Braille Transcription Instructor

Braille Transcription Instructor


Richmond Community College
1042 West Hamlet Avenue
Hamlet, NC 28345
Phone: 910-410-1700

Job Location

Scotland Correctional Facility


Starting range - $33,014 - $41,268, commensurate with experience



Job Category

  • Professional

Application Period

Opens: Friday, September 29, 2017
Closes: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Target Start Date

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Director Adult Education and High School Equivalency

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

NFB Braille Literary Transcription Certification required.  A minimum of 2 years’ experience in Braille transcription required. A demonstrated understanding and commitment to the open door philosophy of the community colleges as well as a commitment to student learning is required. Ability to be employable in a NC Department of Public Safety facility required.

Preferred Qualifications

Community college and/or adult education teaching experience highly preferred.  Experience in correctional environments preferred.

Position Description

General Description of the Position:

The Occupational Extension Instructor, under the direction of the Director of Adult Education and High School Equivalency and the authority of the Vice President for Workforce and Economic Development and in cooperation with the Morrison Correctional Institution’s educational department, is responsible for providing effective instruction in the assigned continuing education area.

Responsibilities and Duties of the Position:

  1. Provide classroom instruction and work-based learning experiences related to commercial cleaning.
  2. Administer proficiency examinations and stay abreast of student’s classroom needs.
  3. Assist in the continual evaluation of the curriculum, developing course outlines, teaching outlines, and course descriptions as required.
  4. Maintain a current course outline file in the Workforce and Economic Development office.
  5. Recommend textbooks, materials, supplies, and equipment needed to support the program.
  6. Maintain accurate and complete records as required by the WED department and Business Office and submit reports in a timely manner.
  7. Attend and participate in faculty meetings.
  8. Keep College administration informed of matters pertaining to the program.
  9. Abide by all of the directives set forth in the formal agreement between Richmond Community College and Morrison Correctional Institution.
  10. Enforce and comply with the correct use of chemicals and equipment as trained.
  11. Accepts other duties as assigned.

How to Apply

Application Process: To apply for a vacant position, complete the Richmond Community College application and submit it with photocopies or unofficial copies of your College transcripts. For positions where a high school diploma or equivalent is the highest required degree, then proof of high school/equivalency is required. Application and review process can be found on the RCC website.   No action will be taken on submission of a resume or letter of interest only. Incomplete files will not be considered.

Methods to submit an application:

  • In person: 1042 W. Hamlet Avenue, Hamlet, NC, DeWitt Building, 2nd floor.
  • Mail: RCC, Attn: Human Resources, PO Box 1189, Hamlet, NC 28345.
  • Fax: 910-582-7028.  Applicant needs to ensure that documents are readable.
  • E-mail:  Application must contain a physical signature.
  • Online submission at

Position Available:  Immediately. Application review begins: October 16, 2017. Open until filled.  To apply: submit the RCC Application and unofficial copies of college transcripts.  Incomplete packets will not be considered.  Successful applicant must pass a complete background check.


Salary: RCC Salary Level 7, Starting range $33,014-$41,268, commensurate with experience.  Full-time.


Contact:       Human Resources

                    Richmond Community College

                    PO Box 1189, Hamlet, NC 28345

                    Phone: (910) 410-1804 or (910) 276-3331

                    Fax: (910) 582-7028


Job Post Contact

Human Resources Director

Richmond Community College

P O Box 1189

Hamlet NC 28379

P (910) 410-1804

F (910) 582-7028