Tri-County Technical College is seeking a collaborative, energetic, and innovative individual for a Lecturer position in the Welding technology program.
Lecturers will teach assigned courses using systematically planned and delivered instruction for the program; participate in professional development opportunities to maintain competency in teaching and learning strategies; maintain records of student academic progress and attendance, evaluate level of achievement, and assign grades for courses within the program.
Lecturers must teach 18 credit hours or 6 lecture courses each academic term (fall and spring term). For lab/clinical-based programs, lecturers must teach 24 contact hours or 3 lab/clinical experiences that total at least 24 contact hours but not more than 28 contact hours each academic term. Teaching assignments may include both day and evening classes, online classes or hybrid classes on multiple campuses or high school and career center campuses.
Lecturers will serve as intake advisors during peak periods and during the Summer intake peak period, approximately 6-8 weeks (late June – early August) at no more than 20 hours per week. Intake advising will include admissions, career, and academic counseling for prospective students as well as developmental advising for continuing students. Depending on summer enrollment, Lecturers may teach assigned courses and intake advisor hours may be reduced.
Lecturers will be eligible for health insurance under the ACA and PEBA guidelines. Lecturers will be eligible for retirement benefits, as are all temporary employees. Lecturers are not eligible for paid holidays or leave; they are paid only for hours worked under SC State law.
Anticipated Hiring Range: Hourly rates for the teaching portion of this assignment are based on the adjunct pay scales in consideration of the candidate’s education and experience. The intake advising portion will be paid at a flat hourly rate of $17.00/hour.
Minimum Qualifications:Must meet SACS qualifications for the discipline: Associate Degree with 1 year of work experience in welding related field.
Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to applicants with teaching experience in a community college; successful experience using a variety of active and collaborative learning strategies; and experience implementing innovative assessments to measure student learning. Preference give to those providing proof of active and or previously held welding qualifications.
Close Date: 7/22/2018
For more information and to apply visit http://jobs.tctc.edu (Req# 17PT040).
Tri-County Technical College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to creating a learning environment that fosters inclusion, respect for differences and cultural awareness. View our 10 year vision for our challenging future as a Community College that is Transforming Lives, Shaping the Community at our website: www.tctc.edu You can play a visible part in the future of our College, have the ability to collaborate across the College, work and think strategically, and positively impact the lives and success of students and our community in dramatic fashion.
Our benefits include:
-State benefits of health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life and dependent life insurance, long term care insurance, supplemental long term disability, MoneyPlus
-The South Carolina Retirement System, Optional Retirement Plans, Deferred Compensation Program
-Paid Faculty Non-work days or Annual Leave, Sick Leave, and Holidays
-The College closes at 2pm on Fridays
-Professional Development Opportunities
-Wellness Center located at the Pendleton Campus
-Unique collaborative learning environment on beautiful campuses located in upstate of South Carolina
The Upstate of South Carolina is home to more than 200 international companies, the I-85 "boom belt," and a vibrant quality of life, it's easy to see why the Upstate is one of the fastest growing regions in the Nation. The College is nestled in the foothills of the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains, and Atlanta, GA and Charlotte, NC are each only two hours away, while South Carolina's coastal towns and beaches are three to four hours travel.
The Tri-County Technical College service area includes Anderson, Oconee, and Pickens counties. The College is also part of a state-wide system of sixteen technical colleges. More than 7,000 students enroll at the College each year in more than 70 major fields of study, including engineering technology, industrial technology, business, computer and information technology, public service, human services, healthcare, and university transfer programs. Developmental courses are offered for those who need to brush up on basic academic skills. The Continuing Education Division also offers personal and professional development non-credit classes in technical, business, healthcare, and personal interest areas to more than 10,000 community members each year. The main campus is located in historic Pendleton, South Carolina. The College currently has two branch campuses in the nearby cities of Anderson, Easley, and Seneca.
Location/Region: Pendleton, SC (US - 29670)