Adult Education and Literacy IET Contextualized Learning Instructor - Part Time

Employer
Blinn College
Location
Texas, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
May 29, 2020
Employment Type
Part Time

Posting Details

VEVRRA Federal Contractor - Priority referral protected veterans requested.

Requisition Number 2020046F Position Title Adult Education and Literacy IET Contextualized Learning Instructor - Part Time Salary Range $17/hr. - $20../hr DOQ DBM Rating n/a Job Type Part Time Job Category Faculty Anticipated Start Date 08/24/2020 Campus Bryan Application Deadline Extended Open Deadline FLSA Status Non-Exempt Security Sensitive? Yes Work Hours various
Objective

The Adult Education & Literacy ( AEL ) Contextualized Learning Instructor is responsible for supplemental instructor for student who are in integrated education and training ( IET ) classes.
Contextualized learning is a proven concept that incorporates the most recent research in cognitive science. It is also a reaction to the essentially behaviorist theories that have dominated American education for many decades. The contextual approach recognizes that learning is a complex and multifaceted process that goes far beyond drill-oriented, stimulus-and-response methodologies

Essential Duties

1. Design, plan, organize, and deliver contextualized learning instruction for IET students.
2. Use varied methods of instruction to deliver instruction.
3. Offer specific instruction to help workers maintain or improve job skills.
4. Will be delivering instruction in business etiquette; basic math & measurements; problem solving/critical thinking; and communication in the workplace.
5. Perform other duties as assigned

Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

1. Associate’s Degree or 2 years of college education.
2. Previous experience with teaching or instruction.
3. Experience with planning, organizing, and conducting a workshop/seminar or similar type activity.
4. Attention to detail and time managements skills are helpful.
5. Excellent written and verbal communication abilities.
6 Honoring Blinn’s and the Texas Adult Education and Literacy policies and regulatory requirements.
7. Ability to gather and collect data and build Excel reports.
8. Being receptive to feedback, willing to learn, and embracing continuous improvement.
9. Willing to work mornings, middle shifts, or closing shifts.

Preferred Experience and Training

1. Texas Teaching Certificate or degree in Education or Adult Education.

2. Teaching experience working with a diverse population of adult students in a multi-level setting.

3. Curriculum development and lesson planning experience.

4. Current knowledge of Texas Adult Education and Literacy policies and procedures.

5. Knowledge of Aztec distance learning program.

Physical Requirements Required Degree, License or Certifications

Associate’s Degree or 2 years of college education.

Special Notes To Applicants

Work will be in Brazos County for the Integrated Education and Training classes.

Classes are offered Monday thru Friday from 8am until noon and Monday-Thursday 5pm-9pm, if enrollment requires it.

These part time positions are funded by a grant, therefore, these positions are not permanent and will be eliminated once the grant funding is spent or the fiscal year ends, whichever comes first.

Credentials

The College assigns appropriately credentialed faculty members in support of educational quality and the mission of the College, in keeping with Board policy DBA LOCAL -X (Employment Requirements and Restrictions – Credentials and Records: Credentials). College policy is consistent with sound educational practice and SACSCOC guidelines. Primary consideration is given to the highest degree earned in the discipline. Furthermore, Blinn College’s Faculty Credentialing Guidelines table specifies recommended credentials for each rubric within the college’s course inventory. http://www.blinn.edu/academic_affairs/Faculty_Credentialing_Guidelines.pdf

Quick Link http://employment.blinn.edu/postings/8900 Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you legally eligible for employment in the U.S.?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Describe your experience teaching online, blended (partial face-to-face and partial online), and live interactive video courses.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please list all counties where you would be available to teach: Burleson, Brazos, Grimes, Madison, Robertson, Washington.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Are you available to teach class from 9am until noon, 5pm-9pm or both?

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Do you have a Texas Teaching Certificate?

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree or higher?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Are you currently certified to teach in Texas public schools?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Have you ever provided instruction to adults?
    • Through a college or vocational/trade school
    • Through an apprenticeship program
    • Through On-The-Job training
    • I have not provided instruction to adults in electrical theory or for the electrician industry.
    • Other
  9. * Please describe the depth of your experience providing instruction to adult learners, including the complexity of the learning outcomes and circumstances.

    (Open Ended Question)

  10. * Do you have any teaching related experience?

    (Open Ended Question)

  11. * Explain your experience with adult education services and how you stay in compliance with all federal and state guidelines

    (Open Ended Question)

  12. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Advertisement (specify in next question below)
    • Blinn employment site
    • Word of Mouth
    • Internet Site (specify in next question below)
    • Indeed
    • Higher Ed Jobs
    • HERC
    • TACC
    • Other (specify in next question below)
  13. * If in the previous question you selected 'Advertisement', 'Internet Site', or 'Other', please specify how you heard about this employment opportunity.

    (Open Ended Question)

  14. * Are you a veteran? If yes, please upload a copy of your DD214 in the optional documents.
    • Yes
    • No
  15. * Are you an orphan of a veteran who was killed while on active duty? If yes, please upload a copy of your DD1300 in the optional documents.
    • Yes
    • No
  16. * Are you a veteran’s surviving spouse who has not remarried? If yes, please upload a copy of your DD1300 in the optional documents.
    • Yes
    • No
  17. * Are you claiming Veteran's employment preference? (See website for definition: http://www.statutes.legis.state.tx.us/Docs/GV/pdf/GV.657.pdf)
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Other Transcripts 1
  4. License
  5. DD214 (required for Veteran's or Veteran's preference)
  6. DD1300 (required for orphan's or surviving spouse)


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