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Adjunct Instructor Early College High School

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Please attach the following item: 1. Cover Letter 2. Resume/Vitae 3. Unofficial Transcripts (official transcripts required upon employment)

Posting Details

Position Summary Information

Job Summary / Basic Function

Due to the growth of the Associate of Arts degree and Early College High School Partnerships with Beaumont Independent School District and Silsbee Independent School District, the General Education/Developmental Studies Department announces openings for adjunct instructor positions effective Fall 2017.

Humanities/Fine Arts
Speech
History

SUMMARY OF JOB DESCRIPTION:
This position is responsible for teaching courses at the assigned Early College High School and Lamar Institute of Technology campuses. This position reports directly to the Department Chair for General Education/Developmental Studies. Hours vary depending on need and course schedule.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Teach courses as scheduled
• Maintain one office hour per week/per course.
• Attend adjunct faculty meetings
• Assess courses on departmental and institutional levels
• Complete Basic Blackboard Certification
• Complete Title IX training
• Must have reliable transportation for travel to assigned instructional sites
• Attend Teaching and Learning Center to upgrade teaching skills
• Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

REQUIRED:
• Masters Degree in the subject area or a Masters Degree with a minimum of 18 graduate hours in the subject area.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
• Good verbal and written communication skills
• Good time management skills
• Ethical and professional behavior
• Awareness of national issues and trends in education and related field
• Ability to use computers for email, word documents and basic spreadsheets

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
While performing the essential functions of this job, work is normally performed in a typical classroom/office environment with moderate noise.

EEO Statement

Lamar Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Lamar Institute of Technology is proud to provide employment preference to veteran applicants in accordance with Texas SB 805, Section 657.003.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred:
• Experience teaching in a technical or community college
• Experience teaching in Secondary Education

Security Sensitive Statement

This position is security-sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code §51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.

Work Hours

Application Details

Open Date 06/29/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Close Date

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education you have achieved? Please note that only education received from a regionally accredited institution of higher education will be considered when determining if your education credentials meet the requirements for the position.
    • None
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Associate's Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • All but Dissertation
    • Earned Doctorate
    • Professional degree (MD, JD, etc)
  2. * The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THEBC) maintains a list of Institutions Whose Degrees are Illegal to Use in Texas. A copy of this list can be found at: http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/?objectid=EF4C3C3B-EB44-4381-6673F760B3946FBB As part of your educational qualifications for this position, are you claiming a degree from any of the institutions listed on the THEBC website referenced above?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you claiming Veteran's Preference in accordance with Texas Senate Bill 805, Section 657.003? FAILURE TO EMAIL THE FOLLOWING REQUIRED DOCUMENTS PER THESE INSTRUCTIONS MAY IMPACT VETERAN'S PREFERENCE: to claim Veteran's Preference under the law you must be: (1) a veteran, including a veteran with a disability; (2) a surviving spouse of a veteran killed on active duty who has not remarried; or (3) an orphan of a veteran if the veteran was killed while on active duty. If claiming Veteran's Preference, you MUST immediately email to jobs4vets@lit.edu your specific supporting documentation at the time of application such as the DD Form 214 (member 4 copy), AND, if applicable, the Dept of Veteran's Affairs Verification of Disability Benefits Letter if claiming a service related disability, a DD Form 1300 to include qualifying Death, Birth, and Marriage Certificates if claiming surviving spouse/orphan. Your email MUST also include your name, position number, job title and the department for each position you are applying for. Documents received after a position closes will not be accepted.
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcript 1
  4. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Interest
  2. Unofficial Transcript 2
  3. Unofficial Transcript 3
  4. Letter of Reference 1
  5. Letter of Reference 2
  6. Letter of Reference 3