Trombone Instructor

  • McHenry County College
  • Crystal Lake, IL 60012
  • Apr 25, 2022
Part time / Adjunct Music

Job Description



Position Information


Adjunct Faculty Title Trombone Instructor
Department Music
Job Type Adjunct Faculty
Employee Type Part Time
Academic Year Fall
Course(s) tbd
Anticipated Schedule tbd
Location Main Campus
Pay Rate Information
Per adjunct contract
Position Start Date 08/15/2022
Position End Date  
Position Summary Information


Position Introduction
Proficiency in Trombone performance
Position Summary
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
Essential Responsibilities
-         Proficiency in Trombone performance
-         Experience teaching Trombone 
-         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
Required Qualifications
-         Demonstrated teaching experience 
Other Required Qualifications
-         Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
-         Ability to work from a general outline of duties and responsibilities
-         Ability to perform basic data analysis and synthesis, report creation, process performance, and regulatory or compliance activities
-         Strong organizational skills, detail oriented
-         Ability to work independently within a team concept
-         Ability to establish and maintain relationships
-         Ability to safely lift 25 pounds unassisted
-         Commitment and respect for diversity and MCC Behaviors of Excellence
-         Commitment to the College mission, values, and goals 
-         Strong oral and written communication skills
-         Ability to evaluate and prioritize tasks, problem solving ability
Desired Qualifications  
Applications accepted until the position is filled? No
If No, Application Deadline Date  
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