Adjunct Faculty, Personal Enrichment Explore, Engage and
Fast-Paced Youth Programs
Internal Position Title:
Adjunct Faculty, Personal
Enrichment Explore, Engage and Fast-Paced Youth Programs
: Personal & Prof Development
College of Lake County is seeking innovative and engaging
instructors to develop programs and teach classes for the Explore
Youth Program for grades 1-8, Engage Career Experiences for grades
9-12 and Fast-Paced Gifted Program for grades 6-8.
Please visit https://learn.clcillinois.edu/clc/PersonalEnrichment.jsp
for current youth topics.
Applicants are encouraged to propose new program ideas. Topics may
include but are not limited to SAT and college test prep, academic
study skills, apprenticeships, art, chemistry, civics, classical
education, coding, computer technology, creative writing, critical
thinking, culinary arts, data science, digital media, engineering,
entrepreneurship, filmmaking, financial literacy, forensic science,
gifted education, healthcare, history, improvisation, interior
design, language arts, leadership, LEGO®, life skills, linguistics,
literature, logic, math, mechatronics, music, physics, photography,
reading, robotics, rocketry, sound design, sign language, STEAM,
technology (Java, Python, database, C++, etc.), theatre arts, the
trades, voice-over and writing.
- Relevant teaching experience.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Demonstrated ability to engage and teach children
- Demonstrated ability to teach successfully both in person and
- Competency and/or commitment to learn and use technologies
commonly used in instruction at CLC: Zoom, Canvas, Destiny, Adobe
Cloud, Microsoft 365, etc.
- A course proposal form and demonstration of teaching style will
- Ability to work effectively and constructively with persons of
diverse cultures, gender identities, language groups, and
abilities; demonstrate sensitivity to and ability to work with the
diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds of
community college students, faculty, and staff, including those
with disabilities; establish and maintain effective working
relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
Expected Start Date:
Special Instructions Summary:
Certified teacher applicants
please submit copies of your teaching certificate and
endorsements.A completed course proposal form and demonstration of
teaching style will be required. Complete and upload the course
proposal form provided and submit it with your application.This
posting will be used to obtain a pool of qualified candidates. As
teaching needs arise, applications will be reviewed for possible
interviews. The number of adjunct faculty hired varies from
semester to semester, depending upon the needs of the department.
Adjunct faculty hires and assignments are coordinated by the
department chairs. The Faculty Success Framework illustrates the
fundamental elements of a faculty member’s career at CLC. Its
purpose is to support a culture of continual faculty development
and to provide full but flexible paths for faculty to both
consistently contribute to student success efforts and cultivate
professional fulfillment. Our Guiding Principles for Teaching and
Learning Excellence (CLC CARES) outline the qualities we expect CLC
faculty will exemplify in their professional and pedagogical
engagement with students. Applications will be accepted on an
ongoing basis. Your application can remain under consideration for
the academic year. You may check your status at any time by logging
into email@example.com with your username and password. Thanks
for being patient with the adjunct faculty hiring process.
Per adjunct contract.
Total Hours Per Week:
Varies. Days, evenings and Saturday hours are possible.Per class
schedule.Possible class locations: CLC Grayslake Campus, Southlake
Campus (Vernon Hills) or Lakeshore Campus (Waukegan), CLC Advanced
Technology Center (Gurnee) or a CLC extension site.Possible
delivery mode: in-person, virtual live via Zoom, asynchronous, or a
hybrid of the aforementioned. In-person is most common.
Software Testing Required:
MS Word, Outlook
Interview Process Requirements:
The College of Lake County is an equal opportunity employer and has
a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, it seeks a broad
spectrum of candidates including minorities, women and people with
Summary of Essential Functions:
- Will develop and teach age-appropriate lessons in the assigned
subject(s) and grade level(s) in new or existing programs.
- Will fulfill administrative requirements, meet established
deadlines and complete required training.
- Expected to stay current in compliance training, including
compliance under Title IX “Responsible Employee” and, if
applicable, Clery Act Campus Security Authority as a condition of
- Will agree to and follow appropriate College and department
policies and procedures.
POSITIONS SUPERVISED: None
To apply, visit https://jobs.clcillinois.edu/postings/24110