Assistant/Associate Adjunct Faculty in Physical Education (PHED 006A-01) Archery

California, United States
Salary Not specified
Apr 19, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Part Time

Assistant/Associate Adjunct Faculty in Physical Education (PHED 006A-01) Archery

Location: Moraga, CA
Open Date: Apr 19, 2021
Deadline: May 3, 2021 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

Description: Founded in 1863, Saint Mary's is a residential campus nestled 20 miles east of San Francisco in the picturesque Moraga Valley. Based in the Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts traditions, Saint Mary's currently enrolls more than 4,000 students from diverse backgrounds in undergraduate and graduate programs. The De La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College.

As a comprehensive and independent institution, Saint Mary's offers undergraduate and graduate programs integrating liberal and professional education. Saint Mary's reputation for excellence, innovation and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant heritage as a Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts institution. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value shared inquiry, integrative learning and student interaction bring these traditions to life in the 21st century. The College is committed to the educational benefits of diversity.


Saint Mary's College seeks to hire a per-course adjunct faculty member to teach PHED 006A-01 Archery in Fall 2021.

Thursdays: 1:15-3:25pm

This course provides students with an introduction to basic archery equipment, skills, and safety procedures. Class sessions will provide an opportunity to learn, practice, and develop correct shooting form (stance, alignment, anchor, aiming, release) and participate in a variety of archery rounds.

  • Provide supervision and instruction for a Beginning/Intermediate Archery class for 130 minutes per week for the semester.
  • Provide an instructional plan that includes health and safety considerations, rules and procedures for participation, knowledge of equipment, scoring, and knowledge of different types of competition.
  • Provide a progression of basic skills instruction supplemented with developmental activities and drills for students of different skill levels
  • Provide for the testing of skills in a voluntary competitive environment
  • Provide a class environment focused on learning and skill development which leads to an appreciation of the sport and lifelong participation.

  • Bachelor's degree required, enrollment in Master's degree program or Master's degree preferred
  • Experience teaching physical activity classes, preferably Archery
  • Current First Aid/CPR certification

Applicants must reside in California.

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