Special Education Instructor, Maryland Correctional Training Center

Employer
Hagerstown Community College
Location
Hagerstown, MD

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Faculty Jobs
Education, Special Education
Position Type
Adjunct
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Community College

Job Details

SUMMARY STATEMENT
Special Education/ Adult Basic Education Instructor at Maryland Correctional Training Center works a maximum of 20 hours per week.

The candidate will create a classroom-learning environment in which assigned inmate students make measurable progress towards identified goals as indicated by the successful completion of requirements for the Maryland Certificate of Achievement in Adult Literacy and Life Skills and/or a Maryland High School Diploma. The candidate will achieve this by providing instruction in a variety of methods to include whole group, small group, and individualized instruction consistent with the approved curriculum. The candidate will also be able to plan and organize, in advance, to provide for effective instruction. The candidate will also use informal and formal assessment tools to provide reliable and valid appraisal of student skills and achievement.


ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS

A. The Special Education/ Adult Basic Education Instructor reports directly to and is responsible to Dean of Continuing Education and the correctional institution’s principal.

B. The Special Education/ Adult Basic Education Instructor coordinates most closely with Dean of Continuing Education and the principal of the correctional institute.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES

1. Create a classroom-learning environment in which assigned inmates students make measurable progress toward identified educational goals as indicated by the successful completion of requirements for Beginning Literacy Adult Skills Certificate and Basic Literacy Adult Skills Certificate II.


2. Provide instruction in a variety of methods to include whole group, small group and individualized instruction consistent with approved curriculum


3. Plan and organize time, in advance, to provide for effective instruction


4. Use formal and informal assessment tools to provide reliable and valid appraisal of student skills and achievement


5. Maintain and submit program and instructional records in an accurate and timely manner.


6. Create a physical and interpersonal climate that is conducive to learning


7. Assist with the management and record keeping of Special Education program at correctional institution


8. Plan and implement instruction to assist Special Education teacher


9. Use placement testing to guide instruction


10. Assist with all elements of the Special Education program

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s degree required; experience teaching Adult Basic Education preferred.

Organization

Hagerstown Community College (HCC) was founded in 1946 as the first of its kind in Maryland. More than 100 programs of study are available for university transfer, career preparation, and personal enrichment. HCC also offers non-credit continuing education courses and customized training programs, as well as remedial and developmental courses to help students prepare for college-level offerings. Accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, HCC awards associate degrees, certificates, and letters of recognition.

 

HCC employs approximately 540 individuals each year in full and part-time positions. Hundreds of student workers and campus volunteers also serve the campus community.

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Website
Telephone
240-500-2585
Location
11400 Robinwood Dr.
Hagerstown
MD
21742
US

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