Position at Brookhaven College in the World Languages Division. Teaches credit courses. Teaches students effectively in assigned classes and maintains office hours for student consultation. Provides students with a written course syllabus. Participates in the evaluation of the instructional process and uses innovative strategies to continually improve learning. Participates in development and support of their discipline by recommending books and materials, revising curricula, and recommending teaching assignments when appropriate. Maintains accurate and complete course records. Performs professional activities and assumes professional responsibilities as agreed upon with the division dean, and works with colleagues to achieve shared goals and visions. Values the collaborative process. Uses knowledge of diverse communities and learning styles and has the ability to incorporate diversity of delivery of such learning styles in instruction. Participates in student advising and registration. Utilizes technology to facilitate learning and to access data, maintain records, generate reports, and communicate with others. Meets professional assignments in accordance with the System’s calendar and contractual obligations. Complies with District’s board policy, state and federal policy, and the student code of conduct as appropriate. Commits to college mission and goals through participating in planning division objectives and budget requests. Serves on and attends college committees as assigned. Participates in campus commencement exercise(s) as required and attends other required college meetings and activities. Participates in his/her own performance appraisal. Demonstrates ability to work effectively with persons from diverse backgrounds. May work with student clubs and/or organizations. Demonstrates verbal and written communication skills to support and enhance effective interaction between District’s and other organizations, businesses and community groups as well as faculty, staff and students from diverse socioeconomic backgrounds. Promotes the college in the community by participating in a variety of marketing activities. Participates in professional development activities. Responsible for providing quality customer service as appropriate to the position. Performs other duties as assigned.
Master’s degree or higher and at least 18 graduate hours in Linguistics, English, Foreign Language, TESOL or Bilingual Education. Excellent oral and written communication skills to interact with students of varying diverse backgrounds. Demonstrated skills in successfully working with diverse populations through experiences such as formal training, and past work experiences. Unofficial transcripts are required at time of submitting application. A criminal background check will be conducted prior to employment with the District.
Position Specific Qualifications
Being a team player and being able to work cooperatively within the vision of the World Languages Division is a plus.
Special Instructions to Applicants
IMPORTANT NOTE :
Credentials from foreign institutions must be evaluated by a DCCCD recognized degree certification agency in order to be considered for the position. Listing of agencies that certify degrees can be found at the District website: www.dcccd.edu; use search box, type in: “agencies that certify”.
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# of Months
Dallas County Community College District - 21 months ago