Vocational Skills Lecturer - CPE Community Emergency Response Team Instructor

Harper College
Palatine, IL

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Professional Fields, Communication & Journalism
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Community College

Job Details

Schedule Information: Evening part-time teaching positions, based on enrollment.

Your application can remain "Under Review by Committee" for 18 months.  You may check your status at any time by logging into jobs.harpercollege.edu with your username and password.

Benefits:  N/A 

Duties of Position:  Community Emergency Response Team Instructor. The Career and Technical Programs department offers non-transferable credit courses in career development, computer training and healthcare. The qualified candidate will have the knowledge, and skills to deliver the CERT Basic Training curriculum in person instructional training using PowerPoint presentations, handouts, and activities. The CERT instructor will design an effective community emergency plan, that includes safety protocols and teamwork allowing students to apply the skill sets learned in a managed setting. Will select instructional material, i.e., videos, PowerPoint, hands-on activities, take student attendance, and submission of grades upon completion of the course. Continuing Professional Education courses are short-term training and are completed within one semester. We continually accept proposals for new courses leading to a career. 

Educational Requirements:  Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience required.  Master's degree preferred.

Experience Requirements: Experience teaching adults is preferred and 2+ years’ experience in the field. 

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.


Founded in 1965, William Rainey Harper College is a dynamic comprehensive community college situated on a 200-acre campus in Chicago’s northwest suburbs. The College is committed to diversity, and encourages the development of multicultural perspectives.

harper_college1.gifAnnually, the College serves approximately 25,000 students from 23 communities. Providing both transfer and career programs, Harper offers degrees and a wide range of credit, continuing education and corporate training for students of all ages and interests. In order to provide accessible higher education to all, we offer a flexible schedule of daytime, nighttime and weekend classes at our main campus and at several other sites conveniently located throughout our service area.

Harper College is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, and has received the coveted Bond Rating of Aaa from Moody’s Investor Service. We are committed to our Institutional Core Values of Integrity, Respect, Excellence and Collaboration.

Our Vision:

William Rainey Harper College is committed to academic integrity and excellence. The College is a leader in teaching and learning, transforming lives by responding to the needs of the individual and the community.

harper_college2.jpgBenefits offered to employees include tuition reimbursement/professional expense, health/life/dental/disability insurance, participation in the State University Retirement System (SURS) and tax deferred annuity plans as well as fourteen paid holidays. Harper also offers some on-site childcare, a summer camp for children, and much more.

Harper College is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer that encourages applications from women, minority group members and persons with disabilities.

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