Schedule Information: Evening and weekend work, based on enrollment
Hours Per Week: TBD
Work Conditions: Work is primarily indoors and sedentary in nature
Duties of Position:
Teach weekly classes to non-credit students and enrolled in continuing education classes.
Collaborate with other instructors.
Organize and maintain consistent teaching schedule.
Prepare lesson plans.
Complete student assessments.
Participate in recruitment activities in and outside of the division.
Integrate technology into the delivery of instruction.
Attend department and faculty meetings.
Attend other meetings when requested.
Educational Requirements: Demonstrated experience and training in the field is required. Applicants are encouraged to submit samples of their work for review.
1-3 years successful prior teaching experience in a college or school setting is preferred but not required.
Passion for working with people including young children, adults, seniors and community organizations.
Office experience and experience in working with the public is required.
High level of proficiency in one or more of the following different calligraphy types: Italic calligraphy, Uncial lettering, Spenserian calligraphy and Copperplate calligraphy.
Ability to communicate ideas, concepts and demonstrate techniques to people of different ages, backgrounds, and experience levels.
Must have a strong commitment to teaching and a genuine interest in the life-long development of individual students.
Positive attitude, excellent communication skills, openness to new ideas, self-starter, attitude and willingness to work with professionals in other disciplines.
High standards for quality, good judgment.
Ability to teach more than one discipline is a plus.
Ability to log into your account, communicate with students, monitor enrolments, coordinate with Coordinator, and respond quickly to email and messages.
Required Documents:***A resume and cover letter are required to complete the application process***
* Official transcripts required upon hire
* Employment is contingent upon Criminal Background Check.
* Employment sponsorship is not available.
Internal Number: 493562
About Harper College
Harper College is a comprehensive community college dedicated to providing excellent education at an affordable cost, promoting personal growth, enriching the local community and meeting the challenges of a global society. The specific purposes of the College are: To provide the first two years of baccalaureate education in the liberal and fine arts, the natural and social sciences and pre-professional curricula designed to prepare students to transfer to four-year colleges and universities; To provide educational opportunities that enable students to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to enter a specific career; To provide continuing educational opportunities for professional job training, retraining and upgrading of skills and for personal enrichment and wellness; To provide developmental instruction for under-prepared students and educational opportunities for those who wish to improve their academic abilities and skills; To provide co-curricular opportunities that enhance the learning environment and develop the whole person. Essential to achieving these purposes are all of the College's resources, support programs and services.