English Instructor - Unlimited Full-Time

Rainy River Community College
Minnesota, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Mar 11, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Rainy River Community College is seeking an unlimited, full-time English Instructor who is committed to excellence in teaching and learning; using active and experiential learning strategies; creating a student-centered environment; commitment to teaching students with a wide variety of backgrounds and working collaboratively with colleagues to create a successful student-learning environment.

Start Date: August 16, 2021

Position duties include but are not limited to:

  • Instruct students in a variety of English composition and literature courses, including developmental level, using student-centered teaching and learning processes.
  • Activities related to teaching and learning including, but not limited to: curriculum development, collaborating in learning communities, instructional planning, student evaluation, classroom management, interpersonal relations, promotion of safety and student success.
  • Explore and incorporate technology into curriculum delivery, including online and distance-learning instruction.
  • Develop multi-cultural, gender, and disability fair curriculum to serve a diverse learner population.
  • Collaborate work in the larger college community and the local community through a variety of activities (e.g., service on committees, college-wide and program-level assessment, student life, etc.).


Minimum Qualifications:

Education Requirement

  • Master's degree with a major in English or Master's degree in any discipline/field with a minimum of 18 graduate semester credits (27 graduate quarter credits) in English.

Teaching and Learning Competency Requirement

  • All new faculty must complete the teaching and learning requirement during their probation period. 

See requirements here: Teaching and Learning Competency Requirement


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Teaching experience with a diverse learner population.
  • A commitment to cultural diversity and inclusive teaching.


Application Procedure:  Applicants must apply online using Rainy River Community College’s People Admin online application: https://nhed.peopleadmin.com/postings/1524

Please upload the following information with your People Admin application:

  • A letter expressing interest in and qualifications for the position
  • A current resume
  • A list of three professional references with contact information
  • A statement of applicant’s teaching philosophy, especially as it relates to a community college setting
  • Unofficial copies of academic transcripts and licenses (official will be required at time of hire)


Deadline to Apply:  March 22, 2021