Automotive Adjunct

Northern Virginia Community College
Alexandria, VA
Jan 22, 2021
Jan 25, 2021
Full Time
Basic Function Part-time instructor is needed to teach Automotive at the Alexandris Campus of Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA). The primary responsibility of a faculty member in the Virginia Community College System shall be to provide quality instruction for the students. The major emphasis shall be on good teaching by working with students in classrooms, laboratories, individual conferences, and related activities-to help the student develop their interests and abilities to their fullest capacity to become a better person, a better worker, and a better citizen. Duties and Responsibilities Teach courses in the Automotive program which include but are not limited to the following topics: automotive engines, fuels, power trains, tune-up, alignment and renewable technology. Teaching schedules may include day, evening or weekend depending on the applicants availability and course offerings. Contribute to the Automotive Program at the College and Campus level and help place students within the industry. Minimum Qualifications Associate's in Automotive Technology with demonstrated competency in the automotive field. Preferred Qualifications Experience with auto program student recruitment and placement; ASE Master Technician certified; 5 yrs. of current employment within the automotive field Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Commitment to teaching excellence with an enthusiasm for teaching, the ability to work in a collegial manner with a highly diverse faculty, staff and student populations and the ability to teach in an urban community college setting. Operation of a State Vehicle No Open Date 10/03/2019 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Background Check Statement The selected candidate's offer is contingent upon the successful completion of an extensive criminal background investigation, which may include: fingerprint checks, local agency checks, employment verification, verification of education, credit checks (relevant to employment), and other checks requested by the VCCS and NOVA such as I-9 and E-Verify requirements. Additionally, selected candidates may be required to complete the Commonwealth's Statement of Economic Interest. Additional Information