Health Instructor Emeritus Institute Part-time Pool

  • South Orange County Community College District
  • South Orange County Community District, Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo, CA, USA
  • May 08, 2020
Part time / Adjunct   Health Sciences, OT, PT, Kinesiology

Job Description

The Saddleback College Emeritus Institute serves the older population of South Orange County.

 

The Part-Time Instructor will teach lecture/lab split courses in the core subjects of Health, Consumer Health, and Gerontology. Lab portions of health courses include emphases in one or more of the following areas: aerobics, aquatic fitness, balance and mobility, brain health, chair exercise, Pilates, sequential stretching, tai chi, and yoga.

Assignments will include day and evening courses. Teaching assignments will primarily off-campus, throughout South Orange County at various teaching sites with required travel between sites.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

For this position, faculty must have at least one of the following:
1. Bachelor’s degree with a major in health science, health education, physical education, kinesiology, exercise science, dietetics and nutrition, or the equivalency, and either:
(A) Thirty hours or two-semester units of coursework or classwork in understanding the needs of the older adult taken at an accredited institution of higher education or approved by the district.
This requirement may be completed concurrently during the first year of employment as a noncredit instructor;
(B) One year of professional experience working with older adults
OR
2. Associate degree with a major in health science, health education, physical education, kinesiology, exercise science, dietetics and nutrition, or the equivalent; and two years of occupational experience related to the subject of the course taught; and sixty hours or four-semester units of coursework or classwork in understanding the needs of the older adult, taken at an accredited institution of higher education or approved by the district.
This last requirement may be completed concurrently during the first year of employment as a noncredit instructor.

Application Details

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