Associate Department Head, Foreign Languages & Fine Arts

Associate Department Head, Foreign Languages & Fine Arts


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

Job Location

To be determined


$55,404.00 - $59,196.00 Annually


State of NC

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Friday, January 26, 2018
Closes: Monday, April 9, 2018

Target Start Date

Friday, June 1, 2018

Expected Work Hours

Business Hours

Reports to


Employment Type

Full-time, Annual

Minimum Qualifications


Master's Degree in Art or Music OR a Master's degree with 18 graduate hours in Art or Music

One year post-secondary teaching experience in the discipline to include: Art or Music 

Demonstrated supervision and/or leadership skills

Unofficial transcripts must be attached with your online application prior to submission or submitted to Human Resources immediately upon completing the application.  If your transcripts are not submitted, your application may not receive full consideration.

Preferred Qualifications


Three years' post-secondary teaching experience in the discipline to include:  Art or Music 

Position Description

This position provides leadership and direction for Foreign Language and Fine Arts faculty and staff while performing all duties of an instructor.

 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.

*Projects needs for the department in terms of staffing, texts, supplies and equipment.

* Maintains records, gathers and analyzes departmental data including class enrollments and department trends

*Assists with developing, maintaining, and supervising long-range Institutional Effectiveness assessment plans that may include planning, developing, and reporting the Associate Fine Arts program mission, goals and program and student learning outcomes

*Assists with providing oversight and ensures quality control for the Associate in Fine Arts Degree program

*Assists with scheduling classes, curriculum development and course development

Assists with student advising and student concerns

Serves on the managerial team for the division

Helps in planning and conducting regular department meetings

Facilitates departmental professional development , to include serving as a facilitator on an as needed basis

Assists in the hiring, performance management and professional development of the Foreign Language and Fine Arts faculty

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Proficient with MS Office products including MS Word and Excel

Excellent interpersonal skills, and strong verbal and written communication skills

Innovative, creative, motivated and work well with others

Exhibits strong leadership skills

Exhibits strong interpersonal skills

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

Able to perform normal duties with minimum supervision

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Job Post Contact

Human Resources