Adjunct Instructor, English

Adjunct Instructor, English

Employer

Wake Technical Community College
9101 Fayetteville Road
Raleigh, NC 27603
Phone: 919-866-5000

Job Location

Various/To Be Determined

Salary/Grade

$32.50 - $34.50 Hourly

Benefits

None

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Closes: Friday, November 30, 2018

Target Start Date

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Expected Work Hours

Varies semester to semester as determined by the department head

Reports to

Department Head, English

Employment Type

Part-time, Temporary

Minimum Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Able to use a wide variety of teaching methods to promote learning

Be innovative, creative, motivated

Ability to exhibit good interpersonal skills and work well with others

Able to maintain records accurately and be able to meet deadlines consistently

Good organizational skills

Knowledge of and facility with technology and software including, computers, and web-based resources such as BlackBoard.

Able to perform normal duties with minimal supervision

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

Demonstrates resourcefulness, initiative, enthusiasm, and a sincere interest in helping students reach their maximum potential

Requirements:

Master's degree in English or a Master's degree in a related field with 18 graduate semester hours in English.

A cover letter, resume, and unofficial transcripts must be attached with your online application prior to submission or submitted to Human Resources immediately upon completing the application. If these items are not submitted, your application will not receive full consideration.

Preferred Qualifications

Two years of post-secondary teaching experience

Community college teaching experience

 

Position Description

Wake Technical Community College is seeking to expand our pool of part-time faculty to teach English classes.Openings for these positions may or may not be available at this time; however, after a review of qualifications, applicants may be contacted in the future. Adjunct faculty positions provide quality, effective instruction in assigned courses on a part-time, temporary basis.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES (*ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS):

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described.

* Instructs and guides the class in an efficient and effective manner

* Maintains accurate records of student work and attendance

* Prepares thoroughly for each instructional hour

* Maintains a safe and orderly learning environment

* Grades and returns student work in a timely manner

* Counsels students regarding their grades and progress in the course

Constructs classroom materials that support the goals of the course

Designs curriculum and a schedule of instruction

Uses assessment techniques to improve learning and teaching

Maintains communication with instructors from other divisions in order to keep courses up-to-date and appropriate

Remains up-to-date on technology and methods of teaching with technology

Attends professional development opportunities when possible

Job Post Contact

Human Resources

humanresources@waketech.edu

919-866-7890