ESL Adjunct Instructor, DAEL
POSITION TITLE: ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR, English as a Second Language
STATUS: Part time
DEPARTMENT: Department of Adult Education and Literacy (DAEL)
DIVISION: Academic Affairs
UNION: Adjunct Faculty
REPORTS TO: Director, Department of Adult Education and
PLACEMENT: Placement on salary schedule is dependent on
MINIMUM PAY RATE: Qualifications include education and related work
An adjunct community college instructor is an instructor hired for
one semester to teach one or more courses for which he/she is
qualified. The adjunct instructor reports to the appropriate
Instructional Coordinator, Manager, and/or Director, and provides
quality instruction for the assigned courses. The instructor works
with full-time staff in assessing students and following all course
guidelines. Willingness to teach at other campus sites is required.
Adjunct instructors may submit preferences for locations and loads.
Position is subject to all terms and provisions of the Joliet
Junior College adjunct faculty contract.
Provide direct and explicit instruction to students in assigned
subject area(s) Monitor student progress, report outcomes, and
refer students for additional assessments and/or support services.
Participate in annual student and chair/coordinator evaluations.
Comply with departmental curriculum, grading standards, attendance
policies, textbook choices, assessments, and other established
processes. Attend classes regularly; return college reports,
credentials, and other requested documentation in a timely manner;
effectively communicate with appropriate staff and director.
Actively retain students through goal attainment. Comply with all
legal and ethical obligations, including FERPA, ADA, and other
regulatory legislations. Communicate discrepancies to appropriate
officials. Commit to furthering the mission, goals, and core values
of the college and the department at all times. Meet other
contractual obligations as spelled out in the Joliet Junior College
adjunct faculty contract and/or by the department.
Bachelor’s Degree in Education. Three (3) years of teaching
experience in adult education (ABE, GED, ESL) and/or developmental
college reading, and/or writing. Teacher Certification,
certificates, endorsements and related experience will be
considered. Experience and/or expertise in instructional/classroom
technology. Demonstrated commitment to teaching and learning.
Demonstrated proficiency in oral and written English.
Master’s Degree in Education, Adult Education, or closely related
field. Elementary, Middle School and/or High School Teacher
Certification in English or Foreign Language and/or
ESL/TESOL/Bilingual education endorsement. Experience with
traditional and non-traditional students from diverse
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Union (If Applicable):
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