Location: Fall River, MA Category: Non-Credit Instructors and Corporate Trainers Posted On: Mon Jun 24 2019 Job Description:
STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Adult Education (AE) instructors provide instruction for adults and youth in basic skills upgrading, high school equivalency preparation, and college and career readiness. Assignments may include teaching at the adult basic level (ABE) to the adult secondary level (ASE). Instructors are responsible for maintaining student assessment results and tracking student progress throughout the year. Instructors will meet with students to define and update goals. The Instructor participates in the development and implementation of program curriculum that addresses the AE College and Career Readiness Standards and integrates employment skills.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Reports to the Director of Adult Education.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Prepare and instruct students, who have a variety of learning styles, with appropriate level materials and teaching strategies.
Prepare students for academic and career pathways.
Develop a syllabus and daily lesson plans based upon assigned classes, program curriculum, and instructional priorities.
Integrate digital literacy into curriculum, including education
Utilize educational software and equipment as warranted.
Conduct appropriate assessment of student learning outcomes.
Participate in goal-setting and goal follow-up with individual learners.
Maintain appropriate attendance and student performance records.
Assist with student placement, registration, and orientation as needed.
Collaborate with program staff to assist students in achieving their personal education and career goals.
Participate in staff/program meetings.
Engage in annual professional development activities related to professional standards and program goals to advance teaching skills and strategies.
Assume responsibilities for additional educational projects related to the position.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree required.
Two years of experience and ability working with adult students from diverse educational and ethnic backgrounds in an instructional setting, focused on HiSET prep, especially in Math and Writing.
Experience and education related to the specific teaching responsibilities.
Experience in providing individualized and group instruction to non-traditional students.
Demonstrated ability to adapt teaching style and materials to meet the individual needs of students.
Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team and team-teach, if necessary.
Demonstrated experience assisting students in meeting their education and career goals.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to integrate technology into the teaching and learning processes, including providing distance learning opportunities for students.
The ability to work effectively with a diverse faculty, staff, and student body.
Adult Basic Education (ABE) license or Secondary Teaching Certificate.
Demonstrated ability to design and/or utilize blended learning models.
Ability to speak a language in addition to English.
POSITION STATUS: This is a part-time, non-unit, non-benefitted position, some nights and weekends may be required.
Non-Credit Instructors are part-time instructors hired on an as needed basis. Courses may be offered as face-to-face sections in Attleboro, Fall River, New Bedford, and/or Taunton. Courses may also be offered as online sections. Courses may be held during the day, in the evening, and on weekends (Friday nights, Saturdays, and Sundays).
Please note: Positions will be available pending sufficient enrollment.
Bristol Community College has core values rooted in student success and lifelong learning. For more than 50 years, Bristol Community College has served as a leading resource for education and workforce development in the region.
The college offers a rich variety of degree, certificate, and training programs along with flexible online offerings that lead to an associate degree, a career-ready certificate, or the ability to transfer to baccalaureate colleges throughout the state and country. The Center for Workforce and Community Education provides customized training for businesses and the community. The college also strives to put the needs of learners first with support services and career advancement opportunities that lead to student success by reducing barriers to educational access.
With locations in Attleboro, Fall River, New Bedford, and Taunton, Bristol Community College is nestled in charming Southeastern Massachusetts - a great place to learn, grow, live and work. From city life to seaside, Bristol Community College locations are in close proximity to bustling metro areas such as Boston and Providence and centrally located to the spectacular beaches and coastline of... Cape Cod, Newport, Nantucket, Martha's Vineyard, and Block Island. The area is also home to fine dining, thriving historic districts, and a short commute to New England ski areas.
The College annually serves more than 11,000 credit students and 18,000 students who participate in noncredit activities. Bristol Community College is one of the largest employers in the region and is dedicated to fostering an inclusive environment with a rich diversity of beliefs, cultures, languages, abilities, and lifestyles. Committed to enriching its educational experience through a supportive community, Bristol Community College actively encourages candidates of all backgrounds to apply and achieve our vision to change the world by changing lives, learner by learner. Bristol Community College is a public community college accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). www.BristolCC.edu