Employment Opportunities

Date PostedMarch 26, 2013
Closing DateOngoing
Job Requisition Number101905
Position TitleAdjunct Professor, English College Credit
Position TypeFAC PT
DepartmentEnglish
Pay Benefits and Work Schedule
Salary is according to the Faculty Salary Schedule.

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Responsibilities
Seminole State College of Florida has immediate job openings for adjunct faculty to teach College Credit English. This is an exciting opportunity for experienced faculty with a personal and professional commitment to student learning. The successful candidate will join a dynamic, collaborative faculty educating highly motivated students. We are one of the fastest-growing state colleges in Florida, offering 196 degrees and programs, including five bachelor’s degrees. We serve Central Florida with six sites and more than 32,000 students. We are also recognized for our expert faculty and staff’s unwavering commitment to student success. You'll find the results of their dedicated work reflected in the growing reputation and achievements of the College.

Description:
THIS IS A POOL POSITION. This is a temporary part-time adjunct teaching position. Applications for adjunct faculty positions are accepted on a continuous basis. Applications remain active for one year from the date received.

Teaching strategies will be incorporated to foster student learning, success and retention. Adjunct Faculty will work with other faculty in support of curricula improvement as appropriate to promote students' success and mastery of course and program competencies. The person in this position will plan, organize and teach classes as assigned. Flexible hours and days, assigned campus location may vary due to enrollment.

Required Qualifications:

1. This position requires a Master’s degree from an accredited institution in English;
Or
Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate hours in the following qualifying areas:
- Applied Linguistics
- Creative Writing
- English
- Grammar
- Language Arts
- Literature
- Rhetoric and Composition

Desired Qualifications:
1. Demonstrated understanding of the learning centered approach to teaching.
2. Teaching experience

Required Documents:
- Cover Letter
- Unofficial transcripts showing Master’s degree conferral date must be uploaded and attached to your application to be considered.

Knowledge, Abilities & Skills:
1. A personal and professional commitment to creating an atmosphere of quality instruction at Seminole State College.
2. English reading, writing and speaking skills at the native level of fluency.
3. Ability to utilize technology and innovative pedagogy to enhance teaching and learning.
4. Understanding of and commitment to working with a diverse student population in a multicultural environment.
5. Ability to communicate well, both orally and in writing.
6. Committed to working in a multicultural environment.

This position is not eligible for Veterans' Preference.
Conditions of Employment
Finalists and individuals recommended for employment at Seminole State College may be subject to background investigations and fingerprinting in compliance with Florida Statute 1001.64; and Seminole State College Policy 1.020; 2.020. Criminal background checks and fingerprinting will be conducted for all new employees, and for rehired employees who have had a break in service for one year or more. The Office of Human Resources will determine which background checks shall be conducted for each position, based upon its review of job descriptions and the responsibilities of the position. These include, but are not limited to, positions that have access to money, master keys, security-sensitive areas and confidential information; positions that have the capability to create, delete, and alter records; and positions that are responsible for the care and instruction of children. The College will conduct various types of background checks which may include, but are not limited to: criminal background, credit check, driver's license check, previous employment and references.
How to Apply
All applicants including employees of Seminole State College must scan, upload and attach "Required" documents to their electronic application to be considered. To attach documents, on the Careers Home page click "Cover Letters and Attachments", then "Add Attachments" to attach documents. Applicants must include work history even if attaching a resume.

For positions requiring a degree, scan, upload and attach copies of your transcripts showing your name and the date your degree was conferred to be considered for the position.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Seminole State College is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discriminatory employment actions against and treatment of employees and applicants for employment based on actual or perceived race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, gender, disability, military status, marital status, genetic predisposition, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable Federal, State or local law.
Other Information
Is this not a grant funded position.

VETERANS' PREFERENCE: Full-time and Part-time Faculty positions are not eligible for Veterans' Preference.

For positions other than faculty positions; to claim Veteran's Preference, a copy of your DD-214 form, Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty must be uploaded and attached to your application to claim Veterans' Preference.

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