Adjunct Music Instructor

Adjunct Music Instructor


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

Job Location

Humanities and Social Behavioral Sciences



Commensurate with experience


State of NC

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Closes: Friday, June 15, 2018

Target Start Date

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Humanities and Social/Behavioral Sciences Department Head

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Master's degree in Music or a master 's degree with at least 18 graduate hours in music 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 teaching experience; Blackboard and community college teaching experience. Online teaching experience.

Position Description

The adjunct music instructor will plan, organize, and teach music courses as assigned to ensure that student learning out comes are consistent with program learning outcomes and the mission of the college, maintains class attendance records and submit s all reports in a timely manner; ad ministers periodic learning assessments and provides timely feedback to students; maintains office hours each week; prepares and revises syllabi; participates in on-going professional development opportunities; other duties as assigned by the department head or school chair.

How to Apply

Interested, qualified applicants must submit a cover letter, a completed Halifax Community College application, resume, and transcripts for consideration of employment. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of applications. Only completed and signed application packets will be considered. Official transcripts are required upon hiring.

The cover letter should be typed and should address each of the items listed in the Education and Experience requirements of the posting. The items should be formatted as subheadings, and your relevant experience should be provided below each subheading. Please bold each subheading.

In addition, each candidate will be expected to prepare a 10-minute lesson/presentation during the interview process.  Please incorporate electronic as well as other teaching tools to deliver your lesson.


Right-click here to save HCC's Employment Application Form. (You will need a PDF viewer, such as Adobe Reader- the form is type-able and savable). Print and fill out the application, then mail or e-mail the completed packet with all requested information (application, cover letter, resume and transcripts) to the address below. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of applications. Only completed and signed application packets will be considered.

Send, e-mail, fax and/or personally deliver complete application packets to the following (and for application information, contact):

Halifax Community College
P.O. Drawer 809, 100 College Drive, Weldon, NC 27890
(252) 536-7242
(252) 536-5465 (fax)

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