Adult Education and Literacy Corrections Education Reentry Specialist - Part Time

Employer
Blinn College
Location
Texas, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Jun 01, 2020
Employment Type
Part Time

Posting Details

VEVRRA Federal Contractor - Priority referral protected veterans requested.

Requisition Number 2020047F Position Title Adult Education and Literacy Corrections Education Reentry Specialist - Part Time Salary Range $17/hr. - $20/hr. DOQ DBM Rating n/a Job Type Part Time Job Category Faculty Anticipated Start Date 07/01/2020 Campus Bryan Application Deadline Extended Open Deadline FLSA Status Non-Exempt Security Sensitive? Yes Work Hours
Objective

The Adult Education & Literacy ( AEL ) Corrections Reentry Specialist is responsible for providing reentry instruction activities.

There are multiple positions open at the Brazos County Detention Center.

Essential Duties

1. Design, plan, organize, and deliver Employment Training for individuals preparing for reentry back into society.
2. Use varied methods of instruction to deliver instruction.
3. Offer specific instruction to help participants maintain or improve job skills.
4. Will conduct the TABE baseline assessment for students entering the program.
5. Will organize class rosters and maintain student attendance.
6. Will follow-up with student retention.
7. Perform other duties as assigned

Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

1. Bachelor’s Degree
2. Previous experience with teaching, instruction, or working in a correctional setting.
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, collect data and build Excel reports.
8. Computer Literacy (knowledge of Microsoft Office/ TEAMS )
9. Ability to facilitate Online/Remote instruction via. (Zoom) or (E-campus)
10. Being receptive to feedback, willing to learn, and embracing continuous improvement.
11. Willing to work mornings, afternoon, or evening 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

Bachelor’s Degree

Special Notes To Applicants

Multiple positions are available in Brazos county. These position provide instruction to students who are housed within Department of Corrections facilities.

Classes are offered Monday thru Friday from 8am until 4pm and 5pm-9pm and Saturdays from 9am-12pm. Not all times are available at all locations.

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/8901 Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you legally eligible for employment in the U.S.?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree or higher?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you available to teach class from 9am until noon, 5pm-9pm or both?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Describe your experience teaching online, blended (partial face-to-face and partial online), and live interactive video courses.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Are you currently certified to teach in Texas public schools?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Please describe the depth of your experience providing instruction to adult learners, including the complexity of the learning outcomes and circumstances.

    (Open Ended Question)

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

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. * 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)
  9. * If in the previous question you selected 'Advertisement', 'Internet Site', or 'Other', please specify how you heard about this employment opportunity.

    (Open Ended Question)

  10. * Are you a veteran? If yes, please upload a copy of your DD214 in the optional documents.
    • Yes
    • No
  11. * 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
  12. * 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
  13. * 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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