Digital Media Instructor, Part-time

Digital Media Instructor, Part-time


Mitchell Community College
500 West Broad Street
Statesville, NC 28677
Phone: 704-878-3200

Job Location

Statesville, Mooresville, and Early College campuses. Classes are also taught online.


$29.76 hourly



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Monday, June 24, 2019
Closes: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Target Start Date

Thursday, January 2, 2020

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Area Coordinator

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • demonstrate a thorough knowledge of the subject(s) taught
  • demonstrated ability to plan and organize courses; use a variety of teaching and learning strategies 
  • demonstrated ability to ensure student success, utilize effective classroom management skills, and employ effective and appropriate evaluations of student performance
  • demonstrated understanding of and commitment to open-access community college philosophy, diversity issues, and instructional technology
  • ability to work with a diverse population
  • demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to the unique nature and role of the College as a learning-centered institution

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Digital Media or related field such as Graphic Design or Web Design
  • demonstrated experience in Adobe CC including but not limited to Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, After Effects, Premier Pro
  • two to five year’s experience in the graphic design/multimedia industry

Preferred Qualifications

demonstrated experience in teaching in a community college setting is preferred

Position Description

Job Summary:

Part-time Instructor responsibilities include course instruction, course planning and research, course assessment of instructional materials that align with industry standards, developing curriculum for a rapidly evolving and diversified media area that includes courses in digital arts and graphic design. Instructors in the Digital Media curriculum must continually assess their own skills, as well as new technologies most commonly utilized in the industry and by articulated universities. Instructors must be well versed in the theory of digital/new media pertaining to contemporary practice.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • develop appropriate course goals and objectives along with evaluation methods that accurately measure student learning
  • be thoroughly prepared for each instructional responsibility including lecture and lab
  • maintain an up-to-date syllabus for each course as provided by distance learning each semester
  • conduct class and lab activities that are consistent with course objectives
  • work with Area Coordinator to order needed equipment and supplies
  • be available to students outside of class time through e-mail, telephone, and individual meetings as needed
  • accurately complete and submit all required reports and student records by stated deadlines and return all College materials and grade books at the end of each semester

Related Responsibilities:

  • attend any required faculty, division, or departmental meetings
  • work cooperatively with faculty, staff and students in a congenial and professional manner
  • comply with College policies and procedures
  • remain current in the field of study

Job Post Contact

Christina Sharkey, Human Resources Assistant

Mitchell Community College

500 W. Broad Street, Statesville, NC 28677

(704)978-1371 office

(704)978-3117 fax