Internal Posting Only
Open to all Internal and External applicants
Corporate Trainer, IT/PC Software Training (Part-Time)
Restricted Funding (Contingent upon continuation of funding)
Adjunct (Part-Time) Faculty
Faculty Contract Length (i.e. number of paid working months for position)
Central: Contract Trng & Continuing Edu; HDA
Job Open Date
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled
Starting Salary Range
Salary commensurate with education and experience
Varies as needed
Provide Microsoft and other software training to corporate clients as needed. Deliver training based on client's needs and objectives. Establish courses following accepted higher education standards teach students using a variety of effective methodologies and provide engagement and support activities that encourage student learning.
Reports To (Title of individual)
Manager, Corporate College
Provide software training to corporate clients as needed. Be available to deliver classes at a variety of times and locations in response to institutional needs. Assess training needs for clients in conjunction with Corporate College staff. Make continuous efforts to improve the quality of instruction by reviewing and utilizing innovative methodologies, techniques, and delivery methods. Deliver training using relevant training materials such as texts, handouts, class exercises or assessment tools. Plan, develop, and use a variety of teaching methods and materials that assist students in meeting course objectives and which are appropriate for students with differing educational and experiential backgrounds and learning styles. Maintain familiarity with current texts, materials, teaching aids and techniques relative to courses within the discipline and recommend their adoption when appropriate. Maintain accurate records, including class schedules, student rosters, 3-day attendance and grade rosters. Strict observance of these procedures is required for on-going consideration for other training assignments. Attend scheduled meetings with client and Corporate College as requested including Adjunct Faculty Orientation. Sell students on higher level classes using soft sales techniques. Other duties may be assigned.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Education or related field from a regionally accredited institution, indicating academic preparation in the related field required or four (4) years directly related work experience may be substituted in lieu of degree. Level 1: No licenses or certificates related to specific disciplines required. Level 2: One to two (1-2) licenses or certifications related to specific disciplines required. Level 3: Three or more (3) licenses and/or certifications related to specific disciplines required. NOTE: If you are using your college degree or certifications to qualify for this position transcript copies may be submitted in one of three ways: (1) by mail (2) by fax or (3) by electronic attachment to your online application A Transcript Transmittal Coversheet must accompany all faxed or mailed transcripts. A link to this form is located on the home page blue menu to the right of these instructions. HR Employment Services Fax # is (713) 718-8641.
Must be willing to attend certification classes in their discipline as deemed necessary by the department in order to comply with licensing requirements.
Community college, university teaching, or corporate training experience is highly desired. Level 1 - Three to five (3-5) years of demonstrated, subject-related industry experience required. Up to three (3) years experience working in HCC, conducting corporate training preferred. Level 2 - Six to eight (6-8) years of demonstrated, subject-related industry experience required. Four to six (4-6) years experience working in HCC, conducting corporate training required. Level 3 - Nine or more (9+) years of demonstrated, subject-related industry experience required. Seven or more (7+) years experience working in HCC, conducting corporate training required. NOTE: Part-time experience will be counted as half of full-time experience; for example, two (2) years of part-time experience will equal one (1) year of full-time experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills with demonstrated proficiency in both oral and written communication. Willing and able to teach day, evening, or weekend classes at a number of sites around the city. Possess good organizational and planning skills. Demonstrated sensitivity to students with diverse academic, socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds and students with disabilities. Demonstrated ability to inspire and motivate students in a learning-centered environment. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse professional, community, and student population. Self-disciplined and able to effectively manage others. Must be comfortable training in a corporate environment with the ability to interact professionally with corporate clients. Ability to contribute and present innovative ideas for new curricula and programs that combine traditional schedules with new demands from industry schedules.
Computer Skills Requirements
Familiarity with and ability to teach all Microsoft Office Suite (Intro to VBA, and Project a plus) classes. Knowledge and skill in a variety of computer usage and software are required.
Physical Ability Requirements
Security Sensitive Position
Special Instructions for Applying
NOTE: If you are using your college degree or certifications to qualify for this position transcript copies may be submitted in one of three ways: (1) by mail (2) by fax or (3) by electronic attachment to your online application. Electronically scanning transcripts and attaching them as a "pdf" documents to your application ensures that the transcript becomes a part of your online account and is readily available for attachment to subsequent applications throughout HCCS. A completed Transcript Transmittal Coversheet must accompany all faxed or mailed transcripts received in the Human Resources Employment Services Office. A link to this form is located on the home page blue menu to the right of these instructions. HR Employment Services Fax # is (713) 718-8641. Current HCCS employees with transcripts on file may request (in person) copies from the Human Resources Records Department, located at 3100 Main, 3rd Floor. It is your responsibility to ensure that your application packet is complete including relevant transcripts for every position you apply for. Please read each Job Requisition/Job Posting before applying for each position. If you do not understand the employment process or have any questions, contact Employment Services at (713) 718-8565. Please do not send un-requested materials or portfolios. If a portfolio is requested, it will be listed on the Job Requisition/Job Posting or the hiring committee will make the request when arranging for an interview.
Additional Credentialing Process Requirements
Acceptable Evaluation Agencies of international transcripts for US equivalence are listed as follows: Evaluators in Texas Foreign Credential Services, Inc., Austin, TX 512-459-8428 phone http://www.fcsa.biz/ Global Credential Evaluators, College Station, TX 979-690-8912 phone http://www.gcevaluators.com International Academic Credential Evaluators, Denton, TX 940-383-7498 phone http://www.iacei.net SDR Educational Consultants, Houston, TX 713-460-5344 phone http://sdr.netfirms.com SpanTran Educational Services, Inc., Houston, TX 713-266-8805 phone http://www.spantran-edu.org Evaluators Out of State Career Consulting International, Sunrise, FL 800-771-4723 phone http://www.thedegreepeople.com Center for Applied Research Evaluation & Education,Anaheim, CA 714-237-9272 phone http://www.iescaree.com Education Evaluators International, Providence, RI 401-521-5340 phone http://www.educei.com Education International, Wellesley, MA 781-235-7425 phone http://www.educationinternational.org Educational Credential Evaluators, Milwaukee, WI 414-289-3400 phone http://www.ece.org International Education Research Foundation, Inc., Culver City, CA 310-258-9451 phone http://www.ierf.org Josef Silny & Associates, Inc., Miami, FL 305-273-1616 phone http://www.jsilny.com World Education Services, Chicago, New York, Miami 800-937-3895 or 305-358-6688 phone http://www.wes.org firstname.lastname@example.org Evaluations from other agencies may be approved on a case-by-case basis. Contact the Transfer Office (713-718-8535) .
Supplemental Documentation Required
Expert level Certification in Microsoft Office a plus.
Criminal History Background Check Notification
In accordance with HCC policies and procedures, effective September 1, 2005 all new hires (FT/PT) will be required to undergo a pre-employment Criminal History Background Check which may include verification of employment history of any and all personnel files, education/training records, character references; criminal arrests and conviction records; criminal and civil court records; birth records, citizenship records; vehicle registration records; and any other public records. A pre-employment Drug Test and/or Alcohol Test may also be required if the position has been designated a safety-sensitive position or as otherwise required by state and/or federal law.
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