Adjunct Faculty/Career Readiness
Department/Division/Location: Westchester Educational Opportunity Center (WEOC)
Hourly Rate of Pay: $72.60/hour. No benefits. This position is fully grant funded.
Responsibilities: Seeking energetic and engaging Adjunct Faculty to teach Career Readiness in a variety of vocational programs. Successful candidates will deliver a Career Readiness curriculum that includes skills necessary to succeed in the ever changing workplace such as problem solving, communication, self-management, job search, resume building, interview skills and overall career preparedness. The incumbent will support the development and enhancement of students’ soft skills, workplace skills, interpersonal skills, communication skills, and leadership skills. Successful candidates must demonstrate sensitivity to the needs of a diverse population and have the ability to work effectively with students who have barriers to employment. The position will be effective Fall 2016.
Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree in education or related field, Master’s Degree, and 1 year of prior group teaching or training experience, of which 1 year must have been with at risk, adult students required. Three (3) years of prior group teaching or training experience, of which at least one (1) year must have been with at risk, adult students strongly preferred. The successful candidate must be highly organized and detail-oriented. Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication and presentation skills required.
How to Apply: Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire. Please send a resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate “Adjunct Instructor/Career Readiness” in the subject line of the email or mail to:
Director, Human Resources
Westchester Community College
Administration Building – Suite B42
75 Grasslands Road, Valhalla, NY 10595
Fax: (914) 606-7838.
Westchester Community College provides accessible, high quality and affordable education to meet the needs of our diverse community. We are committed to student success, academic excellence, workforce development, economic development and lifelong learning. Westchester Community College is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer.