Adjunct Communications Instructor (POOL)

Adjunct Communications Instructor (POOL)


Halifax Community College
100 College Drive
Weldon, NC 27890
Phone: 252-536-2551

Job Location

Weldon, NC


Depends on Qualifications



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Friday, October 15, 2021
Closes: Friday, December 31, 2021

Target Start Date

Monday, November 8, 2021

Expected Work Hours

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Employment Type

Part Time Position

Minimum Qualifications


  • Master's degree in Communication or a Master's degree with at least 18 graduate hours in Communication from an accredited institution;
  • must be a team player who is committed to the community college "open door" philosophy;
  • adheres to research-based teaching practices that promote academic excellence in teaching and learning.

Preferred Qualifications


  • Two years of teaching experience in Communication at a post-secondary environment, preferably at a community college.  Specific experience with online instruction, Blackboard, and educational technology is preferred.  Experience working with the diverse academic, socio-economic, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds of students.

Position Description


The primary purpose and function of this position is to deliver instruction and support student success. Develop course syllabi, outlines, and lesson plans for curriculum courses assigned.  Develop lectures, classroom activities, laboratory, hands-on exercises, and/or actual work site exercises for students to participate and learn.  Monitor and record student progress in courses.  Administer tests or other evaluation methods to students; grade and give feedback on exercises, homework assignments, and tests; and keep records of student attendance.

Examples of Duties

Teach assigned classes
Create an effective learning environment
Meet classes as assigned
Present instruction based on the student learning outcomes and performance levels of the course
Use teaching methods designed for a variety of learning styles
Use course text, outlines, syllabi and other curriculum materials in accordance with college and departmental guidelines
Assist with maintaining a classroom environment emphasizing safety, good housekeeping, and equipment security
Complete and submit on time all required instructional and administrative reports and records
Assist in enforcement of policies and regulations applicable to students and initiate student alerts when necessary
Perform other duties as assigned by the Department Head, Division Chair, Dean of Curriculum Programs, and VP of Academic Affairs.
Keep accurate records
Maintain accurate attendance and scholastic records of students
Maintain current knowledge of programs, trends, and new developments in area of expertise
Ensure educational program quality by engaging in continuous improvement through
assessment of student learning outcomes
Contribute to the College’s Quality Enhancement Plan.
Other adjunct assignments
Participate in communications with the college and department  
Meet deadlines as required
Submit required reports
Participate in the college's assessment process as required
Fulfill all contract provisions
Maintain a high level of professionalism as a representative of the college.




How to Apply

MUST READ Special Instructions and Additional Information to Applicants:

Resumes are not accepted in lieu of state applications.  "See Attached Resume", etc. will result in an incomplete application.  Resumes, cover letters, and all transcripts listed on application must be uploaded with your application or this will also result in an incomplete application.  Official transcripts must be submitted to the Human Resources Director within (15) days upon hiring.

All applications must be submitted directly via our online application system at submitted through third party sites will not be accepted.  Application packets for employment must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date.  If multiple applications are submitted to an individual posting, only the most recent application received prior to the posting close date will be accepted. 

Resumes are not accepted in lieu of state applications.  "See Attached Resume", etc. will result in an incomplete application.  Resumes, cover letters, and all transcripts listed on application must be uploaded with your application.

To receive credit, all relevant experience must be included in the work history section of the application.  Any information omitted from the application but included in the resume will not be considered for qualifying credit.

Persons eligible for Veteran's Preference must submit a copy of Form DD-214.

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