To assist students in their learning process by utilizing all appropriate College resources, materials, facilities, and educational technologies available to complement the teaching and learning process.
Essential Duties :
Accepts and teaches classes based on varied schedules (morning, afternoon, evening and on-line) to accommodate diverse student needs and external stakeholders' expectations of College as assigned by designated supervisor
Demonstrates a sensitivity toward and respect for the myriad of diversities represented in the student population, colleagues and service area
Aids in the development of curricula, including individual course syllabi as assigned
Prepares and delivers instruction to students
Actively pursues and participates in professional development activities to enhance skills in various modes of instruction and knowledge of learning
Works with colleagues to select appropriate textbooks for departmental adoptions, and abides by departmental decisions for textbooks
May compile bibliographies of specialized materials for outside reading assignments
Designs and maintains an active classroom and virtual environment for effective student learning and success
Maintains student attendance records
Evaluates student performance and learning
Provides regular and timely evaluation feedback to students
Assigns grades consistent with course requirements
Assists in Blinn College’s commitment to assessing student learning outcomes and program learning outcomes and to achieving institutional performance measures
Participates in Blinn College’s institutional effectiveness program including the preparation and evaluations of Student Outcomes.
Accepts and participates in the necessary training to offer courses via varied delivery methods such as distance learning
Accepts and participates in the service mission of the college
Attends the workplace regularly per faculty handbook
Completes all required training and professional development sessions sponsored through Blinn College.
Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Associate Degree Three (3) years of experience of the field of fire science Current Fire Instructor I Certification from the Texas Commission on Fire Protection. Certified Firefighter Texas Commission on Fire Protection
Current Firefighter and Fire Instructor II Certification from the Texas Commission on Fire Protection.
Salary Range: Per Faculty Salary Schedule
Internal Number: 8453
About Blinn College
Established in 1883, Blinn College offers a variety of college academic transfer, workforce training, and continuing education classes for more than 18,000 students who attend one of our four campuses or our comprehensive distance education programs. The premier two-year college in Texas, Blinn College has the state's highest percentage of students who transfer to leading four-year institutions.