Mathematics Instructor (beginning Spring 2018)

Mathematics Instructor (beginning Spring 2018)


South Piedmont Community College
680 US 74
Polkton, NC 28135
Phone: 704-272-5300


Determined by South Piedmont compensation plan



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Monday, July 17, 2017
Closes: Sunday, December 31, 2017

Target Start Date

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Expected Work Hours


Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s degree or above in Mathematics


  • Master’s degree or above in a related field with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in Mathematics
  • Previous teaching experience
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Working knowledge/utilization of word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software applications

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum of the equivalent of one academic year of full-time teaching experience at the community college level or above
  • The ability to teach in a secondary area: engineering or physics (requires 18 graduate hours)
  • Familiarity with a course management or online homework system such as Moodle, Webassign, or MyMathLab
  • Knowledge and/or experience with learning outcomes assessment
  • Experience teaching developmental mathematics
  • Demonstrated innovation within the field of education and/or technology
  • Evidence of effective problem-solving, critical thinking, and decision-making skills
  • Evidence of a career that includes a strong work ethic with a proven track record of project completion, multi-tasking, and the ability to handle high-pressure environments
  • Evidence of a willingness to accept responsibility for professional and personal growth

Position Description

  • Exhibit an uncompromising commitment to SPCC as a learning-centered college through the College’s mission, vision, values, core skills and learning outcomes, and delivery of instruction and services
  • Develop learning strategies and curriculum that will promote successful teaching and learning in a learning-centered environment
  • Facilitate learning through classroom activities, distance learning experiences, workforce development, and out-of-classroom activities
  • Actively participate in continuous improvement planning through the assessment of learning outcomes at the course and program levels
  • Select and use appropriate learning materials and resources, including textbooks, library resources, equipment, and supplies to enhance learning and to maintain program currency
  • Stay current with developments in the field of technology and learning theory
  • Demonstrate high-level professionalism in developing and/or implementing long- and short-range plans in accordance with the philosophy of a learning-centered college
  • Participate in institutional, advisory, and program/instruction committees, campus activities, and representation of the college in the community
  • Develop strong partnerships with appropriate community stakeholders in support of program and college improvement
  • Participate in program reviews, conduct research and surveys, and prepare updates, reports, and plans
  • Continue professional development for the improvement of self and the program to meet the needs of a learning-centered college
  • Maintain current licensure, certification, or other professional credentials required for the position
  • Provide accessibility to students and colleagues as expected in a learning-centered college
  • Accept teaching assignments, based on the needs of the college, at one or more of the following: L.L. Polk campus (Polkton), Old Charlotte Highway campus (Monroe), or in community locations (Anson and/or Union counties), or in a corrections setting (Anson county)
  • Accept teaching assignments scheduled during the day, evening, weekends, or online
  • Participate in student recruitment, retention, advising, and registration activities
  • Participate in or support the mentoring process, the SPCC Foundation, and grant identification, preparation, implementation, and evaluation
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the immediate supervisor, the dean, or the Vice President of Academic Affairs

How to Apply

Job Post Contact

South Piedmont Community College

Human Resources

PO Box 126

Polkton, NC 28135