Starting Pay Rate: Per Adjunct Faculty Pay Scale
Schedule Information: Days/evenings/weekends depending upon course schedule ***This posting will be used to obtain a pool of qualified candidates for the above subjects. As teaching needs arise, these applications will be reviewed for possible interviews***
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Job Description: This is an Adjunct Instructor position for an exciting new pilot program as part of the ECACE (Early Childhood Access Consortium for Equity) Grant. The successful candidate should be able to teach ECE 101 Introduction to Early Childhood Education and ECE 102 Child Development. The successful candidate must be able to teach a course in both Spanish and English.
This is a pilot program funded by ECACE (Early Childhood Access Consortium for Equity) to upskill the current early childhood workforce and address the teacher shortage in Illinois. The successful candidate will teach introductory courses in ECE in Spanish.
Education Requirements: Graduate degree in early childhood education, education or related field.
Experience Requirements: Minimum of three years working with young children in a learning environment. Must be fluent in both English and Spanish.
Preferred: Minimum of two years teaching early childhood courses at the post-secondary education level.
Required Documents: ***A resume and cover letter are required to complete the application process***
* Official transcripts required upon hire
* Employment is contingent upon Criminal Background Check.
* Employment sponsorship is not available.
Applicable Benefits: We offer a competitive, semester by semester adjunct pay, with Harper tuition waivers, sick/personal business leave, and a comprehensive Adjunct Faculty Professional Development Program.