PT Program Coordinator, English as a Second Language (ESL)
Division of Liberal Studies
Non-benefited, MCCC position
Primary campus: Lynn, 10 hours per week
This position is a part-time position in the Liberal Studies Division. The workload for this position may take place in Lynn, Danvers, online or in combination.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assist in the recruitment and orientation of new instructional staff.
Submit the class schedule of faculty in the department.
Supervise the development of instructional materials and assist in assessing the effectiveness of the instructional program.
Encourage faculty to develop new methods of instruction.
Convene monthly department meetings. Participate in general faculty functions related to the education program and in-service programs, including Department, Division, and Faculty Staff Meetings.
Serve as a resource person in the ESL Department for part-time faculty and for the college at large.
Maintain currency in discipline.
Assist in curriculum and program development.
Initiate and/or participate in special projects and grants.
Participate in Academic Advising.
Assignment may include day or evening hours and may include assignments in a lab or center as needed.
Maintain department website in concert with ESL Learning Specialists.
Submit necessary forms for Governance Committees as needed, such as forms for new courses or revision of existing courses for Curriculum Committee.
Submit necessary forms such as Purchase Orders for department faculty. (Monitor Departmental funds); administer departmental budget.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
SALARY:$35 per hour. Non-benefited, MCCC position, 10 hours per week.
Application Instructions: Submit resume and cover letter by Monday, October 9, 2017. Applicants selected for an interview will need to provide unofficial transcripts or foreign degree evaluations and the name, address, email and telephone number of at least three current professional references before the interview takes place.
Master's degree or higher in TESL, TESOL, applied linguistics with a TESL emphasis, linguistics with a TESL emphasis, English with a TESL emphasis, or education with a TESL emphasis from a traditional accredited college or university required.
Minimum of three years of recent teaching experience in varied levels of ESL from basic skills through college-preparation courses, including writing at the college level required; community college teaching experience preferred.
Knowledge of current research, methodology and best practices in ESL teaching, language acquisition theories, and ESL instructional materials.
Extensive experience in developing ESL curricula, assessment of language learning and learning outcomes, and student placement.
Demonstrated leadership ability in ESL or ESL-related areas in community colleges such as first year experience courses, grant writing, and program coordination preferred.
Experience in developing and assessing student learning outcomes required.
Experience with the integration of technology, OER, student-oriented software, and multimedia formats in the development and delivery of course instruction preferred.
Experience with Language Lab.
Experience in online and/or hybrid course development and teaching preferred.
Effective oral and written communication skills as well as interpersonal skills required.
Experience collaborating with English composition and developmental English instructors preferred.
Professional involvement in the field of TESL/ESL preferred.
Demonstrated coursework and/or conversational fluency in a foreign language preferred.
Demonstrated track record in innovative, non-traditional modes of instruction and instructional delivery, including contextualized ESL, interdisciplinary teaching, first year experience courses, on-line learning and service learning preferred.
Demonstrated ability to provide leadership and interpersonal connection with a student population that is highly diverse in academic preparation, cultural, socioeconomic, and ethnic backgrounds as well as physical and learning disabilities.
Commitment to the mission of the community college, to teaching excellence, and to the maintenance and continuous improvement of high standards for student learning.
Additional Salary Information: $35 per hour. Non-benefited, MCCC position, 10 hours per week.
NSCC is one of 15 Massachusetts community colleges. The college serves 26 cities and towns along the coastal region from north metropolitan Boston to Cape Ann. Since its founding in 1965, NSCC has grown from a single building to three campuses, and from five to nearly 90 academic programs of study. The college has an urban campus in downtown Lynn, a suburban campus in Danvers and a cosmetology and... culinary center in Middleton. Nearly 35,000 students have graduated from NSCC. The college is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc., through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.