the college-wide community to advance the mission of the college.
24. Performs all other duties as assigned by the proper authority.
Master’s degree from an accredited institution in Exceptional Student Education (ESE), or a closely related field.Preferred Qualifications:
At least three years of experience teaching in Exceptional Student Education in a public or private school setting.
Current Teaching Certificate in Exceptional Student Education or related field.
Ph.D or Ed.D in Exceptional Student Education, or a closely related field.Special Instructions to Applicants:
Clinical Education Training Certificate.
ESOL Endorsement or ESOL Certification.
Reading Endorsement or Reading Certification.
Knowledge of Florida elementary and exceptional student education programs and agencies (Florida Department of Education).
Experience teaching higher education, preferably at the state college level.
Experience teaching online.
One or more years of supervisory experience with responsibility for leadership, guidance, and support to faculty in the education discipline.
Please note, this position is grant funded and subject to availability of fundingPre-Employment Screenings:
All college searches are subject to compliance with Florida’s Public Records Law and all documents submitted become the property of the College. This position is not eligible for veteran preference. Please contact Human Resources at (941) 752-5375 if you have any questions.
Requires successful completion of criminal background screenings and employment reference checks.Department Name:
Social & Behavioral Sciences and Community Services, Education ProgramsCampus:
Venice, Bradenton, Lakewood RanchWork Schedule:
9 MonthWork Hours From:
VariesWork Hours To:
VariesTotal Hours Per Week:
35Requested Start Date:
Fall 2022Job Type:
FacultyContinuing Contract Eligible:
Initial rank and salary will be determined upon hire according to the college‘s salary scheduleFLSA:
ExemptJob Open Date:
04/12/2022Open Until Filled:
NoStatement of Non-Discrimination:
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota does not discriminate on the basis of sex, pregnancy, race, religion, age, national origin/ethnicity, color, marital status, disability, genetic information or sexual orientation in any of its educational programs, services and activities, including admission and employment. Direct inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies to: Equity Officer, 941-752-5323, 5840 26th St. W., Bradenton, FL 34207.