Instructor, Business and Continuing Education (BCE), Part-time
Location: 2600 South First Street Temple
Internal Number: 2791192
MINIMUM EDUCATIONAL AND WORK REQUIREMENTS (MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS): Expertise in the field in which the applicant desires to teach Business and Continuing Education classes, including but not limited to any required certifications, licenses, and/or designated work experiences; Knowledge of adult learning principles; Previous experience helping adults learn in a classroom/training room setting.
PREFERRED: "Real world" experience in the subject matter assigned (i.e., human resource business professional for a human resources class; EKG technician for EKG class).
Previous experience teaching continuing education classes for a college or university.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The incumbent:
Will prepare for assignments: This may include studying/customizing existing instructor/facilitator guides, as well as possibly developing the curriculum.
Ensures effective learning tools (i.e., handouts, workbooks, audio-visual materials, and simulations) are ready in ample time for the class start time.
Uses effective adult learning techniques to accomplish stated learning objectives for a variety of learning styles.
Oversees, and at times arranges clinical setting if required and as a part of the assigned course (i.e., health professions).
Will work collaboratively with the Temple College Business and Continuing Education Division in the scheduling and conducting of open-enrollment and customized, contract training for which you may be assigned.
Professionally represents Temple College Business and Continuing Education in all interactions associated with scheduled assignments.
Sets up and cleans up classrooms assigned, to include: Ensuring all a/v, computer equipment and other electrical items used are turned off before leaving; erasing white board; returning tables/chairs to standard set-up if rearranged.
Instructs the assigned course remotely (Classes may be delivered completely online, hybrid, or in a classroom).
Attends meetings and/or professional development workshops/training as requested.
Keeps current in area(s) of expertise related to continuing education assignments.
Will perform other job related duties as required or needed.
SOCIAL CONSTRUCTS REQUIRED OF POSITION:
Display empathy and positive regard for others in written, verbal and non-verbal communications.
Work with colleagues and students by practicing punctuality, respect for deadlines, collaborative problem solving, and honest communication.
Be friendly and collegial with co-workers, faculty, students, staff, and visitors to the campus.
Build trusting relationships by acting with integrity, courtesy, and responsibility, even in the face of stress or demanding workplace conditions.
Maintain proficiency as needed and approved by attending trainings, reading job-related materials, and meeting with others in area of responsibility.
Dress appropriately for a workplace with frequent customer service interaction and community outreach.
Meet all required standards of confidentiality. Keep work areas in a clean and orderly manner.
Temple College is a comprehensive community college offering an array of educational opportunities. Founded 1926, Temple College has enjoyed an excellent academic reputation for over 90 years, and is nationally recognized for excellence in its programs from the visual and performing arts to competitive athletics, and has become one of the premiere institutions in the state for education and training of health care providers. The faculty and staff are committed to providing exceptional quality instruction.