Art Instructor - Adjunct

Art Instructor - Adjunct


Haywood Community College
185 Freedlander Drive
Clyde, NC 28721
Phone: 828-627-2821

Job Location

Haywood Community College, 185 Freedlander Drive, Clyde, NC  28721


$31.24 - $33.38 Hourly



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Closes: Monday, July 13, 2020

Target Start Date

Monday, August 17, 2020

Expected Work Hours

Tues & Thurs morning classes

Reports to

Dean of Arts, Sciences, Natural Resources and Transitional Studies

Employment Type

PT Instructor

Minimum Qualifications


Master's degree with at least 18 hours in art or related area.  Must be available to teach Tuesday and Thursday mornings, Fall 2020 semester.


Preferred Qualifications


Master's degree in art or related area.  Prior teaching experience at the post-secondary level.  Experience teaching to dual enrollment or early college students.  Familiarity with Moodle or other learning management system.


Position Description



Instructor will teach face-to-face, web-based, or online Art Appreciation (ART 111) or Art History (ART 114, ART 115) courses. Ideal candidates will be available to teach face-to-face ART 111, Art Appreciation, sections on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the fall semester. Duties are primarily instructional with efforts that promote and enhance the college's commitment to excellence in instruction and which support the current needs of the students and other faculty; Instructors are responsible to a dean and/or program manager. The relationship of the instructor to the student is one of leader, teacher, and facilitator of learning.



  • Generates updated course syllabi at the beginning of the semester that provide students with a list of course requirements, necessary texts/supplies, a summary of course content and subject competencies to be covered, and evaluation methods to be utilized.
  • Prepares course materials.
  • Uses appropriate teaching techniques including delivering lectures, leading discussions, and conducting demonstrations/exercises.
  • Conducts evaluations of student performance and assigns grades based on those evaluations.
  • Maintains and submits records of student attendance and grades on time, and in accordance with College procedure.
  • Responsible for administering student surveys in classes as prescribed by College procedure and for discussing the results of surveys with his/her supervisor.
  • Supports and encourages college-sponsored activities.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as required to meet course objectives.

How to Apply

The following is necessary for consideration:

  • Official Haywood Community College employment application online found at our jobs page:
  • The application must be complete for consideration - do not reference resume. A resume is suggested but does not take the place of any questions or details that you need to provide in order to be qualified for the position.  Unofficial transcripts must be included for the application process. Most unofficial transcripts can be downloaded from college/university websites. Official transcripts of all secondary education must be submitted to Human Resources within 10 days of any offer of employment.
  • References may not be current HCC employee. Candidates must provide three professional references with email addresses.  At least one reference must be a current or previous supervisor.
  • College screening committee is responsible for application review, interviews, and recommends the candidate to HR. Upon completion of the hire process in HR, President approval is required in the hire of a candidate.
  • HCC is a tobacco free campus

HCC is an equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, ethnicity, national origin, gender, gender identity, sex, age, disability, genetic information and veteran status.

Job Post Contact

185 Freedlander Dr

Clyde, NC 28721