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Rhetoric / Developmental English/Reading Instructor

Danville Area Community College

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Posting Number

Position Title
Rhetoric / Developmental English/Reading Instructor

Position Number

Job Type

Accountability Objective
Rhetoric Instructor (Liberal Arts) will provide classroom instruction in the core Rhetoric and Writing curriculum.
Developmental English Instructor will provide classroom instruction, supervising all aspects of developmental education, curriculum development and revision, student evaluation, and work with the rhetoric faculty to align the programs

Required Qualifications
Master’s Degree in English Composition or related field

Studied or taught composition theory and research methods

Demonstrated effectiveness in the instruction of the following areas: basic English, writing

Demonstrated knowledge of online teaching platforms, capability to develop online courses
Excellent written and oral communication skills Dedicated to student learning

Knowledge of the pedagogy of Developmental Education instruction

Knowledge of ADA compliance regulations

Demonstrated effectiveness working with populations having diverse values and/or coming from varied cultures and backgrounds

Demonstrated ability to use and apply alternative instructional delivery systems to enhance learning

Experienced in curriculum development and learning assessment

Demonstrated ability to work with students and fellow staff members in a strong teaching and learning environment

Desired Qualifications
Experience teaching in post-secondary setting

Ability to easily assimilate into a community college environment

Ability to assist Lead Instructor in textbook adoptions and original text materials

Background in college committee membership


Hours per Week

Full-Time/ Part-Time
Full Time

Minimum Compensation

Open Date

First Consideration By

Closing Date

Open Until Filled

Special Instructions Summary
Essential Job Function


Essential Job Function
Possess a wide range of knowledge, talents, and skills to facilitate making learning factual and enjoyable to the students.

Recommend budgetary revisions, the selection of teaching materials, curriculum revisions,textbooks and supplies to the Division Dean.

Keep abreast of the latest theories of learning through university training, in-serviceeducation and staff meetings, conferences and conventions approved by the College.

Develop and implement instructions, evaluation and assessment techniques, and methodsthat are appropriate and timely for each class.

Demonstrate proficiency in the latest technology. Willingness to incorporate technology inthe classroom.

Ability to effectively communicate with students, colleagues, and deans.

Promote the College by participating internally on campus activities and committees and externally in the communities that it serves.

Maintains professional competency within relevant discipline.

Participates in student recruitment activities.

Assumes other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  • Resume
Optional Documents
  • Cover Letter
  • Transcripts 1
  • Letter of Recommendation 1
  • Transcripts 2
  • Transcripts 3

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