Cello Instructor

  • McHenry County College
  • Crystal Lake, IL 60012
  • Jun 30, 2021
Full time Music

Job Description



Adjunct Faculty Title Cello Instructor Department Music Job Type Adjunct Faculty Employee Type Part Time Academic Year Fall Course(s) tbd Anticipated Schedule Varies Location Main Campus Pay Rate Information per contract Position Start Date 08/16/2021 Position End Date Position Introduction n/a Position Summary MCC instructors are higher education professionals who champion student learning. They engage and inspire students, applying innovative teaching and learning pedagogies to reach a variety of learners. They assess student learning to ensure student success, staying abreast of current and emerging trends in the discipline. Our instructors collaborate within the College as discipline experts, helping the College to reach its strategic goals through active participation in college committees and by promoting the College to future students throughout our community. Essential Responsibilities Including but are not limited to: -         Teach courses as assigned by the College.-         Proficient teaching courses via in person, blended or online modalities. -         Available to teach daytime, evening, or weekend classes, as needed-         Available for student conferences either before or after class, and by College email if necessary-         Develop syllabus using MCC syllabus template-         Work cooperatively within the department, the division, and throughout the College in striving for educational excellence-         Conduct regular assessment of student learning-         Maintain and submit accurate student and course-related paperwork and data needed for College purposes in a timely fashion-         Document and report attendance daily and maintain and submit accurate attendance records weekly-         Submit grade reports electronically by the required date-         Utilize a variety of teaching styles in order to satisfy the different learning styles of students-         Utilize computer-based instruction and databases when necessary Required Qualifications -         Proficiency in private music instruction-         Experience teaching cello lessons -         Willingness to use educational technology (i.e. course management platform such as Canvas)-         Demonstrated commitment to professional growth, especially regarding contemporary expertise specific to assigned teaching content  -         Commitment to the mission of the community college, and to teaching and motivating community college students in ways appropriate to their diverse backgrounds and learning styles-         Strong communication, organization, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills Other Required Qualifications n/a Desired Qualifications -         Master's degree in Music or Music Education-         Demonstrated teaching experience   Applications accepted until the position is filled? No If No, Application Deadline Date Special Instructions to Applicants n/a

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