Truck Driving Academy Instructor (Part-Time)

Truck Driving Academy Instructor (Part-Time)


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

Job Location

OCH Campus in Monroe, NC 


Part-Time Hourly Rate



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, December 15, 2022
Closes: Sunday, December 31, 2023

Target Start Date

Monday, January 1, 2024

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Director for Skilled Trades and Advanced Manufacturing

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

·       A minimum of:

o   An earned High School Diploma and 

o   Currently valid Class A CDL

·       Two or more years of commercial truck driving experience

·       Clean driving and criminal records

·       Ability to work outdoors as well as in a classroom

·       Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing

·       Working knowledge/utilization of word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software applications

Preferred Qualifications

·       Teaching experience 

·       Familiarity with a course management such as Canvas

·       Knowledge and/or experience with learning outcomes assessment

·       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

Job Description

The Truck Driving Academy Instructor is a part-time teaching position. Under the direction of the Director for Skilled Trades and Advanced Manufacturing, the position provides quality learning opportunities that prepare students to take the CDL Class A or Class B exam.

Job Duties

·       Create classroom activities and learning environments that meet the needs of all learners, including high school students, adult learners, and senior populations.

·       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

·       Maintain current licensure, certification, or other professional credentials required for the position

·       Facilitate learning through classroom activities, distance learning experiences, workforce development, and out-of-classroom activities

·       Stay current with developments in the field of technology and learning theory

·       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), in high school and 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

·       Perform other duties as assigned by the immediate supervisor, the dean, or the Vice President of Academic Affairs

How to Apply

Apply online at Position is posted year-round to collect an applicant pool as needed. 

Job Post Contact

South Piedmont Community College

Human Resources

PO Box 126

Polkton, NC 28135