Welding Instructor

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Welding Instructor
VP of Academics
Full-time, Faculty
Sept. 2, 2021
September 2021

JOB DESCRIPTION:

In accordance with the mission of a community college, Welding Technology faculty at Glen Oaks Community College is expected to teach in a range of courses across the curriculum primarily for high school CTE students housed at Constantine, MI high school. The faculty member’s teaching load will be defined as instructing a CTE Welding section in the morning and one in the afternoon five days per week on the high school calendar. Additional adjunct teaching for evening and Saturday college courses may be taught for additional compensation. Faculty are expected to facilitate student learning by designing varied and exciting learning environments, developing and revising course curricula, integrating new technologies, embracing a multicultural environment and participating in academic and K-12 and college committees and meetings.

  • Work with St. Joseph County CTE Director to evaluate curriculum and data annually to assure continuous improvement.
  • Mentor and advise students.
  • Assure instructional outcomes are established for all courses and that they are aligned with the needs of employers and transfer institutions.
  • Plan and prepare instructional course materials, equipment, and other student experiences necessary to facilitate high quality instruction.
  • Upkeep welding lab spaces to ensure a safe and quality learning environment each semester.
  • Assist in planning and leading advisory board meetings.
  • Work with high school principal and other school personnel to ensure policies and procedures are followed as necessary.
  • Facilitate required support services (special education, counseling academic support) available for students.
  • Work collaboratively with the St. Joseph County CTE Consortium to provide state-required reporting information.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Must possess a minimum of an Associate degree or equivalent direct industrial welding experience.
  2. Possess AWS welding certification or able to acquire certification.
  3. Ability to develop and deliver curriculum.
  4. Ability to develop and maintain contact and industry partnerships for students’ internships, guest speakers, field trips and demonstrations.
  5. Strong communication skills (written and verbal).
  6. Experience working with welding industry or related experience.
  7. Preferred teaching experience at the high school and/or college level including classroom, skills laboratory and internships.
  8. Demonstrated sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, ability/disability, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, faculty and staff.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Bachelors or Master’s Degree

To apply: Send cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts, and three professional references to the Human Resources Department, Glen Oaks Community College, 62249 Shimmel Road, Centreville, MI 49032, or e-mail to hr@glenoaks.edu. Position open until September 12, 2021, or until filled.


Glen Oaks Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity, Title IX, Section 504 Employer. This organization participates in E-verify. For more information, please visit the DHS E-verify site.

Math Faculty
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Math Faculty
VP of Academics
Full-Time (Faculty Senate Bargaining Unit member)
August 3, 2021

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
In accordance with the mission of a community college, Mathematics faculty at Glen Oaks Community College are expected to teach in a range of Mathematics courses across the curriculum. Teaching will occur in the classroom and/or online. Faculty are expected to facilitate, assess and document student learning by designing varied and exciting learning environments, developing and revising course curricula, integrating new technologies, embracing a multicultural environment and participating in academic, college and community committees/meetings.

The Academic Area:
The Mathematics discipline at Glen Oaks Community College offers a wide range of courses, both in traditional classroom environments as well as online. Faculty members are encouraged to design new delivery modes and explore innovative pedagogical methods, while assessing student learning outcomes aligned with college and program expectations. There is a particular need for faculty who are familiar with math pathways, quantitative reasoning, corequisite models in developmental mathematics education, and placement processes for mathematics, such as multiple measures, placement instruments/tools, and/or guided self-placement.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Master’s degree or higher in mathematics, or a master’s degree or higher in a related field and 18 graduate semester hours of mathematics courses.
  2. At least 2 years of successful teaching experience at the college level.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Community college mathematics teaching experience with web-based technologies.
  2. Understanding of the mathematics pathways.
  3. Experience developing and teaching corequisite developmental mathematics and key gateway mathematics courses, including quantitative reasoning.
  4. Experience with placement processes for mathematics classes, such as multiple measures, placement instruments, and/or guided self-placement.
  5. Curriculum development experience.
  6. Assessment experience, documenting evidence of student learning.

HOW TO APPLY:

  1. Cover letter and resume. When preparing your cover letter and resume, please refer to the minimum and preferred qualifications. Submitted application materials should specifically address these qualifications and, if applicable, include an equivalency statement.
  2. Contact information for 3 professional references.
  3. Unofficial transcripts of all higher education degrees. Official transcripts and a GOCC employment application will be required at the time of hire.
  4. Teaching Philosophy statement

To apply, submit all required materials to: Glen Oaks Community College, Attn: Human Resources, 62249 Shimmel Road, Centreville, MI 49032, or e-mail to hr@glenoaks.edu. Position open until August 10, 2021, or until filled.


Glen Oaks Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity, Title IX, Section 504 Employer. This organization participates in E-verify. For more information, please visit the DHS E-verify site.