Math, Remedial PT Instructor Pool

Location
Nevada, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Aug 07, 2020
Employment Level
Adjunct
Employment Type
Part Time


Math, Remedial PT Instructor Pool

Thank you for your interest in Truckee Meadows Community College. If you need assistance or have questions regarding the application process, please contact Human Resources at (775) 673-7168 or humanresources@tmcc.edu.

Job Description

Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC), located in Reno, Nevada, actively maintains a pool of qualified individuals to be selected from on an as needed basis by the department to fulfill part-time instructional needs for College Transition Math.

The College Transition Math course is an alternative math course option for students who have tested into the Math Skills Center on the Accuplacer exam and want to participate in an in-person classroom course rather than an online program. The primary responsibility is to teach developmental math courses

All students will take the Accuplacer together at the end of the class with the goal that they will test into MATH 095 or above. The class is a four credit class meeting eight hours per week (2 hours per day, Monday through Thursday). Instructors interested in teaching this class need to be interactive, eager to spend extra time supporting students, willing to follow the College Transition Math curriculum in its entirety, have good class management skills and build a strong report with students.

Minimum Qualifications
1. Bachelor's degree in math, education, or a related field.
2. Six months teaching experience in related field.

Preferred Qualifications
Experience with remedial math, tutoring, or basic education.

Responsibilities
Candidates must exhibit an appreciation of, a sensitivity to, and respect for a diverse academic environment, inclusive of students, faculty, and staff of varying social, economic, cultural, ideological and ethnic backgrounds.

The primary responsibility is to teach college-level and developmental courses. The position provides opportunity for input into scheduling and course assignments.
1. Use and develop a variety of effective teaching techniques and assessment methods (including exams) to support the rigorous program.
2. Evaluate student work using criteria relevant to the course content and learning objectives.
3. Maintain and submit accurate records to meet published deadlines (i.e., syllabi, attendance).
4. Communicate and work cooperatively with colleagues on matters regarding course offerings, programs, and activities that enhance the development of the College Transition Math program.
5. Meet professional development requirements.
6. Attend faculty meetings.
7. Adhere to the prescribed curriculum and standards, and use assigned course texts and materials.

Conditions of Employment
This is a on-going pool of qualified individuals interested in part-time, temporary non-tenure track instructional opportunities at Truckee Meadows Community College.

These opportunities are part-time only and will not be continued beyond the ending date. These opportunities may be terminated at will, at any time, for any reason, without notice; appointee has no appeal rights. Temporary assignments are not eligible for consideration for tenure as part of the assignment.

Employment is contingent upon a successful background examination.

Exempt
Yes

Full-Time Equivalent
0.0%

Required Attachment(s)

In the Resume and Cover Letter section of the application each of the following must be attached.

Cover Letter

Current CV/Resume

Contact information for three professional references

Posting Close Date
06/30/2022

Note to Applicant

Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications. Search committees will use this information to determine that applicants meet minimum qualifications as listed in the job announcement.

This posting will close at 12:00 am on the date listed above. The posting will no longer be available to apply to after 11:59 pm the day prior.

All documents, including unofficial transcripts for academic positions, must be received prior to the closing date listed on the job announcement.

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check upon hire.

As part of the hiring process, applicants for positions in the Nevada System of Higher Education may be required to demonstrate the ability to perform job-related tasks.

Schedules are subject to change based on organizational needs.


To apply, visit https://nshe.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/TMCC-External/job/TMCC---Meadowood-Center/Math--Remedial-PT-Instructor-Pool_R0122112

Truckee Meadows Community College is a comprehensive educational institution located in Reno, Nevada and is part of the Nevada System of Higher Education. TMCC’s five instructional sites and numerous community locations serves an increasingly diverse population of more than 11,000 students each semester. TMCC, an HSI (Hispanic Serving Institution), is a progressive institution that celebrates inclusion and diversity while supporting core themes of academic excellence, student success, and access to lifelong learning.

A vital leader in the New Nevada’s growing economy, TMCC is located near the beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountains in an environment rich with a thriving arts, culture, food scene, abundant outdoor activities, and a family-friendly local community. It is only a 3.5 hour drive to San Francisco, CA, a 40-minute drive to Lake Tahoe, and within easy driving distance of four national parks (Great Basin, Yosemite, Lassen, and Death Valley). For more information, please go to www.tmcc.edu or view our virtual tour at tour.tmcc.edu.

The Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) is committed to providing a place of work and learning free of discrimination on the basis of a person’s age, disability, whether actual or perceived by others (including service-connected disabilities), gender (including pregnancy related conditions), military status or military obligations, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, race, or religion.


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