The Theatre Arts Department of Santa Rosa Junior College is accepting applications for a pool of qualified candidates with demonstrated instructional skills to join an outstanding team of faculty and administrators to provide high quality programs and services to our district, our community, and most importantly to our students. Teaching assignments may be temporary, part-time and/or on-call and may be immediate or as needed (as specified in Education Code Section 87482.5).
The Theatre Arts Department produces five main stage shows, one touring show, and two showcases during the academic year and five shows during the summer through Summer Repertory Theatre. There are four full-time faculty, five classified staff and several adjunct faculty in the department. The department is comprised of two distinct programs: Theatre Arts, a 10-month academic and producing program, and the Summer Repertory Theatre (SRT). Summer Repertory Theatre is Santa Rosa Junior College Theatre Arts Department's pre-professional training program for career-oriented theatre students. For more information please visit our websites at www.santarosa.edu/theatrearts and santarosa.edu/srt.
ADJUNCT POOL DESCRIPTION
We are accepting applications for instructors for inclusion in a pool who have the ability to teach in one or more of the following areas (there are no anticipated needs for 2012/13):
Assignments could involve full or partial assignment at any of the District's sites or off-campus locations, and could involve any combination of day or evening classes, with office hours being mandatory. Adjunct faculty are responsible for maintaining currency in their field(s) of expertise. All faculty are encouraged to participate in updating existing courses (including courses that serve community needs, such as short, non-credit, or on-line courses); assisting in the assessment of student learning outcomes; participating in departmental activities and other college service such as committee work; and participating in community outreach on behalf of the college.
Required for all areas except Stagecraft: Master's Degree in Drama/Theatre Arts/Performance; OR Bachelor's Degree in Drama/ Theatre Arts/Performance AND Master's Degree in Comparative Literature, English, Speech, Literature, or Humanities; OR the equivalent; OR a fully satisfied (Life) California Community College Instructor's Credential in Theatre Arts & Related Technologies.
Preferred for all areas except stagecraft: Teaching and/or vocational experience in the area of interest.
Required for Stagecraft only: Bachelor's degree AND two years full-time (or part-time equivalent) related experience; OR an Associate's degree AND six years full-time (or part-time equivalent) related experience; OR the equivalent; OR a fully satisfied (Life) California Community College Instructor's Credential in Theatre Arts & Related Technologies.
Preferred for Stagecraft only : Degree in a related area.
Required for all areas: Sensitivity to, and understanding of, the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students.
If you do not possess the minimum qualifications, exactly as listed above, you must file for equivalency. If claiming equivalency, applicants are responsible for documenting all course work, degree programs and related professional experience at the time of application.
In order to be given priority consideration for this position, applicants must submit AN ORIGINAL PLUS ONE COPY OF EACH of the following documents by the priority filing deadline:
A completed Santa Rosa Junior College Faculty Application Form, Personal Data Form and Applicant Notification Form. Voluntary Data Form is optional.
- Acting (including 'Acting for the Camera')
- Musical Theatre
- Theatre Literature
- Theatre Technology
A statement describing your demonstrated experience in understanding and being sensitive to the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, faculty and staff.
A brief cover letter explaining your interest in the pool, including how you meet the requirements and are qualified to perform the duties as listed in the "Adjunct Pool Description" section of this announcement. Please specify which area(s) you are interested in being considered for.
Copies of transcripts of all college level course work (unofficial copies acceptable (both sides), but official transcripts must be submitted prior to hiring ). If transcripts are from an institution outside of the United States, applicants must provide a formal evaluation of their foreign degree(s) at the time of application. Contact the Human Resources Department for more information.
Two (2) current letters of professional recommendation written within the last two years, and specific to this type of assignment.
If applicable, copy of California Community College Credential (both sides).
PLEASE SUBMIT ONLY MATERIALS REQUESTED.
- If applicable, completed Equivalency Form and supporting documents.
(In loose-leaf form - no folders or binding please.)
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
Campus Security Policy and Campus
- Starting Hourly Rate : Please see our hourly salary schedules online at www.santarosa.edu/hr/pages/salary.html or contact the Human Resources Department for more information.
- For Unit A (AFA) Faculty, salary placement may be based on academic background, vocational experience, and teaching experience depending on discipline and as documented in application materials. Initial Step placement will be a Step 1 pending evaluation of experience as outlined in Article 27 of the AFA Contract.
- Sick Leave Accrual : Adjunct faculty members accrue sick leave on a pro-rated basis.
Crime Statistics Act
(Jeanne Clery Disclosure)
Sonoma County Junior College District's annual security report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by Sonoma County Junior College District; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from, the campus. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies concerning alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, sexual assault, and other matters. You can read or obtain a full copy of this report by going to http://www.santarosa.edu/police. Paper copies of the full report are available upon request by contacting Police Department Records at (707) 527-4963 or by coming to the Sonoma County Junior College District Police Department located at 2032 Armory Drive, Pedroncelli Center, Santa Rosa Campus.
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