English Instructor, Part-time

English Instructor, Part-time


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

Job Location

Statesville and Mooresville, NC


$31.24 hourly



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Monday, June 24, 2019
Closes: Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Target Start Date

Thursday, January 2, 2020

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Dean of College Transfer

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

·         Teach day and evening in-person and/or online classes

·         Develop appropriate course goals and objectives along with evaluation methods that accurately measure student learning.

·         Be thoroughly prepared for each instructional responsibility.

·         Maintain an up-to-date syllabus for each course.

·         Conduct class activities that are consistent with course objectives.

·         Work with 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.

·         Communicate effectively.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

·         Ability to teach composition, literature, and research skills.

·         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.

·         Demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to the unique nature and role of the College as a learning-centered institution.

Education and Experience Requirements:

·         Master's degree in English preferred or master’s degree in related field with 18 graduate hours in English.

·         Demonstrated experience in teaching in a community college setting is a plus.

Position Description


Standard classroom environment, usually indoors, away from elements, with moderate noise.


Physical Effort:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to maintain a stationary position for an extended period; move about the classroom, operate and position computers, as needed; and frequently communicate with students. The employee may occasionally move up to 15 pounds.



This is a part-time position. Teach day and evening in-person and/or online classes at both Statesville and Mooresville campuses.



Local travel is required, including between campus locations.


How to Apply

For a complete job description and to apply on-line, please visit https://mitchellcc.edu/employment-opportunities

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