Associate Lecturers- (PT) Program for Advancement of Learning (PAL)
August 10, 2018
Higher Education Institution
The Program for Advancement of Learning (PAL) at Curry College is an internationally recognized program, serving students with average to above-average intelligence who have language-based learning disabilities (LD), Attention Deficits (ADHD), and /or Executive Function Disorder (EF). The program's metacognitive approach has been a model for over 40 years. The Program for the Advancement of Learning (PAL) is seeking a candidate to teach these students using strength-based, humanistic/holistic, developmental, and motivational approaches.
The PAL Department at Curry College invites applications for part-time faculty to join our distinguished faculty at the Associate Lecturer level to work one-on-one and in small groups with college-able students (beginning in fall 2018). Scheduling will depend on student schedules and the number of students in the professor’s load. The successful candidate should be able to address current department needs and goals, which include expertise in dealing with issues such as: co-morbid disorders that accompany learning differently, knowledge in educational assessment and cognitive testing, and a current understanding of laws that govern adults with disabilities. Faculty would be expected to advance program goals through metacognitive and transformational teaching and learning. The review of applications will begin immediately.
A Master’s Degree is required. Either Bachelor’s or Master’s degree must be in Education, Special Education, Psychology or a related field is required. Candidates must have experience working with students with learning differences to:
increase metacognitive awareness
enhance self-regulatory skills and behaviors
enhance receptive and expressive language skills
improve and utilize critical and creative thinking skills
become more active and engaged learners
teaching experience in higher education
experience working with faculty from diverse disciplines
Ability to use current assistive technology in educational settings
strong curriculum development and assessment skills
Employment in this position is contingent upon the successful completion of all required pre-employment background checks.
About Curry College
Founded in 1879, Curry College is a private, four-year, liberal arts-based institution located on a wooded 131-acre campus in Milton, MA just seven miles from downtown Boston. Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), Curry College offers 27 undergraduate majors, over 60 minors and concentrations, as well as four graduate programs and a variety of continuing education certificates and programs.
Curry College is an equal opportunity employer that encourages diversity in the workplace and is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in every aspect of its operations.
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