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Geography Instructor, Part-time Adjunct Pool
Kern Community College District


Date Posted Feb. 14, 2019
Title Geography Instructor, Part-time Adjunct Pool
University Kern Community College District
Porterville, CA, United States
Department
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
 
  • Lecturer/Instructor
    Adjunct/Clinical Professor
  • Social Sciences - Geography
 
 


Geography Instructor, Part-time Adjunct Pool

Kern Community College District


Position Number: 02043

Posting Date: 04/19/2017

Initial Screening Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Position Type: Part-Time Academic

Rate: $60.00/hour

Work Week: flexible, as needed

Minimum Salary:

Maximum Salary:

Benefits:

Sick leave only.

This position is not eligible for health benefits.

College/Site: Porterville College

Location: PC-Main Campus

Basic Function:

The successful applicant will be expected to provide instruction in a full range of Geography courses.
DESIRABLE EXPERIENCE
  • Cultural Geography

This assignment may include teaching at other campus sites, day or evening classes, weekend classes, large classes, distance learning and using multiple teaching methodologies.
Other duties include: participation in student recruitment and articulation of transfer programs for the Social Science department; maintaining subject matter currency; developing and revising curriculum; using computer and multimedia technology; collegial participation in departmental, college and discipline-specific professional activities.

Education and Experience:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Masters in Geography;

OR Bachelors in Geography AND Masters in Geology, History, Meteorology, or Oceanography;

OR Possession of a valid credential which authorizes full-time teaching of Geography at the California Community College level;

OR The equivalent. Certain combinations of education, experience, and other accomplishments in the field may be judged as equal to the stated minimum qualifications for these positions. Candidates who feel they possess such equivalent qualifications must request and submit an APPLICATION FOR EQUIVALENCE form. Supporting documents must be included with the completed form.

AND A demonstrated sensitivity to students with diverse academic, socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds and students with disabilities.

Note: Degrees and credits generally must be from accredited institutions (Title V Section 53406).

Note: The screening of candidates will be conducted by a screening committee. The screening committee reserves the right to limit the number of interviews granted. Meeting the minimum qualifications for a position does not assure the applicant of an interview.

Knowledge and Abilities:

Knowledge and Abilities:
  • Commitment to student learning.
  • Awareness of the College mission, vision, and values.
  • Sensitivity to students with a wide range of skills, motivations, and academic goals.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Knowledge of computers and willingness to experiment using multimedia instructional materials.
  • Commitment to working effectively and harmoniously with colleagues in an environment that promotes teaching, learning and service students.


Salary Grade:

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Completed application packet must include:
  • Completed Online Application for Employment form
  • Current resume
  • Copies of legible transcripts
  • List of six (6) professional references Listed on application form

Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to participate in the selection process should contact Human Resources to make the necessary arrangements.

The District does not provide sponsorship for authorization to work in the United States. Work authorization should be established at the time of application submission.

All applicants must apply online at https://careers.kccd.edu/postings/8931. Emails will not be accepted.

As an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, the Kern Community College District encourages candidates with diverse backgrounds to apply.

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