Instructor – Art and Design
POSITION TITLE: Instructor (Part-time) – Jewelry Design I
REPORTS TO: Department Chair
SUPERVISES: No supervisory responsibilities associated with this position
BASIC FUNCTIONS: Teach Jewelry Design courses as part of a rigorous program, giving students a solid foundation in the creative fields. The Art department prepares students for further education and creative careers in Fine Art, Graphic Design, and Illustration. Jewelry Design courses are electives for non-art degree students and part of a two-year AAS Degree in Fine Art.
Provide instruction in assigned classes according to established course model syllabus. This position will teach assigned classes in keeping with community college philosophy while upholding the values of the college, and abide by all relevant college and CCCS and SBCCOE policies and procedures. At the beginning of the course, the instructor will provide students and division with a syllabus for the course, attend departmental/divisional/instruction-wide meetings, and required faculty development activities such as New Faculty Orientation during the first year. In addition, the instructor will evaluate student performance in accordance with student learning outcomes as stated in the course syllabus, maintain accurate records of attendance and grading of students and submit required records according to published deadlines as well as conduct student evaluations of instruction as required by the college.
A Master’s degree in the content or related area is required or a master’s degree and at least 18 graduate credit hours in the teaching area.
Must demonstrate current professional experience as a professional artist in the content area.
Teaching experience at the college level is preferred
Anticipated Start Date: Aug 25, 2014
Current Salary Rate: Instructional hours will be paid at the current adjunct rate.
Application Process: Please submit a letter of application, specifically addressing the position requirements, and a current resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org Preference will be given to applications received by July 28, 2014.
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Note - relocation expenses will not be provided.
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· Proof of eligibility to work in the United States must be produced within three (3) days of hire.
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