The Buffalo Educational Opportunity Center, an adult education enterprise, of the State University of New York, University Center for Academic and Workforce Development (UCAWD), with an annual enrollment of 1,940 students, invites candidates who can enthusiastically inspire and engage students. Candidates should have the ability to teach seated, remote and online courses in one or more the following subject areas:
Academic Responsibilities and Essential Functions:
Demonstrates appropriate knowledge of subject
Provides students with appropriate learning materials and expertise in assigned subject(s)
Evaluates students' performance and provided effective feedback to guide student learning and success
Responsible for contributing and maintaining an inclusive and collaborative environment
Ability to conduct research or service in support of the mission and vision of the center.
Deliver seated, remote and online lessons to EOC students.
Enter grades, attendance into BANNER.
Engage in the classroom, reply to emails and voicemails, and hold on-campus or online office hours.
Maintain knowledge in one's own discipline-related area by participating in professional development.
Deliver test and certifications following all procedures
About the Center: The mission of BEOC is to produce lifelong learners who are self-directed, empowered, and committed to excellence. Residents of the surrounding Buffalo community are provided a range of services designed to develop the academic and workforce development skills necessary to become self-sufficient. Programs and services are structured to adapt to the needs of our students — as well as to the demands of our community — and serve as first steps toward the attainment of long-term educational and employment skills.
Vocational, Allied Health, and Testing Center: A Bachelor's degree, relevant certification, or an equivalent combination of education and experience in related field.
Academic: Master's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience in related field
STEPP: Background in Elementary or Childhood Education, Bachelors’ degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience in related field.
Excellent organizational and communication skills and be able to work well with students, faculty, staff, and employers.
One year of experience with online and hybrid teaching and related methodologies
Knowledgeable in multiple content areas and theoretical frameworks within stated discipline, as well as issues related to diversity and multiculturalism
Possess a working knowledge of BANNER
Available to work evening hours
Recognized as an exemplary instructor with evidence of reflective practice and experience working with a diverse student population.
The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowl¬edge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society.