Early Childhood Education Instructor

Early Childhood Education Instructor


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

Job Location

Richmond Community College Service Area


Starting range $46,621-$69,979, commensurate with experience.


Full Benefits

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Friday, October 1, 2021
Closes: Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Target Start Date

Friday, October 1, 2021

Expected Work Hours

Monday - Friday

Reports to

Vice President for Instruction/Chief Academic Officer

Employment Type

Full-Time Permanent

Minimum Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Understanding of and commitment to the unique nature and role of the Institution.  Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to work independently with minimal supervision.  Able to teach in various delivery modes.  Willing to accept day and/or evening teaching assignments and teaching assignments at other locations as needed by the Institution. 
Minimum Education and Experience:
Master's degree in Early Childhood Education or Child Development from an accredited institution required.  A minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in the teaching discipline.

Preferred Qualifications

Ability and credentials to teach all courses offered in the discipline preferred. Teaching experience preferred.  Demonstrated ability to integrate computers into the instructional environment and on-line teaching experience preferred.

Position Description

General Description:
An Instructor, under the authority and direction of the Vice President for Instruction/Chief Academic Officer and in cooperation with the Department Chairperson/Program Coordinator and Dean, is responsible for providing effective instruction in the assigned curriculum area.


Duties and responsibilities of an Instructor are as follows:

  1. Teaches students effectively to meet student-learning outcomes.
  2. Holds class sessions as scheduled to meet student-learning outcomes.
  3. Maintains office hours as required by college policy.
  4. Makes course syllabi and Instructor Course Requirements available to students no later than the first class session or the first date of the course session for Distance Learning courses.  Rubrics used to evaluate specific assignments should also be made available to students.   
  5. Provides clearly organized and understandable instruction.
  6. Provides adequate and timely feedback and evaluation of assignments.
  7. Maintains a positive attitude in interactions with students and shows a genuine concern for student learning.
  8. Fulfills obligations in student recruiting, advising, orientation, and registration.
  9. Assists in the continual evaluation and enhancement of curricula through the planning process and departmental meetings.
  10. Provides the Vice President for Instruction or his/her designee with updated Instructor’s Course Requirements that reflect expected student learning outcomes.
  11. Submits accurate and complete records and reports in a timely manner in order to provide assessment data for institutional improvement.
  12. Attends and participates in faculty, advisory, and assigned committee meetings designated to improve curriculum programs.
  13. Participates in professional development, including back-to-industry, conference, and workshop activities that lead to professional and institutional advancement.
  14. Accepts other duties as assigned.

How to Apply

Position Available: December 1, 2021. Application review begins: October 31, 2021. To apply: submit the RCC Application and unofficial copies of transcripts or high school equivalency. Incomplete packets will not be considered. Successful applicant must pass a complete background check. 
Salary:  RCC Faculty Salary Scale. Starting range $46,621-$69,979, commensurate with experience. Full-time position.
Location: RCC service area

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.

Job Post Contact

Human Resources Director

Richmond Community College

P O Box 1189

Hamlet NC 28379


P (910) 410-1804

F (910) 582-7028