Adjunct Instructor - Education-Teacher Preparation

Adjunct Instructor - Education-Teacher Preparation


Wilkes Community College
1328 South Collegiate Drive
Wilkesboro, NC 28697
Phone: 336-838-6100

Job Location

Courses to be delivered online and/or at the Wilkes campus.


Commensurate with education and experience in accordance with the college salary plan.



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Wednesday, November 30, 2022
Closes: Friday, December 16, 2022

Target Start Date

Tuesday, January 3, 2023

Expected Work Hours


Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree or higher in K-12 education.

Preferred Qualifications

At least three years recent experience teaching in a K-12 classroom.
Experience with literacy and reading instruction.
Previous online teaching experience.

Position Description

WCC is seeking adjunct instructors to teach education courses for pre-service teachers seeking K-12 licensure.
Courses to be delivered online and/or at the Wilkes campus.

Job Duties

  1. Planning, creating and maintaining a classroom environment conducive to student learning.
  2. Encouraging the development of critical thinking skills through appropriate classroom exercises and assignments.
  3. Maintaining a high level of currency in the discipline, and incorporating innovative and creative instructional techniques in the classroom.
  4. Collaborating with the lead instructor in the creation of syllabi; the establishment of objectives, competencies, and assessments; and the selection of textbooks, periodicals, and other resources.
  5. Collaborating with K-12 partners to secure student placement for field experience requirements.
  6. Communicating with students and administration through the technological framework provided by WCC including posting syllabi for all sections of all courses to the campus web portal, and regularly checking and responding to e-mail sent to the instructor via the campus web portal and messages sent to the college e-mail/voice-mail/telephone service.
  7. Referring students, as appropriate, to student support areas of WCC including Counseling and/or Student Support Services, the Academic Support Center, Learning Resources Center, Student Services, the Writing Center, etc.

How to Apply

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Job Post Contact

Sherry Cox