Skip to main content

Adjunct, Bridge to Careers: CDL

Employer
Frederick Community College
Location
Frederick, MD

View more

Faculty Jobs
Arts & Humanities, English As A Second Language
Position Type
Adjunct
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Community College

Job Details

Adjunct Job Title:

Adjunct, Bridge to Careers: CDL

Adjunct Job Description:

Position Summary:

This position provides instruction for the Bridge to Careers: CDL course for the Basic English as a Second Language (ESL) program in Adult Education and is responsible for providing face-to-face instruction in English to adult learners, age 18 and older who are interested in transitioning into a CDL career pathway.

The Bridge to Careers: CDL course is designed to prepare English Language Learners to pass the Maryland Department of Transportation CDL Class A Learner’s Permit exam. The course presents the basic protocol associated with driving commercial vehicles and the routines and responsibilities of commercial vehicle drivers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The following are the functions essential to performing this job:

1. Plan lessons based on student needs, career and learning goals, and/or the established core outcomes of the course.
2. Provide student-centered, interactive instruction that covers CDL content and communication in English.
3. Develop and conduct ongoing student assessments
4. Keep accurate student records, to include attendance and grades.
5. Assist with compliance of grant requirements in areas of professional development, attendance, retention, documentation, and assessment.
6. Demonstrate proficiency in utilizing technology in instruction.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

1. Bachelor’s Degree
2. Experience teaching CDL/Currently possesses or had possessed a CDL License within the last 10 years

Desired Qualifications:

1. Master’s Degree or certificate in TESOL or TEFL
2. Successful experience teaching ESL/EFL/ESOL
3. Successful experience teaching adult learners
4. Successful experience teaching online or in a blended learning environment
5. Excellent oral and written English communication skills
6. Ability to work positively and effectively with students from diverse language, cultural, and educational backgrounds7. Knowledge of the Commercial Driver’s License Class A coursework/exam

Pool Number:

TS517P

Special Instructions to Applicants:

All applications and required documents must be submitted online. Mail, e-mail, or fax submissions will not be accepted. By completing this application, you are putting your name into consideration to be hired as a Frederick Community College adjunct faculty member. This posting will remain active through May 31, 2025. For questions regarding this position or for more information, please contact Jennifer Dennis at jdennis@frederick.edu. Frederick Community College, an equal opportunity employer, values campus diversity in students and staff and strongly encourages members from historically under-represented groups to apply. Frederick Community College prohibits discrimination against any person on the basis of age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, creed, ethnicity, gender identity and expression, genetic information, marital status, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religious affiliation, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status in its activities, admissions, educational programs, and employment. Frederick Community College, an equal opportunity employer, values campus diversity in students and staff and encourages members from historically under-represented groups to apply.

Non-Discrimination Statement:

Frederick Community College is committed to the principles of equal opportunity and strictly prohibits discrimination against any person on the basis of age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, creed, ethnicity, gender identity and expression, genetic information, marital status, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religious affiliation, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status in its activities, admissions, educational programs, and employment.

Essential Personnel?:

No

Telework Eligible?:

No

Organization

Frederick Community College (FCC) is a public college accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). FCC is distinguished by its quality and affordability, making it attainable and valuable for local students. Accredited programs, comprehensive instruction, and affordable costs of attendance have made FCC the learning destination for nearly 30,000 graduates since 1957.

In traditional and alternative learning environments, we anticipate and respond to the needs of our local, regional, and global communities. FCC recognizes the different learning needs and preferences of students and offers instruction in flexible learning formats that include day, evening, weekend, online, and hybrid options. In addition, FCC offers current high school students access to college courses through its Open Campus and High School-Based Dual Enrollment programs. 

FCC offers 55 associate degree programs and areas of concentration, 39 certificate, and 51 subject areas in continuing education through credit and Continuing Education and Workforce Development (CEWD).

Explore our wide variety of program options designed for career and transfer students, and those studying for job credentials, professional development, and personal enrichment.

 

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert