Non-Credit Disability Support Services Instructor
North Orange County Community College District
North Orange Continuing Education
NOCE-AC Disability Support
Percentage of Employment:
Months of Employment:
Varies. Employees must reside in California
while employed with NOCCCD, even during remote work.
Part-time, temporary, hourly assignments are on an as-needed basis.
Various schedules and locations are available. Hours will vary
depending on class(es) assigned. Most DSS classes are offered
Monday through Friday, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
Duties and responsibilities as presented are intended to be
representative and not restrictive. The District reserves the right
to modify the assignment and allocation of duties in accordance
with operational needs.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The award of all degrees must be verifiable on a legible
transcript. If degree award date is not posted on transcript your
application will be deemed incomplete and removed from
Grade cards will not be accepted in lieu of transcripts.
All degrees and course work used to satisfy the required minimum
qualifications must be submitted
and from accredited
postsecondary institutions. See our website at http://www.nocccd.edu/minimum-qualifications
regarding accredited postsecondary institutions.
Evaluations of foreign degrees and/or course work are required. See
our website at http://www.nocccd.edu/minimum-qualifications
for information regarding evaluation of foreign degrees.
A bachelor’s degree with any of the following majors:
Education of students with specific or multiple disabilities;
special education; psychology; physical education with an emphasis
in adaptive physical education; communicative disorders;
rehabilitation; computer-based education; other computer-related
majors which include course work on adapted or assistive computer
technology for students with disabilities; other majors related to
providing specialized instruction or services to persons with
An associate degree with one of the majors specified above
Four years of experience providing specialized instruction or
services to persons in the disability category or categories being
Possess a valid California teaching credential authorizing service
in a community college in the appropriate subject matter
The equivalent. Equivalent qualifications may include related
education, training, employment and professional experience that
would be equal to the required degree(s) and experience in this
field as determined by the District Equivalency Committee.
Commitment to diversity. All applicants must have demonstrated
sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic,
socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender, gender identity,
sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college
students, faculty and staff. The applicant must be able to
demonstrate how these factors relate to the need for equity minded
practices within the classroom.
Master’s degree in related field.
Experience teaching DSS courses for an adult education or community
Experience with curriculum development.
Commitment to examine, reflect, and modify instructional,
relational, and classroom practices in order to effectively engage
and support disproportionately impacted student populations with
the goal of closing equity gaps.
Possession of strong computer skills and ability to learn and
effectively use technology and software.
Demonstrated ability to integrate 21st century learning skills and
digital literacy effectively into instruction.
Demonstrated knowledge and competency in working with individuals
with disabilities including developmental disabilities, learning
disabilities, mental health disabilities, physical disabilities,
sensory impairments, and attention-deficit disorder. Emphasis on
individuals with intellectual disabilities and autism spectrum
Understanding of, and the ability to implement, effective online
Experience teaching distance education courses, including
demonstrated experience with online learning management systems
(LMS) such as Canvas.
NOTE: Instructors are expected to comply with the training
requirements to teach online or remotely as determined by Campus
standards. Currently, NOCE instructors must possess one of the
following to be eligible for an online teaching assignment:
- NOCE Online Teaching Certification (“OTC”)
- @ONE Online Teaching Certificate including all of the following
- Introduction to Course Design
- 10-10-10: Communication That Matters
- Assessment in Digital Learning
- Creating Accessible Course Content
- Online Teaching & Design Capstone
- Equivalency to NOCE Online Teaching Certificate (“OTC”), as
approved by the NOCE Distance Education Advisory Group. Please see
pages 9-10 in the
NOCE Distance Education Faculty Handbook for
Salary Range: $58.00 - 63.64 per hour
Number of Vacancies:
Special Instructions Summary: This recruitment will
remain active for a period of one year, from the position opening
date. If there is no longer a need to fill, the position may be
closed sooner, and applicants will be notified.
Special COVID 19 Notice: Interviews may be held in person
(following all necessary precautions) or in a virtual
Employees must reside in California while employed
with NOCCCD, even during remote work. Thank you for your
continued interest in working at North Orange County Community
The North Orange County Community College District is
committed to protecting the health and wellbeing of students,
faculty, staff, administrators, and the communities it serves. The
Board of Trustees adopted a position of strongly recommending,
rather than mandating, COVID-19 vaccines and strongly recommending
boosters for all employees and students, effective January 1, 2023.
More information can be found on our District website by
This is a continuous recruitment to fill part-time, and temporary
faculty assignments on an as-needed basis. When the need to fill
arises, the department will refer to this pool of part-time
Due to the high volume of applications received, we ask that you do
not contact the department directly. They will review the
information provided and contact you if you are selected for an
interview. Possession of the minimum qualifications does not
guarantee an interview.
Also note that you must upload your resume and transcripts.
Applications submitted without all of the required documents will
not be considered.
Evidence of degree conferred/awarded must be printed on a legible
The minimum required number of references for this position
is one (1).
To apply, visit: https://nocccd.peopleadmin.com/postings/6369